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Pair of goals from Blandisi, Teasdale lead Laval Rocket over Stockton Heat

CALGARY — Joel Teasdale and Joseph Blandisi each scored a pair of goals in a 4-1 Laval Rocket victory over the Stockton Heat at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary Sunday afternoon. Both teams were tied 1-1 after the opening 20 minutes.
NBA hands Raptors coach Nurse a US$50,000 fine for throwing face mask and swearing

NBA hands Raptors coach Nurse a US$50,000 fine for throwing face mask and swearing

NEW YORK — The NBA has handed Raptors head coach Nick Nurse a US$50,000 fine for his actions in Toronto's 115-112 loss to the Utah Jazz on Friday night at Amalie Arena.
Reds star Votto back after COVID-19, unsure when he'll play

Reds star Votto back after COVID-19, unsure when he'll play

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto returned to camp Sunday after sitting out with COVID-19, but when he might be able to play again is still uncertain.
Jays starter Roark shelled as New York Yankees dump Toronto 8-3 in pre-season play

Jays starter Roark shelled as New York Yankees dump Toronto 8-3 in pre-season play

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Blue Jays starter Tanner Roark allowed seven earned runs over 2 1/3 innings as Toronto dropped an 8-3 decision to the New York Yankees in pre-season baseball action Sunday afternoon.
FA Cup: Leicester ousts Man United; Chelsea reaches semis

FA Cup: Leicester ousts Man United; Chelsea reaches semis

LONDON — While its neighbour is chasing a quadruple, Manchester United now has only one route to ending a four-year trophy drought.
Bratt's overtime winner carries Devils past Penguins, 2-1

Bratt's overtime winner carries Devils past Penguins, 2-1

PITTSBURGH — Jesper Bratt scored on a wraparound at 2:50 of overtime and the New Jersey Devils beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Sunday.
First word on Canadian players involved in opening World Cup qualifying matches

First word on Canadian players involved in opening World Cup qualifying matches

TORONTO — While Canada Soccer does not plan to release its roster for its first two World Cup qualifying games until Tuesday, word is already coming out on some players set for international duty.
Canada's Reece Howden wins ski cross crystal globe in rookie season

Canada's Reece Howden wins ski cross crystal globe in rookie season

VEYSONNAZ, Switzerland — Canada's Reece Howden capped his first season on the World Cup circuit in style Sunday by winning the ski cross Crystal Globe as overall points leader. Howden, from Cultus Lake, B.C.
Nun-and-done: Loyola Chicago stuns top-seeded Illinois 71-58

Nun-and-done: Loyola Chicago stuns top-seeded Illinois 71-58

INDIANAPOLIS — Loyola Chicago carried out 101-year-old superfan Sister Jean's plans to a T on Sunday, moving to the Sweet 16 with a 71-58 win over Illinois, the first No. 1 seed bounced from this year's NCAA Tournament.
Canada sets sights on Haiti at CONCACAF men's Olympic soccer qualifier in Mexico

Canada sets sights on Haiti at CONCACAF men's Olympic soccer qualifier in Mexico

Born in 1999, winger Tajon Buchanan arrived 15 years after the Canadian men last qualified for the Olympic soccer tournament. Seoul, Barcelona, Atlanta, Sydney, Athens, Beijing, London and Rio de Janeiro have come and gone since.