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Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse lands same job with Canada's men's team

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse lands same job with Canada's men's team

TORONTO — With a potential deep playoff run cutting in on his summer, and with a new addition to his family on the way, Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse was on the fence when approached with an opportunity to lead Canada's men's basketball team

CP NewsAlert: Italy to host 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan and Cortina

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Italian bid of Milan-Cortina voted by IOC members to host 2026 Winter Olympics. More coming. The Associated Press
Alejandro Pozuelo, Mark-Anthony Kaye going to MLS all-star game

Alejandro Pozuelo, Mark-Anthony Kaye going to MLS all-star game

Toronto FC midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo and Canadian international midfielder Mark-Anthony Kaye of Los Angeles FC have been named to the Major League Soccer all-star roster. The MLS all-stars will face Atletico Madrid on July 31 in Orlando, Fla.

Teenage fullback Jayde Riviere looks remarkably at ease at Women's World Cup

PARIS — In her first senior start for Canada, against Nigeria in April, Jayde Riviere was clattered in a tackle in the first half. The 18-year-old from Pickering, Ont.

Sunday's games

Sunday's Games Women's World Cup England 3 Cameroon 0 France 2 Brazil 1 --- MLB American League Toronto 6 Boston 1 Cleveland 8 Detroit 3 Houston 9 N.Y.
Cavallini, David scores 3 goals, Canada defeats Cuba 7-0

Cavallini, David scores 3 goals, Canada defeats Cuba 7-0

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Coach John Herdman couldn't be happier about the state of Canadian soccer. "Our Canadian football system is starting to produce players," Herdman said. "That's exciting, seeing those youngsters coming through.

Jays' Marcus Stroman responds to Dennis Eckersley's criticism with 1992 ALCS reminder

TORONTO — Hall of Fame pitcher turned broadcaster Dennis Eckersley isn't a fan of Toronto Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman and his behaviour on the mound. Stroman doesn't care.

Canada beats Japan for undefeated weekend in Volleyball Nations League

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Canada went the distance with Japan before coming away with the victory on Sunday to conclude its Volleyball Nations League weekend undefeated. The Canadians needed five sets to beat Japan: 25-18, 26-24, 23-25, 21-25, 15-13.
Stroman, Gurriel lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 6-1

Stroman, Gurriel lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 6-1

BOSTON — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. came strolling out of Toronto's clubhouse to an interview area wearing a wrestling-belt lookalike with a big smile on his face.
Subban excited with trade to Devils

Subban excited with trade to Devils

NEWARK, N.J. — P.K. Subban wasn't exactly shocked Saturday when the six-time NHL defenceman was traded from the Nashville Predators to the New Jersey Devils.