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Seven Canadian boats advance to semifinals at world rowing championships

LINZ, Austria — Seven Canadian teams advanced to the semifinals in Wednesday's action at the world rowing championships. Maxwell Lattimer of Delta, B.C.
Draisaitl on Puljujarvi: 'It seems like he doesn't want to be on our team'

Draisaitl on Puljujarvi: 'It seems like he doesn't want to be on our team'

TORONTO — Leon Draisaitl hopes Jesse Puljujarvi has a change of heart. If he doesn't and snubs a potential return to the Edmonton Oilers' fold, that's also fine. "You want guys to pan out and you want guys to help you on your team," Draisaitl said.
TFC's Laryea, Cavalry FC's Carducci called up for Canada games against Cuba

TFC's Laryea, Cavalry FC's Carducci called up for Canada games against Cuba

TORONTO — Looking to put the sting of Canada's disappointing Gold Cup exit behind him, coach John Herdman has summoned three uncapped players and called up several others for the first time in 2019 for next month's CONCACAF Nations League matches aga
Stars of women's hockey announce own tour with first stop Toronto

Stars of women's hockey announce own tour with first stop Toronto

The biggest names in Canadian women's hockey will play in a series of games organized by their union in an effort to push their game forward.
Bombers facing more adversity heading into showdown with Roughriders

Bombers facing more adversity heading into showdown with Roughriders

Head coach Mike O'Shea and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have more adversity to deal with. The West Division-leading Bombers (8-2) will open an important home-and-home series with the Saskatchewan Roughriders (6-3) on Sunday in Regina.
Veteran hockey analyst Nick Kypreos parting ways with Sportsnet

Veteran hockey analyst Nick Kypreos parting ways with Sportsnet

TORONTO — Two veterans of Sportsnet's hockey coverage have announced they are parting ways with the cable network.
Jefferson, Harris, Wynn named CFL's top performers for August

Jefferson, Harris, Wynn named CFL's top performers for August

TORONTO — Winnipeg defensive lineman Willie Jefferson, Edmonton quarterback Trevor Harris and Hamilton defensive tackle Dylan Wynn are the CFL top performers for August.
Research project to examine head injuries sustained during varsity football

Research project to examine head injuries sustained during varsity football

Montreal researchers have enlisted members of three varsity football teams for a study into head injuries players sustain on the field.
Top women's hockey players announce series of tournaments

Top women's hockey players announce series of tournaments

Growing up, Kendall Coyne Schofield recalled how her dreams of playing hockey ended at college, or maybe the Winter Games — something the two-time U.S. Olympian forward eventually would achieve.
Canada's Conners hopes impressive season leads to Presidents Cup spot

Canada's Conners hopes impressive season leads to Presidents Cup spot

While signing autographs at the 2018 Valero Texas Open, Corey Conners told a group of young fans he'd give away his hat to the first person that could say what his name was. It was a contest without a winner.