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Bombers report $7-million loss in 2020 due to loss of CFL season, other restrictions

Bombers report $7-million loss in 2020 due to loss of CFL season, other restrictions

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers say in their 2020 annual report that restrictions introduced to combat the spread of COVID-19 have resulted in a $7-million loss.
Adam Svensson, Maude-Aimee Leblanc make big moves in world golf rankings

Adam Svensson, Maude-Aimee Leblanc make big moves in world golf rankings

A Canadian man moved nearly 200 spots up the world golf rankings, while a Canadian woman took a step toward earning an LPGA Tour card on a big weekend for the sport in the country. Adam Svensson of Surrey, B.C.
MLSE launches new 'digital arena" for Toronto Raptors, Maple Leafs

MLSE launches new 'digital arena" for Toronto Raptors, Maple Leafs

TORONTO — The pandemic has forced all businesses to pivot, including Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment in the absence of people in the stands. While Toronto Raptors and Maple Leafs games go on, fans are forced to watch from their living rooms.
Canada's men's soccer team won't play in Tokyo Olympics after 2-0 loss to Mexico

Canada's men's soccer team won't play in Tokyo Olympics after 2-0 loss to Mexico

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Canada faced a mammoth task in its bid for its first Olympic men's soccer berth in nearly four decades — it needed to beat a Mexican powerhouse on their home soil, something no Canadian team has ever done.

WHL Roundup: Krebs three-point night pushes Ice to 4-1 win over Warriors

REGINA — Peyton Krebs chalked up three points Sunday and the Winnipeg Ice skated to a 4-1 win over the Moosejaw Warriors in Western Hockey League play. Krebs buried the game-winning goal midway through the first period and notched a pair of assists.
Canadian Bianca Andreescu edges American Amanda Anisimova, moves on at Miami Open

Canadian Bianca Andreescu edges American Amanda Anisimova, moves on at Miami Open

MIAMI — Faced with adversity Sunday, Canada's Bianca Andreescu found a way to persevere. It wasn't easy, but the Mississauga, Ont., product gritted out a 7-6 (4), 6-7 (2), 6-4 third-round win over American Amanda Anisimova at the Miami Open.

Canadian Adam Svensson captures Korn Ferry Tour tournament title

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Canada's Adam Svensson captured the title at the Korn Ferry Tour's Club Car Championship in a playoff at The Landings Club on Sunday. Svensson, from Surrey, B.C.
McCollum, Lillard lead Blazers past Raptors 122-117

McCollum, Lillard lead Blazers past Raptors 122-117

TAMPA, Fla. — CJ McCollum scored seven of his 23 points in the final two minutes and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Toronto Raptors 122-117 on Sunday night.

QMJHL Roundup: Moncton Wildcats claw out 5-3 victory over Acadie-Bathurst Titan

BATHURST, N.B. — A three-point night from captain Jacob Hudson Sunday powered the Moncton Wildcats to a 5-3 victory over the Acadie-Bathurst Titan in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Hudson had a goal and two assists in the win.

Weal's three-point night leads Laval Rocket to 5-3 win over Manitoba Moose

WINNIPEG — Jordan Weal had a goal and two assists Sunday, leading the surging Laval Rocket to a 5-3 win over the Manitoba Moose in American Hockey League play.