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Canadian men climb three spots to No. 70 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canadian men climb three spots to No. 70 in latest FIFA world rankings

Canada, on the strength of wins over Bermuda and the Cayman Islands, has moved up three places to No. 70 in the FIFA world rankings.

Canadian featherweight T.J. Laramie drops off May 1 UFC card due to injury

TORONTO — An injury has forced Canadian featherweight T.J. (The Truth) Laramie off the May 1 UFC Fight Night card. The 23-year-old from Windsor, Ont., was slated to face Damon (The Leech) Jackson. He will be replaced by Luke (Cool Hand) Sanders.
About 17 million view Baylor's championship win over Gonzaga

About 17 million view Baylor's championship win over Gonzaga

NEW YORK — Even an NCAA championship matchup between two widely acknowledged as the best men's college basketball teams in the country wasn't enough to set the television world afire. An estimated 16.

Froese scores winner, Heat down Rocket to halt losing streak

MONTREAL — Byron Froese scored the go-ahead goal at 16:47 of the third period, and the Stockton Heat halted their four-game losing streak with a 3-1 win Tuesday over the Laval Rocket in American Hockey League action.
Canada's Bottcher beats Italy's Retornaz 7-4 at world men's curling championship

Canada's Bottcher beats Italy's Retornaz 7-4 at world men's curling championship

CALGARY — Coming off an upset loss and with a contender-heavy schedule on the horizon, Canada's Brendan Bottcher was in desperate need of a solid victory on Tuesday afternoon.
Lowe homers twice, pads RBI record as Rangers beat Jays 7-4

Lowe homers twice, pads RBI record as Rangers beat Jays 7-4

ARLINGTON, Texas — Nate Lowe homered twice and padded his franchise record for RBIs to start the season with four more, leading the Texas Rangers to a 7-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.
Lakers build big early lead, cruise past Raptors 110-101

Lakers build big early lead, cruise past Raptors 110-101

TAMPA, Fla. — The Los Angeles Lakers came out with “an angry, nasty defensive disposition,” coach Frank Vogel said, two days after an embarrassing loss to the Clippers. Hot shooting didn't hurt, either.
Vancouver Canucks' COVID-19 outbreak a 'cautionary tale': Dr. Bonnie Henry

Vancouver Canucks' COVID-19 outbreak a 'cautionary tale': Dr. Bonnie Henry

VANCOUVER — B.C.'s provincial health officer says the COVID-19 outbreak sweeping through the Vancouver Canucks is a "cautionary tale." Dr.

Canada brings forward Jenna Hellstrom into camp ahead of Wales, England friendlies

CARDIFF, United Kingdom — Canada coach Bev Priestman has added forward Jenna Hellstrom to camp ahead of women's soccer friendlies against Wales and England. The 26-year-old from Sudbury, Ont.
MLB moves All-Star Game to Denver's Coors Field

MLB moves All-Star Game to Denver's Coors Field

DENVER — Atlanta, you're out. Denver, you're up.