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Thomaidis: sense of sadness leaving on low note of pandemic, Olympics

Thomaidis: sense of sadness leaving on low note of pandemic, Olympics

There's a sense of sadness in leaving the job on a low note, but Lisa Thomaidis is also looking forward to coming up for air after nearly a decade of juggling two head coaching jobs.
Chicago Fire becomes second club to fire manager on eve of visit to Toronto

Chicago Fire becomes second club to fire manager on eve of visit to Toronto

TORONTO — For the second game in a row, Toronto FC will face a club under new management when Chicago Fire FC come to town Sunday. Chicago (7-15-6) fired head coach Raphael Wicky on Thursday.
Jaden Schwartz scores twice as Kraken edge Flames 4-3 in shootout

Jaden Schwartz scores twice as Kraken edge Flames 4-3 in shootout

CALGARY — Jaden Schwartz scored twice on Wednesday, but his assist is what stood out as the highlight as it helped setup Mark Giordano's goal in his triumphant return to Calgary.
CPL Roundup: Late goal lifts Cavalry to 3-2 win over FC Edmonton

CPL Roundup: Late goal lifts Cavalry to 3-2 win over FC Edmonton

EDMONTON — Daan Klomp played hero Wednesday night, scoring in the 80th minute to give Cavalry FC a 3-2 win over FC Edmonton in Canadian Premier League play.
Harkins' three-point night powers Winnipeg Jets to 5-1 win over Edmonton Oilers

Harkins' three-point night powers Winnipeg Jets to 5-1 win over Edmonton Oilers

WINNIPEG — It may have been a pre-season tilt against a watered-down opponent, but forward Jansen Harkins made a case for full-time employment with the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday night.
Bichette's second homer is go-ahead blast as Blue Jays earn critical win over Yankees

Bichette's second homer is go-ahead blast as Blue Jays earn critical win over Yankees

TORONTO — Feeling confident after belting a solo shot earlier in the game, Bo Bichette stepped to the plate in the eighth inning with the clear intention of doing it again.
Whitecaps, Dynamo play to a scoreless draw

Whitecaps, Dynamo play to a scoreless draw

HOUSTON (AP) — Maxime Crepeau made four saves for Vancouver in the Whitecaps' 0-0 tie with the Houston Dynamo on Wednesday night. Crepeau had the save of the match in the 84th minute, just deflecting a tight shot over the cross bar.
CF Montreal falls 4-1 to New England Revolution in second straight loss

CF Montreal falls 4-1 to New England Revolution in second straight loss

MONTREAL — A nightmare 20 minutes was too much for CF Montreal to overcome as they fell 4-1 to the league-leading New England Revolution on Wednesday.
Michael Bunting's hat trick lifts Maple Leafs to 4-0 victory over Senators

Michael Bunting's hat trick lifts Maple Leafs to 4-0 victory over Senators

OTTAWA — The Maple Leafs left their starts in Toronto but still managed to shutout the Senators 4-0 in pre-season action Wednesday, led by a three-goal performance by Michael Bunting.
Toronto FC stages second-half rally to defeat FC Cincinnati 3-2 and exit MLS basement

Toronto FC stages second-half rally to defeat FC Cincinnati 3-2 and exit MLS basement

TORONTO — With his team trailing 1-0, Toronto FC coach Javier Perez's advice at halftime was simple. Stay calm and move the ball quicker.