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Blue Jays hold on for 7-5 win over Rangers after 6-run 1st

Blue Jays hold on for 7-5 win over Rangers after 6-run 1st

ARLINGTON, Texas — Darwin Barney's two-run homer capped a big first inning and was just enough for the Toronto Blue Jays to earn a victory — and again get within one game of their first .500 record this season.
Award nominees McDavid, Matthews already starting to define NHL's next generation

Award nominees McDavid, Matthews already starting to define NHL's next generation

Wayne Gretzky and Bobby Orr made sure they were in Toronto to witness the first NHL meeting between Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews. McDavid and Matthews didn't see what the big deal was, but to those on the outside the significance was clear.
Vegas Golden Knights play long game at NHL expansion draft, focus on future

Vegas Golden Knights play long game at NHL expansion draft, focus on future

The Vegas Golden Knights played the long game in constructing the base of their first very NHL roster.
Mancosu, Altidore trade goals as Impact, TFC draw 1-1 in Canadian Championship

Mancosu, Altidore trade goals as Impact, TFC draw 1-1 in Canadian Championship

MONTREAL — It was a 1-1 draw, but Toronto FC emerged with the advantage after an intense, if somewhat sloppy, encounter with the Montreal Impact.
How and where OJ Simpson's parole hearing will take place

How and where OJ Simpson's parole hearing will take place

LAS VEGAS — Nevada parole officials have set a July 20 date to decide whether O.J.

Canada's Kadeisha Buchanan nominated for ESPY as best female college athlete

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Canadian Kadeisha Buchanan was nominated for best female college athlete at the ESPYs on Wednesday after leading the West Virginia University women's soccer team to the NCAA final. Buchanan, from Brampton, Ont.

Grey Cup rematch highlights the opening week of CFL regular season

Dave Dickenson isn't sure the CFL has done the Calgary Stampeders any favours. Calgary opens the 2017 season with a home-and-home series against the Ottawa Redblacks, the defending Grey Cup champions.
Former NFL head coach Jon Gruden praises Argos coach Marc Trestman

Former NFL head coach Jon Gruden praises Argos coach Marc Trestman

TORONTO — Jon Gruden is one reason why Marc Trestman is still a football coach.
Henderson returns home to recharge as she prepares for busy stretch on tour

Henderson returns home to recharge as she prepares for busy stretch on tour

OTTAWA — Canadian Brooke Henderson returned home Wednesday to recharge after her first LPGA Tour victory of the season and help promote this summer's CP Women's Open near her hometown.

Alouettes ditch school bus rides to practice, look forward to charter flights

MONTREAL — There will be no more travelling to practice in yellow school buses for the Montreal Alouettes.