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Canadian Denis Shapovalov drops marathon against Rafael Nadal at Italian Open

Canadian Denis Shapovalov drops marathon against Rafael Nadal at Italian Open

ROME — After four disappointing tournaments in a row, Denis Shapovalov fell just short of pulling off one of the biggest victories of his career on Thursday.

NHL announces playoff schedule, North Division series last to start

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens will open their first playoff series in 42 years May 20 at Scotiabank Arena.
Secret Cup women's tournament final games to be held in Calgary's Saddledome

Secret Cup women's tournament final games to be held in Calgary's Saddledome

CALGARY — The final three games of Canada's Secret Cup women's hockey tournament will be played in Calgary's NHL arena.
LAFC's Carlos Vela tops 2021 MLS salary scale with two Toronto FC players in top six

LAFC's Carlos Vela tops 2021 MLS salary scale with two Toronto FC players in top six

Toronto FC's Alejandro Pozuelo and Jozy Altidore rank fourth and sixth on the 2021 Major League Soccer salary scale, according to figures released Thursday by the MLS Players Association. Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela tops the list at US$6.
Norris scores winner, Sens beat Leafs 4-3 in OT to end promising season on a high

Norris scores winner, Sens beat Leafs 4-3 in OT to end promising season on a high

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators head into the off-season confident their future is bright. They'll also wonder — at least on some level — what might have been.
Johnsen scores 2 goals in 11 minutes, Montreal edges Miami

Johnsen scores 2 goals in 11 minutes, Montreal edges Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Bjørn Johnsen scored two first-half goals and Montreal beat Inter Miami 2-0 on Wednesday night in a game delayed by lightning for more than two hours.
Minnesota United gets first points with 1-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps

Minnesota United gets first points with 1-0 win over Vancouver Whitecaps

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Vancouver Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos believes his team deserved a better fate on Wednesday.
Bradley on the mark as Toronto FC blanks defending MLS champion Columbus 2-0

Bradley on the mark as Toronto FC blanks defending MLS champion Columbus 2-0

ORLANDO, Fla. — After a rocky start to the MLS season, Toronto FC showed signs Wednesday that it is back on track.
Hernández 2 HRs as Ryu, Blue Jays improve to 5-0 vs Braves

Hernández 2 HRs as Ryu, Blue Jays improve to 5-0 vs Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit two homers and drove in three runs, Hyun Jin Ryu pitched seven sharp innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Atlanta 4-1 on a cold Wednesday night to continue their dominance of the Braves.
Oilers edge Canadiens 4-3 on Dominik Kahun's overtime winner

Oilers edge Canadiens 4-3 on Dominik Kahun's overtime winner

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens can start thinking about playoffs, while the Edmonton Oilers aren't quite there yet following a 4-3 overtime win Wednesday over the Habs.