Canada & World

Pandemic could change landscape of minor league sports

As North America’s pro football, basketball, baseball and hockey leagues try to…

  • May 13, 2020

Lawson: Woodbine Racetrack looking to restart horse racing next month

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment CEO Jim Lawson says he hopes to see…

Canada West university sports conference reducing schedules for next season

EDMONTON — The Canada West conference is cutting schedules and reducing travel…

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Hockey parents unsure about the future of minor hockey with COVID-19

MONTREAL — There are two black hockey bags sitting in the office…

Marky Delgado shows off his video game skills, but Toronto FC still goes down

TORONTO — Midfielder Marky Delgado showed off his video game skills Sunday,…

‘Hockey 24’ documentary a welcome return to Canada’s signature game

TORONTO — When Scotiabank asked Canadians to share video snippets of community…

UFC’s return could provide blueprint for other pro leagues

The UFC has two more fight nights scheduled this week in Jacksonville, beginning Wednesday

Chiefs among centerpieces of NFL slate as they chase repeat

‘We have the opportunity to compete against some of the great teams in this league’

Canadian Felicia (Feenom) Spencer gets new date for UFC title challenge

Matchup announced during Saturday’s broadcast of the UFC 249 undercard in Jacksonville, Fla.

Like their players, NHL coaches trying to stay sharp during pandemic pause

“The saying goes, ‘Nothing to do and all day to do it’”

Canadian MMA star Georges St-Pierre headed to the UFC Hall of Fame

‘Georges St-Pierre is a pioneer of Canadian MMA who helped build the sport globally’

Mixed feelings around hockey about holding NHL draft early

The NFL’s successful virtual draft and uncertainty surrounding the resumption of hockey…

NBA teams start to reopen, as testing plan begins emerging

MIAMI — The NBA took tiny steps toward a return to normalcy…

Big question at NFL rookie webinar: locker room assimilation

D.K. Metcalf says the best advice he received as a rookie was…

Leafs forward Alexander Kerfoot looks back at up-and-down start in Toronto

TORONTO — Alexander Kerfoot has been waiting out the COVID-19 pandemic like…

K-League kicks off with no crowd, but big broadcast interest

JEONJU, Korea, Republic Of — It could be the most significant game…

  • May 8, 2020

Whitecaps’ Yordy Reyna breaks physical distancing protocol, enters quarantine

Vancouver Whitecaps forward Yordy Reyna has entered 14-day self-quarantine and been fined…

CFL commissioner set to discuss league’s issues during government meeting

OTTAWA — Canadian Football League commissioner Randy Ambrosie will be back in…

Fighters see UFC 249 as chance to spread hope, inspiration

When the UFC leads North America’s major sports back into action Saturday…

  • May 6, 2020

Calgary Stampeders sign American quarterback Jake Maier

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders have signed American quarterback Jake Maier. The…