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Stampeders hope to use bye week rest to their advantage against Roughriders

Stampeders hope to use bye week rest to their advantage against Roughriders

CALGARY — Craig Dickenson solicited some help from the CFL head office in order to prepare for his team’s road game against the Calgary Stampeders on Saturday.
Reports: Canucks sign stars Elias Pettersson, Quinn Hughes to new deals

Reports: Canucks sign stars Elias Pettersson, Quinn Hughes to new deals

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have signed restricted free agents Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes to new contracts, according to multiple media reports. Pettersson reportedly signed a three-year deal worth US$7.
Canada to welcome Costa Rica, Mexico to Edmonton in November for World Cup qualifiers

Canada to welcome Costa Rica, Mexico to Edmonton in November for World Cup qualifiers

Canada Soccer will welcome Costa Rica and Mexico to Edmonton in November for World Cup qualifying games, hoping chilly weather and artificial turf at Commonwealth Stadium will make the CONCACAF visitors uncomfortable.
Canada coach John Herdman faces roster questions ahead of World Cup qualifying run

Canada coach John Herdman faces roster questions ahead of World Cup qualifying run

Canada faces three stiff challenges in World Cup qualifying this month with question-marks over several key players.
Toronto Argonauts re-sign veteran linebacker Tuggle, also sign defensive back Collins

Toronto Argonauts re-sign veteran linebacker Tuggle, also sign defensive back Collins

TORONTO — Linebacker Justin Tuggle is back with the Toronto Argonauts. The Argos announced Friday they've re-signed Tuggle and signed defensive back Jalen Collins.
Queen's Plate champion Safe Conduct tops 12-horse field for $400,000 Breeders' Stakes

Queen's Plate champion Safe Conduct tops 12-horse field for $400,000 Breeders' Stakes

TORONTO — Safe Conduct returns to Woodbine Racetrack on Sunday, albeit on a different surface and with a different rider. Safe Conduct captured the $1-million Queen's Plate on Woodbine Racetrack's Tapeta track Aug. 22 with Irad Ortiz Jr. aboard.
Veteran quarterback Jeremiah Masoli to start for Ticats versus Montreal Alouettes

Veteran quarterback Jeremiah Masoli to start for Ticats versus Montreal Alouettes

It might not be the most complete version of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, but it's certainly the healthiest head coach Orlondo Stainuer has had this season.
Blue Jays lose to Yankees in rubber game as Toronto's wild-card chances take a hit

Blue Jays lose to Yankees in rubber game as Toronto's wild-card chances take a hit

TORONTO — The long ball proved costly for starter Robbie Ray and the Blue Jays on Thursday as the New York Yankees dealt a blow to Toronto's playoff chances while solidifying their own.
Canada tweaks lineup for first leg of Rugby World Cup qualifier against Chile

Canada tweaks lineup for first leg of Rugby World Cup qualifier against Chile

Canada coach Kingsley Jones has made two changes to his forward pack for Saturday's first leg of a Rugby World Cup qualifying series against Chile.
Yankees put slugger Voit on 10-day injured list before critical game against Jays

Yankees put slugger Voit on 10-day injured list before critical game against Jays

TORONTO — The New York Yankees put first baseman Luke Voit on the injured list Thursday afternoon ahead of a critical three-game series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays.