Canada & World

Los Angeles Galaxy goalkeeper Jonathan Klinsmann (33) stops a shot from Vancouver Whitecaps’s Lucas Cavallini during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Koreniuk’s goal helps Galaxy beat Whitecaps, snap skid

Vancouver has lost five of its last seven games

  • Oct 19, 2020
In this file photo, Mike Weir, of Canada, hits out of the bunker on hole one during the 2017 Canadian Open at the Glen Abbey golf club, in Oakville, Ont., on Friday, July 28, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Weir settles for second as Mickelson wins to go 2 for 2 on senior tour

PGA Tour Champions’ stop at The Country Club of Virginia

  • Oct 19, 2020
In this April 12, 2019, file photo, Vasiliy Lomachenko celebrates defending his WBA/WBO lightweight titles after knocking out Anthony Crolla, in Los Angeles. Lomachenko fights Teofimo Lopez on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in Las Vegas. Boxing fans should be thankful. They’re getting a quality fight _ and they’re getting it for free.(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

Lopez upsets Lomachenko to unify lightweight titles

LAS VEGAS — Teofimo Lopez dominated early and finished strong Saturday night…

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) yells at members of his offensive line as they walk off the field during the second half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Old man quarterbacks Brady and Rodgers face off Sunday

Hey old-timer, what are you still doing on an NFL field? Guaranteed…

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) yells at members of his offensive line as they walk off the field during the second half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone talks with officials in the first half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

Patriots back at work, day after 5th player tested positive

The New England Patriots went back to work Saturday, one day after…

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone talks with officials in the first half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)
In this file photo, Denis Shapovalov, of Canada, serves to David Goffin, of Belgium, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Canadians Shapovalov, Raonic eliminated in semifinals at St. Petersburg Open

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Canadians Denis Shapovalov and Milos Raonic were ousted…

In this file photo, Denis Shapovalov, of Canada, serves to David Goffin, of Belgium, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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Magali Harvey, member of the Canadian rugby team, avoids a tackle from Patrice Bernier of the Montreal Impact during a demonstration session, Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in Montreal. Harvey is up for World Rugby women’s 15s player of the decade. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Magali Harvey, member of the Canadian rugby team, avoids a tackle from Patrice Bernier of the Montreal Impact during a demonstration session, Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in Montreal. Harvey is up for World Rugby women’s 15s player of the decade. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Canada’s Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes, fom left, celebrate after winning women’s gold medal match against Brazil’s team at the Beach Volley Worldtour Major Series, in Vienna, Austria, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. Pavan and Humana-Paredes are not accustomed to extended time away from each other or the beach volleyball court. The reigning women’s world champions from Canada had both scenarios forced upon them in 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Ronald Zak
Canada’s Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes, fom left, celebrate after winning women’s gold medal match against Brazil’s team at the Beach Volley Worldtour Major Series, in Vienna, Austria, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. Pavan and Humana-Paredes are not accustomed to extended time away from each other or the beach volleyball court. The reigning women’s world champions from Canada had both scenarios forced upon them in 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Ronald Zak
Vancouver Whitecaps forward Lucas Cavallini, right, celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal during the first half of an MLS soccer match against Los Angeles FC in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
Vancouver Whitecaps forward Lucas Cavallini, right, celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal during the first half of an MLS soccer match against Los Angeles FC in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher (11) celebrates his goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Jeffrey T. Barnes
Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher (11) celebrates his goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Jeffrey T. Barnes
owa wide receiver Brandon Smith (12) is helped off the field by teammates Alaric Jackson (77) and Tristan Wirfs (74) after getting injured during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, in Iowa City, Iowa, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Canadian Alaric Jackson was more than just a little surprised last week to find himself atop the CFL’s fall Scouting Bureau top-20 prospects list for next year’s draft. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Charlie Neibergall
owa wide receiver Brandon Smith (12) is helped off the field by teammates Alaric Jackson (77) and Tristan Wirfs (74) after getting injured during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Purdue, in Iowa City, Iowa, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Canadian Alaric Jackson was more than just a little surprised last week to find himself atop the CFL’s fall Scouting Bureau top-20 prospects list for next year’s draft. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Charlie Neibergall

Facetime: NFL coaches have learned lessons on face masks

Coaches dinged for shoddy mask wearing

  • Oct 13, 2020

NWHL founder Rylan stepping down as commissioner

National Women’s Hockey League founder Dani Rylan Kearney is stepping down as…

  • Oct 13, 2020

Toronto goalkeeper Alex Bono undergoes surgery to repair dislocated finger

Toronto FC backup goalkeeper Alex Bono was a victim of friendly fire…

Toronto Maple Leafs sign Jimmy Vesey to a one-year contract worth $900,000

The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Jimmy Vesey to a one-year contract…

Winnipeg Jets sign free-agent centre Nate Thompson to one-year contract

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets signed veteran centre Nate Thompson to a…

Maple Leafs trade Johnsson to Devils for Anderson, sign Bogosian to one-year contract

The Toronto Maple Leafs traded forward Andreas Johnsson to the New Jersey…

NBA Finals get intense, and Game 6 of Lakers-Heat looms

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Lakers’ Anthony Davis and Miami’s Jae…

Oilers sign defenceman Tyson Barrie and goalie Mike Smith to one-year deals

EDMONTON, Ky. — The Edmonton Oilers added to their blue line and…

Poland’s Iga Swiatek beats Sofia Kenin for French Open title

PARIS — With the poise of a veteran and the shots of…