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Victorious Raptors cancel their return to Toronto after becoming NBA champs

Victorious Raptors cancel their return to Toronto after becoming NBA champs

TORONTO — Some Raptors players returned to Toronto on Saturday night for the first time since their electrifying NBA championship win south of the border.
Rookie Yordan Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2

Rookie Yordan Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2

HOUSTON — Yordan Alvarez has quickly become a huge hit for the injury-depleted Houston Astros. The 21-year-old rookie from Cuba homered again, connecting for an upper-deck shot Saturday to send the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2.
AP Source: Lakers, Pelicans, agree on Anthony Davis trade

AP Source: Lakers, Pelicans, agree on Anthony Davis trade

NEW ORLEANS — Several people familiar with the situation say the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade disgruntled six-time All-Star Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for point guard Lonzo Ball, forward Brandon Ingram, shooting guard Josh H

Henderson lead Meijer LPGA Classic; Thompson makes big move

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Brooke Henderson birdied the final three holes Saturday for a 3-under 69 and a two-stroke lead over Annie Park in the Meijer LPGA Classic, with Lexi Thompson three shots back after matching the course record with a 62.
Canada beats New Zealand 2-0, qualifies for round of 16 at Women's World Cup

Canada beats New Zealand 2-0, qualifies for round of 16 at Women's World Cup

GRENOBLE, France — Two wins in as many games for Canada at the Women's World Cup. And coach Kenneth Heiner-Moller sees even better things ahead.

Canada's rugby sevens women's team qualifies for 2010 Tokyo Olympics

BIARRITZ, France — The Canadian rugby sevens women's team has qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues

ST. LOUIS — It rained on the Blues' parade, but nobody seemed to mind. Hundreds of thousands of people lined the streets of downtown St.

Belgium edges Canada 68-64 in women's basketball exhibition matchup

BRUSSELS — Canada's women's basketball team continued an exhibition tour with a 68-64 loss to host Belgium on Saturday. Tied 62-62 with under a minute to play, Belgium took the lead for good on a clutch three-pointer with just 35 seconds to play.

Wolfpack increase lead atop Betfred Championship standings with 70-8 rout of Rams

TORONTO — Liam Kay scored two tries, including the 150th of his career, as the Toronto Wolfpack routed the Dewsbury Rams 70-8 in rugby league action Saturday.
How 'Raptor Foot' went from street performance to unofficial NBA anthem

How 'Raptor Foot' went from street performance to unofficial NBA anthem

TORONTO — When Toronto Raptors fans gather to watch the NBA champions' parade on Monday, echoes of the "Raptor Foot" won't be far behind.