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Toronto Maple Leafs fans are excited about John Tavares joining the team.

Toronto Maple Leafs fans have taken to social media to express their excitement about the team's latest acquisition, John Tavares. The Mississauga, Ont.
Argonauts tab back-up QB James Franklin as starter against Eskimos

Argonauts tab back-up QB James Franklin as starter against Eskimos

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts are handing the ball to back-up James Franklin this week, but the team's not quite ready to call him their No. 1 quarterback just yet.
Wild brawl mars Australia-Philippines basketball game

Wild brawl mars Australia-Philippines basketball game

MANILA, Philippines — Basketball's international governing body has opened disciplinary hearings against Australia and the Philippines after a wild brawl that included Milwaukee Bucks forward Thon Maker broke out in their Basketball World Cup qualify
Blue Jays players looking forward to Bautista's return to Toronto

Blue Jays players looking forward to Bautista's return to Toronto

TORONTO — Joe Biagini's first interaction with Jose Bautista gave him two simultaneous perspectives of the former Blue Jays slugger.
Froome cleared of doping by UCI ahead of Tour de France

Froome cleared of doping by UCI ahead of Tour de France

Chris Froome was cleared of doping by the International Cycling Union on Monday in a decision that will allow him to pursue a record-tying fifth Tour de France title later this week.

Veteran guard Kim Gaucher back guiding Canada's women's basketball team

TORONTO — Kim Gaucher had planned to hang up her Canadian national team jersey after the 2016 Rio Olympics.
LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

CLEVELAND — LeBron James is leaving home for Hollywood and an iconic team. The Los Angeles Lakers have a new superstar — L.A.-Bron.
Whitecaps create chances, but can't score in 1-0 loss to Colorado

Whitecaps create chances, but can't score in 1-0 loss to Colorado

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps did a lot of things well, they just weren't good enough to score the goals they needed in a 1-0 loss to the Colorado Rapids Sunday.
Toronto FC's ill-fated season continues in 1-0 loss to New York Red Bulls

Toronto FC's ill-fated season continues in 1-0 loss to New York Red Bulls

TORONTO — It's a measure of Toronto FC's ill-fated 2018 season that the MLS champions were awarded a penalty, limited the New York Red Bulls to just two shots on target and still lost 1-0 Sunday.
Going Home: Star free-agent centre John Tavares signs with Toronto Maple Leafs

Going Home: Star free-agent centre John Tavares signs with Toronto Maple Leafs

TORONTO — John Tavares spent a lot of Saturday walking the length of his pool — back and forth, back and forth — trying to make what felt like an impossible decision.