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Calgary Cavalry advance to meet Vancouver Whitecaps in Canadian championship

Calgary Cavalry is the first Canadian Premier League club through to the third round of the Canadian championship with a 2-1 win Tuesday over Hamilton Forge. Calgary won the two-leg series on aggregate.
Means leads Orioles past Blue Jays 4-2 in series opener

Means leads Orioles past Blue Jays 4-2 in series opener

Baltimore Orioles rookie John Means admittedly had to grind through his latest start. Nonetheless, he was still able to put his team in position for a much-needed win.
Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him

Ex-slugger David Ortiz had counted on fans to protect him

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Beloved in his hometown, David Ortíz travelled the dangerous streets of Santo Domingo with little or no security, trusting in his fans to protect him.
Road warrior Blues unfazed by Cup Final Game 7 in Boston

Road warrior Blues unfazed by Cup Final Game 7 in Boston

BOSTON — If the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins in Game 7, perhaps Steve Hatze Petros should get his name on the Stanley Cup.
Blue Bombers' Andrew Harris looking to build off back-to-back rushing titles

Blue Bombers' Andrew Harris looking to build off back-to-back rushing titles

WINNIPEG — Andrew Harris has the opportunity to make Blue Bombers history this season. The all-star running back enters his 10th CFL season on the heels of consecutive league rushing titles. No Winnipeg tailback has ever claimed three straight.
Alex Morgan has 5 goals as US routs Thailand 13-0

Alex Morgan has 5 goals as US routs Thailand 13-0

REIMS, France — Thailand was never a real threat to the U.S. national team. Even so, the three-time Women's World Cup champions had no desire to go easy on a lesser opponent in their opening game. Goals matter in the group stage.
Canadian junior Fernandez hope to follow Henin's footsteps after French title

Canadian junior Fernandez hope to follow Henin's footsteps after French title

MONTREAL — Canada's Leylah Annie Fernandez achieved her primary goal for this season by winning the French Open junior girls' singles title, but now an even more daunting task awaits her — making the transition to the pro tour.
Defending Grey Cup champion Calgary Stampeders retain great expectations

Defending Grey Cup champion Calgary Stampeders retain great expectations

CALGARY — Winning last year's Grey Cup after losing to underdog teams two straight years was a pressure valve release for the Calgary Stampeders.
Thousands of Raptors fans left in the dark as Bell, Rogers outages affect Game 5

Thousands of Raptors fans left in the dark as Bell, Rogers outages affect Game 5

TORONTO — Thousands of Toronto Raptors fans were left hanging in the pivotal moments of Game 5 at the NBA Finals as technical glitches beset the country's broadcasters.

Sportsnet: Record average audience of 6.4 million tuned in for Game 5

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors may have missed a chance to close out their first NBA championship, but they were a winner once again in the ratings. Sportsnet announced Tuesday that it set another Canadian record for an NBA game with an average of 6.