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Toronto FC president Bill Manning 'staying connected' during MLS hiatus

Toronto FC president Bill Manning 'staying connected' during MLS hiatus

TORONTO — Bill Manning has his family on hand as he works from home during Major League Soccer's hiatus due to COVID-19. He and wife Jennifer have both sons in the house — 20-year-old John is back from college while 17-year-old Will is in Grade 11.
British cancelled, Masters to November in major rescheduling

British cancelled, Masters to November in major rescheduling

The British Open will not be played this year for the first time since 1945, golf officials announced Monday as they tried to reconfigure a major championship schedule that would end with the Masters being played two weeks before Thanksgiving.
Canadian Premier League still on course, looks to engage fans during hiatus

Canadian Premier League still on course, looks to engage fans during hiatus

TORONTO — While his teams have been sidelined by COVID-19, Canadian Premier League commissioner David Clanachan believes they can still make a difference. CPL players and clubs have been reaching out during the hiatus, looking to engage fans.

CP NewsAlert: British Open, golf's oldest championship, cancelled until 2021

LONDON — The British Open has been cancelled until 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Golf's oldest championship won't be played for first time since 1945. More coming. The Canadian Press
Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe Bryant’s resume has yet another entry to validate his greatness: He’s now, officially, a Hall of Famer. And he’s got plenty of elite company in the 2020 class, one that may be as glitzy as any. Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Jan.

Teammates Nelson and Fimis taken Nos. 1 and 2 in OHL's Priority Selection Draft

TORONTO — Teammates Ty Nelson and Pano Fimis were the top two picks in the Ontario Hockey League's Priority Selection Draft. Nelson, a 16-year-old defenceman from the Greater Toronto Hockey League's Toronto Jr.
Harper, Matz latest MLBers to contribute to virus relief

Harper, Matz latest MLBers to contribute to virus relief

NEW YORK — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper and New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz are the latest baseball players to make donations to coronavirus relief efforts.

Calgary ban on public events includes Flames, Stampeders should leagues restart

Calgary's ban on public events until June 30 includes NHL and CFL games should those leagues resume before then, the city's mayor said Friday.
Sens offer use of CTC, other facilities to Ontario government amid pandemic

Sens offer use of CTC, other facilities to Ontario government amid pandemic

The Ottawa Senators have offered the Canadian Tire Centre, the building's nine adjacent parking lots, and three other community arenas affiliated with the team to the Ontario government for temporary use during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wickens hopes iRace will be 1st step back on IndyCar journey

Wickens hopes iRace will be 1st step back on IndyCar journey

INDIANAPOLIS — Robert Wickens never gave up on his dreams. When his Formula One hopes fizzled, Wickens worked his way back through the ranks to compete in the IndyCar Series.