Skip to content

National Sports

MLB to start on time after players reject delay

MLB to start on time after players reject delay

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball will proceed with an on-time start to spring training and the season after players rejected a plan Monday night to delay reporting by a more than a month.
Canadian Bianca Andreescu withdraws from Australian Open tune-up tournament

Canadian Bianca Andreescu withdraws from Australian Open tune-up tournament

Canadian Bianca Andreescu will skip this week's Grampians Trophy and instead return to action at the Australian Open.

AHL's Canadian Division won't start 2020-21 season this weekend, awaiting schedule

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The American Hockey League's Canadian Division will have to wait a little bit longer to start their 2020-21 season.
O'Ree's hockey stick reminds Trudeau daily of the work needed to combat racism

O'Ree's hockey stick reminds Trudeau daily of the work needed to combat racism

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he keeps a signed hockey stick from "living legend" Willie O'Ree as a constant reminder of the work that remains to combat racism.
All-star receiver Bryan Burnham takes hometown discount to re-sign with B.C. Lions

All-star receiver Bryan Burnham takes hometown discount to re-sign with B.C. Lions

VANCOUVER — When it finally became clear that Bryan Burnham would, in fact, return to the B.C. Lions, the star receiver made an important video call. He knew Mike Reilly, the team's marquee quarterback, was eagerly awaiting news.
Global pandemic creating no shortage of challenges for CFL teams entering free agency

Global pandemic creating no shortage of challenges for CFL teams entering free agency

The harsh reality of CFL economics helped John Hufnagel pull the trigger.
Argonauts sign quarterback Nick Arbuckle, agree to terms with receiver Eric Rogers

Argonauts sign quarterback Nick Arbuckle, agree to terms with receiver Eric Rogers

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts have signed quarterback Nick Arbuckle to a one-year deal and have signed receiver Eric Rogers two days after acquiring for his rights from Calgary.
Canadian flyweight Gillian (The Savage) Robertson faces Miranda Maverick at UFC 258

Canadian flyweight Gillian (The Savage) Robertson faces Miranda Maverick at UFC 258

TORONTO — Canadian flyweight Gillian (The Savage) Robertson will look to bounce back from a December loss when she takes on American Miranda (Fear The) Maverick at UFC 258 on Feb. 13 in Las Vegas.
Dutch-born defender Frank Sturing enjoys first taste of life with Canada soccer team

Dutch-born defender Frank Sturing enjoys first taste of life with Canada soccer team

Frank Sturing enjoyed his first camp with the Canadian soccer team. Now the Dutch-born defender hopes he made a good enough first impression to get invited back. Visiting Canada for the first time is also on his to-do list.
Edmonton Football Team hires Jaime Elizondo as new head coach/offensive co-ordinator

Edmonton Football Team hires Jaime Elizondo as new head coach/offensive co-ordinator

EDMONTON — Jaime Elizondo, Brock Sunderland and Trevor Harris are all together again. Elizondo was hired as the head coach of the Edmonton Football Team on Monday and will also serve as the offensive co-ordinator and quarterback coach.