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Suspensions leave Raptors short again but help on the way

Suspensions leave Raptors short again but help on the way

The Toronto Raptors have been dealt another blow.
Vancouver Canucks sign forward Tanner Pearson to three-year extension

Vancouver Canucks sign forward Tanner Pearson to three-year extension

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have locked up Tanner Pearson, signing the left-winger to a three-year extension. The team announced the deal, worth an average of US$3.25 million per year, Thursday.

Jays' Springer out with right quadriceps strain, unlikely to appear in Angels series

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer will be out for the foreseeable future with a right quadriceps strain.

No additional Vancouver Canucks players added to NHL's COVID-19 list

VANCOUVER — No Vancouver Canucks' players were added to the NHL's COVID-19 list Thursday, suggesting an end to the team's outbreak could be in sight.
Canada's Pellington says response to NCAA tournament has been overwhelming

Canada's Pellington says response to NCAA tournament has been overwhelming

Four days after a thrilling NCAA women's basketball final, Shaina Pellington had barely made a dent in replying to the countless congratulatory messages. They poured into her phone and her social media feeds despite the loss.
Canadian women continue Olympic prep with friendlies against Wales and England

Canadian women continue Olympic prep with friendlies against Wales and England

After missing the SheBelieves Cup in February, fullback Ashley Lawrence is happy to be back in Canadian colours for friendlies against Wales and England. The 25-year-old from Brampton, Ont.
Sports groups ask for government help in getting Canadians back playing again

Sports groups ask for government help in getting Canadians back playing again

Canada Soccer, Curling Canada, Hockey Canada, Rugby Canada, Skate Canada and Tennis Canada have joined forces in asking the federal government for a $75-million sport recovery program to support local and grassroots initiatives for all sports reeling
Ottawa Aces put out call for Canadian talent to help fill rugby league roster

Ottawa Aces put out call for Canadian talent to help fill rugby league roster

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Aces are looking for Canadian talent.
Two Canadian riders forced to drop out of Basque race after crashes

Two Canadian riders forced to drop out of Basque race after crashes

TORONTO — Canadian rider Michael Woods withdrew from the Itzulia Basque Country race Thursday in the wake of a crash near the end of Stage 3.
Corey Conners, Mackenzie Hughes, Mike Weir set to represent Canada at Masters

Corey Conners, Mackenzie Hughes, Mike Weir set to represent Canada at Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Three Canadians will tee it up in the first men's golf major of the year today. Corey Conners of Listowel, Ont.; Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont.; and Mike Weir of Brights Grove, Ont.