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Trudeau says Canadiens' selection of Logan Mailloux shows 'lack of judgment'

Trudeau says Canadiens' selection of Logan Mailloux shows 'lack of judgment'

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday he's not happy with the Montreal Canadiens' draft selection of a player convicted of a sex-related offence. "As a lifelong Habs fan, I have to say I am deeply disappointed by the decision.
Bauer's administrative leave extended through Aug 6

Bauer's administrative leave extended through Aug 6

NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave was extended by 10 days through Aug.
Colorado acquires Canadian Mark-Anthony Kaye in million-dollar deal with LAFC

Colorado acquires Canadian Mark-Anthony Kaye in million-dollar deal with LAFC

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — The Colorado Rapids acquired Canadian international midfielder Mark-Anthony Kaye in a million-dollar deal with Los Angeles FC on Tuesday.
Canucks goalie Braden Holtby, Oilers forward James Neal set for buyouts

Canucks goalie Braden Holtby, Oilers forward James Neal set for buyouts

The Vancouver Canucks have placed goalie Braden Holtby on waivers ahead of a buyout. The 31-year-old netminder came to Vancouver in free agency last year, signing a two-year deal with an average annual value of US$4.3 million.
Vancouver Canucks sign forward Conor Garland to five-year, US$24.75-million deal

Vancouver Canucks sign forward Conor Garland to five-year, US$24.75-million deal

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have locked up one of their latest acquisitions, signing forward Conor Garland to a five-year contract. The club says the deal comes with an average annual value of US$4.95 million.

Weightlifter Maude Charron leads the way as Canadian women win four more medals

Canadian women continued their winning ways at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday as Maude Charron's weightlifting gold capped off a four-medal day for Canada's athletes. Charron, from Rimouski, Que.
Rough day for stars Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka at Olympics

Rough day for stars Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka at Olympics

TOKYO — Simone Biles came into the Olympics as perhaps the biggest star of the Games. Naomi Osaka was such a big headline act that she was given the honor to light the Olympic flame in her native country.
Canadian weightlifter Charron wins Canada's second gold in Tokyo

Canadian weightlifter Charron wins Canada's second gold in Tokyo

TOKYO — Weightlifter Maude Charron has won Canada's second gold medal at the Tokyo Games. Charron, from Rimouski, Que.
Tokyo reports record virus cases days after Olympics begin

Tokyo reports record virus cases days after Olympics begin

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's capital, Tokyo, reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, days after the Olympics began.

Beauchemin-Pinard wins Canada's second judo bronze medal in Tokyo

TOKYO — Canada's Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard has won Canada's second judo medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a bronze in the women's under-63-kilogram competition. The judoka from St-Hubert, Que.