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Canadian rookie Edwards shining in a bizarre UConn season unlike any other

Canadian rookie Edwards shining in a bizarre UConn season unlike any other

Aaliyah Edwards splits her days between the gym and her apartment. The 18-year-old Canadian is one of six freshmen on a No. 1-ranked University of Connecticut women's basketball team that's seen little else since gathering on the Storrs, Conn.
Toronto Argonauts sign Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge, Paul Kozachuk to contracts

Toronto Argonauts sign Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge, Paul Kozachuk to contracts

The Toronto Argonauts have signed Canadian linebackers Cameron Judge and Paul Kozachuk.
Injury-hit Norway take gold in world skiing team event

Injury-hit Norway take gold in world skiing team event

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — Most talk about the Norwegian ski team at the world championships has been about its many injured stars. On Wednesday, Norway made the headlines for winning gold at the team event.
CF Montreal not commenting on reports head coach Henry may be joining English club

CF Montreal not commenting on reports head coach Henry may be joining English club

MONTREAL — CF Montreal says it will not comment after reports surfaced that head coach Thierry Henry may be moving to English club Bournemouth.
Several NHLers will wear skates inspired by Willie O'Ree

Several NHLers will wear skates inspired by Willie O'Ree

EXETER, N.H. — A Canadian plant has produced skates honouring the NHL's first Black player as part of Black History Month. Bauer Hockey says the Bauer Innovation Centre in Blainville, Que.
Tournament of Hearts first test of Curling Canada's Calgary bubble

Tournament of Hearts first test of Curling Canada's Calgary bubble

CALGARY — Kerri Einarson will miss having her twin daughters ask her when can they go to the hotel pool.
Head coach Chris Armas names new Toronto FC coaching staff

Head coach Chris Armas names new Toronto FC coaching staff

TORONTO — New Toronto FC coach Chris Armas named his coaching staff Wednesday, with goalkeeper coach Jon Conway the lone holdover from Greg Vanney's era. Conway is joined by Javier Perez, Ian Russell and Ewan Sharp.
A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian women's curling championship

A capsule look at teams competing in the Canadian women's curling championship

CALGARY — A capsule look at the 18 teams competing in the Canadian women's curling championship Feb. 19-28 in Calgary (team members listed skip to lead).
Chris Paul memoir 'Sixty-One' coming out in September

Chris Paul memoir 'Sixty-One' coming out in September

NEW YORK — NBA All-Star Chris Paul has an off-court project in the works: His first book. Paul's “Sixty-One: Life Lessons from Papa, On and Off the Court” will come out in September, St. Martin’s Press announced Wednesday.
Japan starts COVID-19 vaccinations with eye on Olympics

Japan starts COVID-19 vaccinations with eye on Olympics

TOKYO — Japan launched its coronavirus vaccination campaign Wednesday, months after other major economies started giving shots and amid questions about whether the drive would would reach enough people quickly enough to save a Summer Olympics already