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Olympic decathlon champ Warner gets loose with other sports after post-Games break

Olympic decathlon champ Warner gets loose with other sports after post-Games break

Olympic decathlon champion Damian Warner will be casting a wide sporting net as he starts preparations for a busy 2022 season. The sprint shoes and shot put stones aren't needed just yet.
'It's crunch time': Playoff-hungry Whitecaps face tough test in Sporting KC

'It's crunch time': Playoff-hungry Whitecaps face tough test in Sporting KC

Vancouver Whitecaps attacking midfielder Ryan Gauld generally wants the best for his fellow Scotsman Johnny Russell. This weekend, though, will be the exception as the pair face off in Major League Soccer play for the first time.
Alouettes look to sweep back-to-back series with struggling Redblacks

Alouettes look to sweep back-to-back series with struggling Redblacks

OTTAWA — Beating a team in the CFL is rarely easy, and beating it twice is even harder. But that’s exactly what the Montreal Alouettes hope to do when they travel to Ottawa to take on the Redblacks Saturday afternoon.
Maple Leafs looking for improved starts with Senators' rematch on deck

Maple Leafs looking for improved starts with Senators' rematch on deck

Jason Spezza isn't sounding any alarm bells. The Maple Leafs are only two games — played 24 hours apart — into their regular-season schedule. An early trend, however, has already emerged. And it's one they want to nip in the bud.
Toronto FC feeling heathier ahead of Atlanta visit after international break

Toronto FC feeling heathier ahead of Atlanta visit after international break

TORONTO — Jozy Altidore and Alejandro Pozuelo could both see some playing time Saturday when Toronto FC returns to action against visiting Atlanta United after the international break.
Journalist-CFL historian Paul Woods chronicles Toronto Argonauts' magical 1991 season

Journalist-CFL historian Paul Woods chronicles Toronto Argonauts' magical 1991 season

TORONTO — It's hard to imagine there ever being another year like 1991 in the Toronto Argonauts' rich and colourful history. The storied franchise, which was founded in 1873, shocked the North American sports landscape twice that year.
Hayley Wickenheiser shares lessons from sports, life in new book 'Over the Boards'

Hayley Wickenheiser shares lessons from sports, life in new book 'Over the Boards'

Hayley Wickenheiser doesn't have a lot of free time. Both a medical doctor and the Toronto Maple Leafs senior director of player development, the four-time Olympic gold medallist is almost always on the move.
Meaghan Mikkelson's Olympic hockey hopes ride on recovering knee

Meaghan Mikkelson's Olympic hockey hopes ride on recovering knee

CALGARY — Meaghan Mikkelson doesn't dwell on timelines and deadlines. The 36-year-old from St. Albert, Alta., says she accepts what her recovering left knee can give her each day.

B.C. Lions need to do 'more of everything' in push for playoff spot

VANCOUVER — Heading into the back half of the CFL season, the B.C. Lions know there's still ample work to be done.
Charlotte, Alan Brookes helped prop up road racing community during pandemic

Charlotte, Alan Brookes helped prop up road racing community during pandemic

TORONTO — Charlotte Brookes will be stationed in the command centre when the starter's pistol sounds on the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 10K race Sunday. She expects there will be tears.