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Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-sign Canadian offensive lineman Jesse Gibbon

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed Canadian offensive lineman Jesse Gibbon on Friday. Gibbon, 25, appeared in 14 regular-season games with Hamilton, starting two, in 2021. The six-foot-five, 300-pound native of Waterloo, Ont.

Montreal Alouettes sign veteran quarterback Davis, release Shiltz

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes signed American quarterback Dominique Davis to a one-year deal Friday. Davis spent the last three seasons with the Ottawa Redblacks after starting his CFL career with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2015-17).

Calgary Stampeders re-sign Canadian receiver Richie Sindani

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders re-signed Canadian receiver Richie Sindani on Friday. The six-foot-two, 216-pound Regina native was slated to become a free agent Tuesday. Sindani appeared in all 14 regular-season games last season, starting one.

Veteran offensive lineman Gott signs one-day contact to retire as Ottawa Redblack

OTTAWA — Veteran offensive lineman Jon Gott signed a one-day contract with the Ottawa Redblacks on Friday to retire as a member of the CFL franchise. "It just felt like the right time," said Gott, who last played for Ottawa in 2018.
Quebec middleweight Marc-Andre Barriault believes he's found recipe for UFC success

Quebec middleweight Marc-Andre Barriault believes he's found recipe for UFC success

Quebec middleweight Marc-Andre (Powerbar) Barriault is a long way from his hometown of Gatineau, Que., and former training base of Quebec City these days.

CFL begins search for new board chairman

TORONTO — The CFL's board of governors will begin searching for a new chairman. The league made the announcement Friday, adding the board is following a recommendation put forth by Dale Lastman, the current chairman.
Curlers right the ship, figure skaters struggle as Canada seeks to defend gold medals

Curlers right the ship, figure skaters struggle as Canada seeks to defend gold medals

BEIJING — Canada's defence of its Olympic mixed doubles curling gold medal is looking a lot more promising. The path to repeating as figure skating team champions, however, is on perilously thin ice.
Raptors win in OT against Bulls for fourth straight victory as VanVleet is celebrated

Raptors win in OT against Bulls for fourth straight victory as VanVleet is celebrated

TORONTO — Upon hearing the news, his Toronto Raptors teammates swarmed him pre-game in a mob of unbridled joy. His former teammate DeMar DeRozan, made a point to find him during warm-ups to offer his own congratulations.

Fleury returns for COVID-19 isolation to post win at Scotties

Skip Tracy Fleury came out of COVID-19 isolation to throw a last-rock takeout to give her Wild Card 1 team from Manitoba an 8-6 win over Northern Ontario’s Krista McCarville Thursday to lock up first place in Pool A at the Scotties Tournament of Hear
Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet selected as all-star reserve

Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet selected as all-star reserve

Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet has been selected as a reserve for the 2022 NBA All-Star Game. He was voted in for the first time in his career by a panel of the NBA’s 30 head coaches.
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