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Edmonton Oilers fans crowd downtown, chanting and honking ahead of Stanley Cup Game 7

Edmonton Oilers fans crowd downtown, chanting and honking ahead of Stanley Cup Game 7

EDMONTON — Hours before the puck was set to drop Monday to decide the Stanley Cup, a wave of Edmonton Oilers fans overwhelmed the city's downtown, sluicing merrily through sidewalks, streets and patio bars to the continuous primal honk of car horns.
Raptors and Scottie Barnes agree on $225M extension, which could grow to about $270M, AP source says

Raptors and Scottie Barnes agree on $225M extension, which could grow to about $270M, AP source says

Scottie Barnes and the Toronto Raptors have agreed to terms on a max extension, one that will be worth about $225 million over five years and could reach about $270 million if he meets supermax criteria, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monda
Blue Bombers to put standout receiver Dalton Schoen on six-game injured list

Blue Bombers to put standout receiver Dalton Schoen on six-game injured list

WINNIPEG — Add receivers Dalton Schoen and Keric Wheatfall to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers' growing list of walking wounded. Winnipeg head coach Mike O'Shea told reporters Monday that Schoen will go on the six-game injured list.
Much-changed Spain beats Albania 1-0 at Euro 2024 to finish perfect group stage

Much-changed Spain beats Albania 1-0 at Euro 2024 to finish perfect group stage

DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Spain changed almost its entire lineup and still kept up its victorious start to the European Championship with a 1-0 win over Albania, which was eliminated on Monday.
Zaccagni scores in injury time for Italy to advance at Euro 2024 with draw against Croatia

Zaccagni scores in injury time for Italy to advance at Euro 2024 with draw against Croatia

LEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Italy substitute Mattia Zaccagni scored in the last minute of stoppage time for Italy to advance to the knockout stage of Euro 2024 after drawing Croatia 1-1 on Monday.
Fernandez through to second round at Eastbourne, Andreescu loses in Bad Homburg

Fernandez through to second round at Eastbourne, Andreescu loses in Bad Homburg

Canada's Leylah Fernandez continued her Wimbledon preparation with a 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 win over seventh seed Barbora Krejcikova on first-round action Monday at the Rothesay International grass-court tennis tournament. Fernandez, from Laval, Que.
Croatia star Luka Modric becomes the oldest goal-scorer at a European Championship

Croatia star Luka Modric becomes the oldest goal-scorer at a European Championship

LEIPZIG, Germany (AP) — Croatia veteran Luka Modric has scored against Italy to become the oldest goal-scorer ever at a European Championship.
Canada's Olympic golf team complete as Henderson, Sharp join squad

Canada's Olympic golf team complete as Henderson, Sharp join squad

CALGARY — A busy summer schedule for Brooke Henderson will include two high-profile events where she’ll proudly represent her home country.
Canadians Diallo, Galarneau advance to second round of Wimbledon qualifying

Canadians Diallo, Galarneau advance to second round of Wimbledon qualifying

LONDON — Canadians Gabriel Diallo and Alexis Galarneau moved to the second round of Wimbledon qualifying with wins Monday at the All England Club. The 22-year-old Diallo, from Montreal, posted a 6-7 (8), 6-1, 7-6 (6) win over Tunisia's Aziz Dougaz.
Tokyo medallist Vincent leads Canada's sprint canoe/kayak team into Paris Olympics

Tokyo medallist Vincent leads Canada's sprint canoe/kayak team into Paris Olympics

MONTREAL — Olympic medallist Katie Vincent will lead Canada's canoe/kayak sprint team at the Paris Games this summer. Canoe Kayak Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee announced Canada's 13-athlete roster for the Games on Monday.