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The Canadian Paralympic Committee's slogan coming into Pyeongchang was "Greatness is Rare" - but for 10 days in South Korea, Canada's 55 athletes, the largest winter delegation ever, proved greatness was abundant.
Para nordic star Mark Arendz carried Canada's flag into the closing ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, as the Canadian contingent celebrated its best-ever Winter Paralympics performance.
Canada's para ice hockey players could barely watch as a massive U.S. flag was brought out onto the ice by the gold-winning Americans. But for veteran Canadians who have experienced the highs and lows of the Paralympics, they know the future looks bright.
Here's a quick recap of all the important Paralympic news you might have missed overnight.
Canada's para ice hockey team lost an overtime thriller to the United States in the gold-medal game, falling 2-1 at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
The Paralympic movement has grown significantly in the past 30 years and it will continue to progress thanks to a partnership with the International Olympic Committee that runs until 2032.
Freshman guard Jordan Poole squared up and drained a long three-pointer at the buzzer, giving third-seeded Michigan a heart-stopping 64-63 victory over No. 6 seed Houston in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night.
Curtis McElhinney made 33 saves for his third shutout of the season as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-0 Saturday to extend their club-record home winning streak to 12 straight games.
In his first game against his former team, newly acquired Maple Leaf Tomas Plekanec is shown some love by his former teammates.
Markus Nutivaara scored a power-play goal in the second period, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 22 shots, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Saturday night.
Para nordic star Mark Arendz was named Canada's flag-bearer for the closing ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Arendz has won five medals so far at the Games, including a long-coveted biathlon gold and his first cross-country medals
The Winnipeg Jets can thank their own St. Patrik for their success this season and potentially for years to come.
Canadian triple Olympic sprint medallist Andre De Grasse has withdrawn from next month's Commonwealth Games to concentrate on his fitness for the outdoor season, he said on Friday.
Canada alternate Shannon Birchard was expecting to chat about the start of Saturday's opening game when she joined her teammates at ice level for the fifth-end break. Instead vice-skip Kaitlyn Lawes handed her a broom and asked if she wanted to make her world championship debut.
A report on Calgary's potential Olympic bid released Friday incorrectly stated that the city had confirmed financial support from the federal and provincial governments.
Morocco would need to spend almost $16 billion to prepare to host the 2026 World Cup, with every proposed stadium and training ground built from scratch or renovated, the bid said Saturday.
Canadian Charles Hamelin won gold in the men's 1,500-metre event Saturday at the ISU world short-track speed skating championships in Montreal.
Canadian Ted-Jan Bloemen will finish atop the World Cup standings after earning a fifth-place result in the men's 5,000-metre long track race at the finals in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday.
Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina defeated Canada's Milos Raonic in straight sets to advance to the finals at Indian Wells on Sunday.
One minute Dmitry Kulikov was feeling fine, the next moment he wasn't. And now the Winnipeg Jets' defenseman will undergo back surgery and miss at least eight weeks.