Steve Yzerman spoke with hosts Rob Pizzo and Cassie Campbell-Pascall on Hockey Night in Canada Radio on SiriusXM on Thursday about Stamkos's recovery progress and how that will factor in the decision to name him to the Olympic roster.
The Toronto Maple Leafs' losing streak is over. It didn't come easy after giving up a late power-play goal, but the Leafs snapped their five-game skid by beating the Dallas Stars 3-2 in overtime Thursday night at Air Canada Centre.
Nelson Mandela's death left world soccer in deep mourning, FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Thursday, while new International Olympic Committee head Thomas Bach paid tribute to the anti-apartheid icon as a man who understood the unifying power of sport. Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95.