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Canada unveils men's basketball roster ahead of Olympic qualifying tournament

Canada unveils men's basketball roster ahead of Olympic qualifying tournament

TORONTO — A year late, and thousands of kilometres from home, but Canada's men's basketball team will finally gather for their final push to the Tokyo Olympics.

Dominican Republic downs Canada in Nations League women's volleyball

RIMINI, Italy — The Canadian women's volleyball team fell to 0-3 at the 2021 Nations League after losing 3-1 (25-17, 26-24, 28-30, 25-16) to the Dominican Republic on Thursday. For the third match in a row Kiera Van Ryk of Surrey, B.C.
Njoo says Canadian Olympians can help vaccination drive before Tokyo

Njoo says Canadian Olympians can help vaccination drive before Tokyo

OTTAWA — Canada's deputy chief public health officer says the country's Olympians can be "great role models" by getting vaccinated before the Tokyo Games. Dr.

Travis, Sexton to team for radio show in Limbaugh's old home

NEW YORK (AP) — The late Rush Limbaugh's radio syndicators said Thursday they will team personalities Clay Travis and Buck Sexton for a new show in Limbaugh's old time slot.
Canadian makes NFL history, landing executive job with Eagles

Canadian makes NFL history, landing executive job with Eagles

PHILADELPHIA — Canada's Catherine Raiche has become the highest-ranking woman in personnel in NFL history after receiving a promotion from the Philadelphia Eagles. Raiche was named vice president of football operations by the Eagles on Thursday.
Wayne Gretzky rookie card sells for US$3.75 million, smashing record

Wayne Gretzky rookie card sells for US$3.75 million, smashing record

DALLAS — An American auction company says it has shattered its own record on the sale of a Wayne Gretzky rookie card. Heritage Auctions says it has sold a 1979 O-Pee-Chee Gretzky rookie card to an anonymous buyer for US$3.75 million.

Canada's Malcom (X) Gordon to fight on UFC Fight Night card in July

Canadian flyweight Malcolm (X) Gordon will be looking for his first UFC win when he takes on Brazil's Francisco Figueiredo on a Fight Night card July 17 in Las Vegas.
Canadian Olympic track and field trials get green light in Montreal

Canadian Olympic track and field trials get green light in Montreal

MONTREAL — Athletics Canada says it has approval from provincial and municipal health authorities to stage the Olympic and Paralympic Trials next month at Montreal's Claude Robillard Sports Complex.
Blue Jays select right-hander Alek Manoah to roster ahead of start in New York

Blue Jays select right-hander Alek Manoah to roster ahead of start in New York

NEW YORK — The Toronto Blue Jays selected pitcher Alek Manoah to the active roster ahead of his start against the New York Yankees on Thursday afternoon. Manoah, a six-foot-six 260-pound right-hander, is one of the team's top prospects.
Toronto FC says Alejandro Pozuelo could return from injury Saturday in Columbus

Toronto FC says Alejandro Pozuelo could return from injury Saturday in Columbus

After missing Toronto FC's first 10 games through injury, it appears Spanish playmaker Alejandro Pozuelo is finally ready for liftoff this weekend. The reigning MLS MVP has been sidelined since injuring his thigh in pre-season.
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