Skip to content

National Sports

Real Madrid denounces racist insult against Vinícius Júnior

Real Madrid denounces racist insult against Vinícius Júnior

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid has denounced the use of racist language to denigrate forward Vinícius Júnior.
Mitchell appointed as chair of Woodbine Entertainment's board of directors

Mitchell appointed as chair of Woodbine Entertainment's board of directors

TORONTO — Longtime industry executive Hugh Mitchell was appointed as chair of Woodbine Entertainment's board of directors Friday. The move is effective immediately.
Jets remove 'C' from Wheeler, will play next season without a captain

Jets remove 'C' from Wheeler, will play next season without a captain

Winnipeg forward Blake Wheeler admitted that being the Jets captain had become a burden, one that he has now been relieved of by new Jets coach Rick Bowness.
Man convicted in killing of ex-Texas Tech basketball star

Man convicted in killing of ex-Texas Tech basketball star

DALLAS (AP) — A jury convicted a 25-year-old man of capital murder Friday in the killing of former Texas Tech basketball star Andre Emmett, who had brief stints with the Memphis Grizzlies and New Jersey Nets after college.
Sharks, Kane reach settlement on termination grievance

Sharks, Kane reach settlement on termination grievance

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Evander Kane and the San Jose Sharks reached a settlement Friday on the grievance he filed over the termination of his contract last season.
Coach John Herdman ponders injuries, form and playing time among Canada roster

Coach John Herdman ponders injuries, form and playing time among Canada roster

TORONTO — With the clock ticking, coach John Herdman offered a glimpse Friday into the player puzzle he is trying to assemble ahead of the Canadian men taking part in the World Cup for the first time in 36 years.
Bouchard leaves match with injury, Marino defeated at Chennai Open

Bouchard leaves match with injury, Marino defeated at Chennai Open

CHENNAI, India — Eugenie Bouchard left her doubles semifinal with an injury while Rebecca Marino was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the singles draw Friday at the Chennai Open tennis tournament. Bouchard, from Westmount, Que.
Toronto FC visits Orlando, knowing its playoff hopes could end in the Florida heat

Toronto FC visits Orlando, knowing its playoff hopes could end in the Florida heat

The door will likely slam this weekend on Toronto FC's faint post-season hopes. But the rebuilding continues at TFC.
Pressure off CF Montreal with MLS playoff position all but secured

Pressure off CF Montreal with MLS playoff position all but secured

MONTREAL — With CF Montreal’s rain-soaked win over Chicago on Tuesday evening at Stade Saputo, the club has done enough to secure home field advantage for the first round of the Major League Soccer Playoffs.
Wynn's goal is always to be disruptive and get to the opposing quarterback

Wynn's goal is always to be disruptive and get to the opposing quarterback

HAMILTON — The defensive formations and schemes in pro football are detailed and complicated but the ultimate goal for Dylan Wynn has never wavered.