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IOC and China make vaccine deal for Tokyo, Beijing Olympians

IOC and China make vaccine deal for Tokyo, Beijing Olympians

GENEVA — China strengthened its relationship with the International Olympic Committee on Thursday by offering to pay for vaccines for athletes as criticism of the 2022 Winter Games host country continues.
Canada's Janine Beckie, Man City move on in Women's Champions League play

Canada's Janine Beckie, Man City move on in Women's Champions League play

FLORENCE, Italy — Canadian Janine Beckie and Manchester City advanced to the quarterfinals of the UEFA Women's Champions League with a 5-0 win Thursday at Fiorentina.
Kotkaniemi, Canadiens dominate Vancouver Canucks with 5-1 victory

Kotkaniemi, Canadiens dominate Vancouver Canucks with 5-1 victory

VANCOUVER — Montreal Canadiens centre Phillip Danault breathed a giant sigh of relief Wednesday. Twenty-five games into the season, he finally scored his first goal of the year.
Leon Draisaitl's three-goal, two-assist night powers Oilers to romp over Senators

Leon Draisaitl's three-goal, two-assist night powers Oilers to romp over Senators

EDMONTON — Leon Draisaitl said before Wednesday's game it's tough to be the Edmonton Oilers' best player with Connor McDavid on the roster.
Koe, Morris renew curling chemistry at Canadian men's championship

Koe, Morris renew curling chemistry at Canadian men's championship

CALGARY — The Kevin Koe and John Morris role reversal is paying dividends for their curling team at the Canadian men's championship. Koe played third for Morris when the latter skipped a team from 2003 and 2006.
Sonny Bill calls an end to famous rugby career that included brief stint with Toronto

Sonny Bill calls an end to famous rugby career that included brief stint with Toronto

Sonny Bill Williams, who wore Wolfpack colours briefly but never made it to Toronto, says he is retiring from rugby to focus on boxing. The 35-year-old former All Black, a star in both rugby union and rugby league, said his farewell on social media.
Raptors still missing five players due to health and safety protocols

Raptors still missing five players due to health and safety protocols

Toronto all-star Kyle Lowry vows to retire a Raptor.

Matthew Phillips scores second goal in OT, Heat down Moose to extend win streak

Matthew Phillips tied the game in the third, then scored the winner as the Stockton Heat edged the Manitoba Moose 3-2 in overtime on Wednesday in American Hockey League action.

Lukas Vejdemo, Alex Belzile lead Rocket over AHL Senators 3-1

OTTAWA — Lukas Vejdemo and Alex Belzile had a goal and an assist apiece, and the Laval Rocket topped the Belleville Senators 3-1 on Wednesday in American Hockey League action.
CFL, XFL in discussions about potential partnership

CFL, XFL in discussions about potential partnership

TORONTO — Twenty-six years after being released by the Calgary Stampeders, Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson is looking at re-establishing his CFL ties.