News: Sports

Canada ties U.S. in Rugby World Cup qualifier

Sunday  18:21,   25 june 2017
MSN

Canada heads into the return leg of its Rugby World Cup qualifier with the U.S. on even terms but rueing missed opportunities after a wild and woolly 28-28 tie Saturday. Canada squandered a first-half lead and needed to reel off 10 late[...]

Eskimos 30, Lions 27: Leos shoot themselves in the foot in season-opening loss

Sunday  13:10,   25 june 2017
The Province

Wally Buono, you sense, isn’t big on corporate messaging or branding strategies or any of the other blah, blah of modern communications […]Wally Buono, you sense, isn’t big on corporate messaging or branding strategies or any of the other blah, blah [...]

Watch: Mitrione floors Fedor for 74-second knockout

Sunday  12:31,   25 june 2017
theScore

That's one of the craziest finishes a double knockdown and Mitrione TKO's Fedor [...]

John McEnroe claims Andy Warhol ruined his sex life

Sunday  12:25,   25 june 2017
Sportsnaut

Never afraid to go on record with some absurd comments or call out other people, tennis legend John McEnroe has taken to flinging mud in the direction of the late Andy Warhol. In his book aptly titled But Seriously, McEnroe claims that Warhol[...]

Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

Sunday  12:25,   25 june 2017
MSN

Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2The Royals won for the 11th time in 13 games and moved over .500 for the first time this season at[...]

Senators GM Dorion clears the air on Dion Phaneuf trade situation

Sunday  06:50,   25 june 2017
Sportsnet

A lot has been said about Dion Phaneuf over the last 10 days. On Saturday at the 2017 NHL Draft, Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion figured he should probably clear the air. "I think I wanted to wait until after the draft here because[...]

Reds have their eyes on MLS prizes

Sunday  06:42,   25 june 2017
Toronto Star

Toronto FC officially hit the halfway mark of the regular season on Friday night, with a gutsy 2-0 win over the New England Revolution, one of only two teams to beat the Reds this year. It was TFC’s 10th win of the season, and kept the team unbeaten [...]

Blue Jays’ Aaron Sanchez to begin rehab assignment Tuesday

Sunday  06:42,   25 june 2017
Sportsnet

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Aaron Sanchez will begin a rehab assignment Tuesday with the Dunedin Blue Jays as he continues to work his way back from blister issues on the middle finger of his right hand. Sanchez threw a live batting practice[...]

Osuna seeing psychologist, feeling 'anxious and lost'

Sunday  06:41,   25 june 2017
theScore

Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna revealed Saturday he has not been available for the club in the past few days due to feeling "anxious and lost" and has been seeing a psychologist , according to Sportsnet's Arden Zwelling. [...]

Blue Jays pitcher J.A. Happ starting to look like old self

Sunday  06:41,   25 june 2017
Sportsnet

The Toronto Blue Jays’ ninth-inning collapse Friday night was a bitter one for a number of reasons, including the fact it made an awful waste of a terrific outing from starter J.A. Happ, who tossed 6.2 innings of one-run ball. Happ had it all[...]

Winners and losers on Day 1 of the NHL Draft

Saturday  18:15,   24 june 2017
theScore

The first round of the NHL draft featured a slightly unexpected opening selection, a lack of fireworks in the middle, and a trio of late deals. The New Jersey Devils took Nico Hischier over Nolan Patrick with the first overall pick, but no[...]

Royals beat Blue Jays, at .500 for first time since April

Saturday  18:15,   24 june 2017
MSN

The Kansas City Royals had been 0-29 when trailing after eight innings. Whit Merrifield hit a two-run, two-out double that capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Friday night to reach[...]

Maple Leafs pick ‘elite’ skating defenceman as draft work gets harder

Saturday  08:30,   24 june 2017
Sportsnet

The Toronto Maple Leafs hopes of building a contending team with staying power will depend on players like first round draft pick Timothy Liljegren turning from prospects to pros, just as assuredly as his peers taken earlier on draft night’s past. [...]

No. 1 pick Nico Hischier: 'I love to hockey'

Saturday  08:30,   24 june 2017
theScore

Not only is the kid supremely talented on the ice, it appears he's got some marketing chops, too. Nico Hischier, after being drafted first overall by the New Jersey Devils on Friday night in Chicago, was basically left speechless after becoming[...]

2017 NHL Draft Recap: All the rumours, trades, highlights

Saturday  07:27,   24 june 2017
Sportsnet

Check out all the news, rumours and highlights from Day 1 of the NHL Draft in a recap of our live blog.Friday brought a flurry of trades, signings and a few juicy[...]