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Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald gets new opponent for PFL debut

Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald gets new opponent for PFL debut

Canadian welterweight Rory (Red King) MacDonald has a new opponent for his Professional Fighters League debut April 29. The PFL confirmed Friday that Curtis (Curtious) Millender (18-6-0) is replacing David (Bulldawg) Michaud for the 2021 season.
Balancing Olympic training, med school 'a learning experience' for Canadian cyclist

Balancing Olympic training, med school 'a learning experience' for Canadian cyclist

VANCOUVER — Canadian cyclist Annie Foreman-Mackey didn't want to squeeze training for the Tokyo Olympics into the hectic schedule of a first-year medical school student.
Buffalo Bisons head to New Jersey to start season, opening door for Toronto Blue Jays

Buffalo Bisons head to New Jersey to start season, opening door for Toronto Blue Jays

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Bisons will relocate to Trenton, N.J., for the start of the 2021 season, clearing the path for the Toronto Blue Jays to return to the home of their triple-A affiliate.
Rowers return to St. John's lake, organizers hopeful historic regatta will too

Rowers return to St. John's lake, organizers hopeful historic regatta will too

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — There will be rowers gliding across Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John's this summer, but it's not yet known if they'll be able to compete in the city's historic regatta. In a lakeside boathouse shrouded in fog Friday, Royal St.
Toronto Raptors waive guard Patrick McCaw, a member of 2019 championship team

Toronto Raptors waive guard Patrick McCaw, a member of 2019 championship team

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors have waived guard Patrick McCaw. The 25-year-old McCaw has been limited to five games this season because of a knee injury.
Japan imposes new virus measures in Tokyo ahead of Olympics

Japan imposes new virus measures in Tokyo ahead of Olympics

TOKYO — Japan announced Friday that it will raise the coronavirus alert level in Tokyo to allow tougher measures to curb the rapid spread of a more contagious variant ahead of the Summer Olympics.
LaVine, Vucevic lead Bulls past Raptors, 122-113

LaVine, Vucevic lead Bulls past Raptors, 122-113

TAMPA, Fla. — Nikola Vucevic and Zach LaVine each scored 22 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the Toronto Raptors 122-113 on Thursday night for their third straight victory.

Canada's Brendan Bottcher into playoffs at world men's curling championship

CALGARY — Brendan Bottcher ensured Canada will compete in men's curling at the next Winter Olympics and also clinched a playoff berth at the world curling championship Thursday.
Angels win 7-5 in home opener for Florida-based Blue Jays

Angels win 7-5 in home opener for Florida-based Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. — The nomadic Toronto Blue Jays came up just short in their latest home opener location.
Supporting cast leads the way as Oilers beat Sens to complete nine-game season sweep

Supporting cast leads the way as Oilers beat Sens to complete nine-game season sweep

OTTAWA — The Senators finally had an answer for Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl. Unfortunately for Ottawa, the Oilers' supporting cast — and some exceptional goaltending — picked up the slack.