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Stampeders down Eskimos 25-9 in quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell's return

Stampeders down Eskimos 25-9 in quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell's return

CALGARY — Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell answered questions about his arm with his arm in Calgary's 25-9 win over the Edmonton Eskimos in Monday's Labour Day game.
Hampered by knee, '18 champ Osaka loses to Bencic at US Open

Hampered by knee, '18 champ Osaka loses to Bencic at US Open

NEW YORK — Naomi Osaka's achy left knee didn't let her serve without pain, so she didn't practice that key part of her game leading into the U.S. Open. The knee also prevented her from covering the court and preparing for shots the way she'd like.
Toro's former coach elated by Canadian's role in Verlander no-hitter

Toro's former coach elated by Canadian's role in Verlander no-hitter

Abraham Toro's former coach wasn't surprised to see the Canadian launch the home run into the Rogers Centre stands that gave Justin Verlander some run support during his latest no-hitter against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Ticats post second-half rally to register Labour Day victory over Argos

Ticats post second-half rally to register Labour Day victory over Argos

HAMILTON — First Dane Evans and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats stopped beating themselves, then they continued their Labour Day domination of the Toronto Argonauts.
September Scramble: MLB playoff spots, intriguing plots

September Scramble: MLB playoff spots, intriguing plots

All-Star ace Luis Severino heating up in the bullpen, maybe. Gavin Lux making his debut, Bruce Bochy saying farewell. Plus playoff spots and seeding.
Camargo, Donaldson hit HRs as Braves beat Blue Jays 6-3

Camargo, Donaldson hit HRs as Braves beat Blue Jays 6-3

ATLANTA — With Bobby Cox in the house, the Atlanta Braves found instant extra motivation.
Carolina's Williams to 'step away' from NHL to start season

Carolina's Williams to 'step away' from NHL to start season

RALEIGH, N.C. — Carolina Hurricanes captain Justin Williams says he is taking a break from the NHL to start this season.
Canada Soccer honours goalkeepers Maxime Crepeau and Sabrina D'Angelo

Canada Soccer honours goalkeepers Maxime Crepeau and Sabrina D'Angelo

TORONTO — Maxime Crepeau and Sabrina D'Angelo have been named Canada Soccer's players of the month for August.

Nurse, who picked up a technical in Game 1: "I'm always going to fight for my team"

DONGGUAN, China — Nick Nurse's frustration had boiled over by early in the second quarter of Canada's opening game of the FIBA World Cup.
Hours before playing for Canada, Ejim was welcoming second son Miles

Hours before playing for Canada, Ejim was welcoming second son Miles

DONGGUAN, China — In the hours before Canada took the floor for their opening game of the FIBA World Cup, Melvin Ejim was glued to his iPhone, watching a beautiful scene play out half a world away.