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Goaltender Mikey DiPietro looking to do something special with 67's playoff run

Goaltender Mikey DiPietro looking to do something special with 67's playoff run

TORONTO — Between a mid-season trade, heartbreak at the world junior championship and a disappointing NHL debut with the Vancouver Canucks, Mikey DiPietro hasn't had many reasons to smile this season.

Canada's Carleton named top small forward by Women's Basketball Coaches Association

Canadian guard Bridget Carleton has been named the winner of the 2019 Cheryl Miller Small Forward Award after her stellar season at Iowa State. The native of Chatham, Ont.
Whitecaps must contain Galaxy's Ibrahimovic in quest for season's first win

Whitecaps must contain Galaxy's Ibrahimovic in quest for season's first win

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps know what they'll be facing if star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic takes the field on Friday. The larger-than-life Swedish forward had two goals in his return to the L.A. Galaxy's lineup last weekend.

Iowa State guard Wigginton latest Canadian to declare for NBA draft

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State guard Lindell Wigginton is the latest Canadian to declare himself eligible for this year's NBA draft. Wigginton, a sophomore from Dartmouth, N.S.
Bichette content to wait for his chance to join youth movement in Toronto

Bichette content to wait for his chance to join youth movement in Toronto

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Despite a torrid spring training and an obvious youth movement underway in Toronto, Bo Bichette is content — for now — with being one step away from his Blue Jays debut.

Brazilian fullback Auro described as questionable for Toronto FC game

TORONTO — Brazilian fullback Auro is questionable for Toronto's FC's home game Saturday against the visiting Chicago Fire. Coach Greg Vanney said Auro was feeling soreness in his semitendinosus muscle, located in the high hamstring area.
Canada's Beckie ready to face off against Man City teammates in England friendly

Canada's Beckie ready to face off against Man City teammates in England friendly

Janine Beckie will see plenty of familiar faces when she lines up for Canada against England in an international soccer friendly Friday in Manchester.

CFL to stage one-round draft of European players who participated in combine

TORONTO — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will have the first overall pick when the CFL conducts its first-ever European player draft next Thursday.
Canada finds late gear to blank Swiss 6-0 at women's world hockey championship

Canada finds late gear to blank Swiss 6-0 at women's world hockey championship

ESPOO, Finland — The coach voiced his displeasure, the players got the message, and Canada posted a 6-0 win over Switzerland to start the women's world hockey championship Thursday.
Toronto Marlies sign North Bay Battalion star Justin Brazeau

Toronto Marlies sign North Bay Battalion star Justin Brazeau

TORONTO — The Toronto Marlies have signed the second-leading scorer in the Ontario Hockey League this season. North Bay Battalion overage winger Justin Brazeau inked a two-year American Hockey League contract with the Marlies on Thursday.