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Veteran jockey Patrick Husbands returns to Woodbine following injury

Veteran jockey Patrick Husbands returns to Woodbine following injury

TORONTO — Veteran jockey Patrick Husbands is poised to make his 2019 debut Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack. The 45-year-old Barbados native suffered a broken pelvis last November after being dismounted from Islay Inlet prior to a race.
Laval star defensive lineman Mathieu Betts looking ahead to NFL draft

Laval star defensive lineman Mathieu Betts looking ahead to NFL draft

Mathieu Betts is about to learn where his pro football career will begin. The NFL will complete its annual draft with the final four rounds Saturday.
Toronto, Philadelphia gear up for another big sporting battle

Toronto, Philadelphia gear up for another big sporting battle

TORONTO — Philadelphia may be known as The City of Brotherly Love, but it also is part of many fierce sporting rivalries.
Vancouver Whitecaps search for offensive spark against Philadelphia Union

Vancouver Whitecaps search for offensive spark against Philadelphia Union

VANCOUVER — After weeks on the sidelines, Andy Rose is "itching" to get back on the field with his Vancouver Whitecaps teammates.
Montreal Impact, Vancouver Whitecaps voice concerns about MLS travel woes

Montreal Impact, Vancouver Whitecaps voice concerns about MLS travel woes

VANCOUVER — Concerns are being raised about how Major League Soccer handles travel snags and scheduling after some tough games for two Canadian teams.
Canada looks to defend para-hockey title at world championship in Czech Republic

Canada looks to defend para-hockey title at world championship in Czech Republic

Canada forward Dominic Cozzolino keeps his 2018 Paralympic silver medal tucked away in his bedroom. Thoughts of last year's crushing loss to the United States come flooding back every time he sees it.

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NHL Playoffs First Round Boston 3 Columbus 2 (OT) (Boston leads series 1-0) St.
Tarasenko scores twice, Blues beat Stars 3-2 in Game 1

Tarasenko scores twice, Blues beat Stars 3-2 in Game 1

ST. LOUIS — Vladimir Tarasenko added to his growing playoff resume. Tarasenko scored two goals and the St. Louis Blues beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 Thursday night in first game of the teams' Western Conference semifinal series.

Ottawa's Rachel Homan raises record to 3-0 at Champions Cup

SASKATOON — Rachel Homan's rink is off to a fast start at the Humpty's Champions Cup.
3 QBs and lots of defenders highlight 1st round of draft

3 QBs and lots of defenders highlight 1st round of draft

NASHVILLE — A Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback at the top, two more QBs along the way — and a whole lot of guys who like nothing better than putting passers on the ground. That was the look for the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night.