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MLB All-Star Game yanked from Georgia over voting law

MLB All-Star Game yanked from Georgia over voting law

NEW YORK — Atlanta lost Major League Baseball’s summer All-Star Game on Friday over the league’s objections to sweeping changes to Georgia voting laws that critics — including the CEOs of Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and Coca-Cola — have condemned a
Seven Vancouver Canucks on NHL's COVID list after five additions Friday

Seven Vancouver Canucks on NHL's COVID list after five additions Friday

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks' COVID-19 situation has grown worse with seven players now in the NHL's COVID protocols.

Canadian men and women combine to win five of six games Friday at Emirates 7s

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The Canadian women won all three of their games Friday to finish atop their pool at the Emirates Invitational 7s rugby tournament. Canada's men won two of three to finish second in their pool.
'Crisis management': Nats' COVID outbreak scraps Mets series

'Crisis management': Nats' COVID outbreak scraps Mets series

WASHINGTON — A COVID-19 outbreak affecting more than a third of the Washington Nationals' roster caused the postponement of the 2019 World Series champions' season-opening three-game series against the visiting New York Mets.
Canadian goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan on the mend after surgery, has eye on Olympics

Canadian goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan on the mend after surgery, has eye on Olympics

Handed the start against the top-ranked U.S. at the SheBelieves Cup, Canadian goalkeeper Kailen Sheridan no doubt hoped her 10th cap would be a night to remember. It was, but sadly for the wrong reason.

CP NewsAlert: MLB moving all-star game from Atlanta in response to voting restrictions

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball is moving its all-star game from Atlanta in response to voting restrictions. More coming. The Canadian Press

NHL moves Jets home game against Senators from May 7 to Monday

NEW YORK — The NHL has moved the Winnipeg Jets' home game against Ottawa originally scheduled for May 7 to Monday.
Blue Jays GM says Springer could be ready to return for Dunedin opener

Blue Jays GM says Springer could be ready to return for Dunedin opener

Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins says injured outfielder George Springer is day-to-day with a strained left oblique muscle and could be available when Toronto plays its first game at its temporary home in Dunedin, Florida.

Canadian Bianca Andreescu ready to face Ash Barty in Miami final after gruelling run

MIAMI — Bianca Andreescu admits she sometimes surprises herself with her ability to chase down tough shots. "Sometimes I literally feel like I'm an octopus out there, running side to side," the Canadian tennis star said early Friday morning.
Canadian Bianca Andreescu wins marathon over Sakkari to advance to Miami Open final

Canadian Bianca Andreescu wins marathon over Sakkari to advance to Miami Open final

MIAMI — Canada's Bianca Andreescu is heading to the final of the Miami Open after yet another three-set victory, but she's not convinced she played her best tennis to do so.