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CBS Sports reporter backtracks on Kaepernick anthem report

CBS Sports reporter backtracks on Kaepernick anthem report

NEW YORK — A CBS Sports reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national anthem if he played in the NFL again, saying he didn't actually discuss the issue with the player when the
NFL star Julian Edelman to read from his new children's book

NFL star Julian Edelman to read from his new children's book

NEWTON, Mass. — NFL star Julian Edelman is getting a different kind of reception these days — as a children's book author.
Black, other Canadians come up short on final day of artistic gymnastics worlds

Black, other Canadians come up short on final day of artistic gymnastics worlds

MONTREAL — Halifax's Ellie Black doesn't want a mistake-filled final day to put a damper on an otherwise successful competition for Canada.
Increased security at Fenway Park for Red Sox playoff game

Increased security at Fenway Park for Red Sox playoff game

BOSTON — The Red Sox and the city of Boston have increased security at Fenway Park playoff for Game 3 of the AL Division Series against the Houston Astros.
Alouettes facing elimination; put 7-game losing run against Eskimos' 6-game skid

Alouettes facing elimination; put 7-game losing run against Eskimos' 6-game skid

MONTREAL — Two hungry, perhaps emotionally fragile teams meet Monday afternoon when the Edmonton Eskimos visit the Montreal Alouettes.
Canadian Soucisse, Firus place fourth in ice dance at Finlandia Open

Canadian Soucisse, Firus place fourth in ice dance at Finlandia Open

ESPOO, Finland — Carolane Soucisse of Chateauguay, Que., and Liam Firus of North Vancouver, B.C., took fourth spot in ice dancing on Sunday to conclude the Finlandia Open figure skating competition.
Raptors sign guard Norman Powell to multi-year contract extension

Raptors sign guard Norman Powell to multi-year contract extension

TORONTO — Norman Powell wasn't expecting to sign a contract extension with the Toronto Raptors when he showed up to training camp last month.
Canada takes gold in men's 3,000-metre relay at short-track World Cup

Canada takes gold in men's 3,000-metre relay at short-track World Cup

DORDRECHT, Netherlands — The Canadian men's 5,000-metre relay team won gold on Sunday to highlight a three-medal day for Canada at a short-track speedskating World Cup.
Rupp 1st American to win men's Chicago Marathon since 2002

Rupp 1st American to win men's Chicago Marathon since 2002

CHICAGO — An American has won the men's Chicago Marathon for the first time since 2002. Galen Rupp crossed the finished line at 2 hours 9 minutes and 20 seconds. Kenyan Abel Kirui came in second, 28 seconds behind Rupp.
Horvat scores twice, Markstrom solid as Canucks open season with win over Oilers

Horvat scores twice, Markstrom solid as Canucks open season with win over Oilers

VANCOUVER — Bo Horvat watched in awe as players across the NHL filled the net over the last four days. When the Vancouver Canucks finally kicked off their season, the 22-year-old centre got in on the action.