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Capitals' Alex Ovechkin will travel to China as NHL ambassador

Friday  12:55,   19 july 2019

"I think it is very important to spend time to help make people all over the world see how great a game hockey is," Ovechkin... >>>

Local boy Ashtone Morgan still making his mark in ninth season with Toronto FC

Friday  12:42,   19 july 2019

TORONTO — A rare goal by Ashtone Morgan helped Toronto FC secure the win over the New York Red Bulls on Wednesday night. While scoring is not Morgan's forte, Toronto's longest-serving player still brings plenty to the table without much fanfare.... >>>

The Latest: Woods tees off hoping to make the Open cut

Friday  12:42,   19 july 2019

PORTRUSH, Ireland — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 10:10... >>>

Gregor Chisholm: Blue Jays are getting plenty of opportunities to take stock in a rebuilding season

Friday  10:00,   19 july 2019

One of the biggest in-season benefits of a rebuild, maybe the only benefit, is allowing teams to take stock of their inventory. Deciding which pieces are long-term fits and which ones need to be cast aside. Wins take a back seat to development and... >>>

Cavs' Thompson latest NBAer to forgo Canada's World Cup team

Friday  09:35,   19 july 2019

Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson will not play for his native Canada in this summer's FIBA World Cup, his agent, Rich Paul, told The Athletic's Shams Charania. Thompson has been a mainstay with the Canadian senior men's team since 2012... >>>

Ron Francis has big hopes as GM of Seattle's new NHL club

Friday  09:25,   19 july 2019

SEATTLE — Ron Francis has all kinds of eye-popping statistics attached to his Hall of Fame career. He averaged more than point a game, is second in NHL history in assists behind Wayne Gretzky and fifth in career... >>>

Vancouver 2010 Olympic gold medal sells for $71,600 Cdn at auction

Friday  09:00,   19 july 2019

Freestyle skiing champion Alexei Grishin of Belarus selling medals to raise money to help fund "serious operation" needed by a person close to... >>>

Man arrested after selling phony Connor McDavid signed Oilers jerseys

Friday  08:45,   19 july 2019

Edmonton police have charged a man after a number of people were sold Oilers jerseys with fake Connor McDavid... >>>

Dave Feschuk: Charity will stay at home, but will Leafs forward Mitch Marner do the same?

Friday  08:35,   19 july 2019

Given that the Maple Leafs remain ensconced in a currently motionless contract stalemate with star restricted free agent Mitch Marner, the hockey club can only hope that nights like Thursday remind Marner of something... >>>

Nike Countersues Kawhi Leonard in Ongoing Battle Over 'The Klaw' Logo

Friday  08:25,   19 july 2019

The legal battle between Nike and Kawhi Leonard continues as the now-Clippers star maintains his stance as being the sole author and originator of "The Klaw"... >>>

Marner 'probably not' attending training camp without contract

Friday  08:10,   19 july 2019

Toronto Maple Leafs restricted free-agent forward Mitch Marner danced around contractual questions as he does around opposing players during media appearances at his own charity event Thursday, but he did make one thing clear. Marner told's... >>>

Calgary Stampeders bounce back with 26-16 win over Toronto Argonauts

Friday  08:05,   19 july 2019

CALGARY — Juwan Brescacin hauled in a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Nick Arbuckle to lead the Calgary Stampeders to a 26-16 win over the Toronto Argonauts at McMahon Stadium on Thursday. Tre Roberson also ran back a fumble for a... >>>

Chris Sale snaps Fenway losing streak, beats Blue Jays 5-0

Thursday  23:50,   18 july 2019

Chris Sale and two relievers combined on a two-hitter, and the Boston Red Sox left-hander struck out 12 in six innings Thursday for his first regular-season win at Fenway Park in more than a year with a 5-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. Sale... >>>

Holmes leads crowded leaderboard by 1 at The Open

Thursday  23:50,   18 july 2019

J.B. Holmes fired a 5-under 66 in Round 1 of the Open Championship to lead by one shot at Royal Portrush and kick off the season's final... >>>

Jalen Rose on why Kemba Walker will reach a new level with the Celtics

Thursday  22:16,   18 july 2019

Can Kemba Walker become a top-10 player in... >>>