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Canada's Murray plans to stay politically active through NBA Western final

Canada's Murray plans to stay politically active through NBA Western final

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Canada's Jamal Murray is going to keep using his platform to bring attention to racial injustice as he leads his Denver Nuggets in the NBA's Western Conference final. Murray, from Kitchener, Ont.
Raptors president not engaging in contract talks just yet after hectic stretch

Raptors president not engaging in contract talks just yet after hectic stretch

TORONTO — Less than a week after the Toronto Raptors were dispatched from the NBA bubble playoffs at Disney World by the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference semifinals, Masai Ujiri said feelings are still frayed.
After US Open run, Shapovalov piling up more wins in Rome

After US Open run, Shapovalov piling up more wins in Rome

ROME — From singles to doubles, hard courts to clay courts, North America to Europe, Denis Shapovalov just keeps playing — and, for the most part, winning. After spending more than 22 hours on court over the previous two weeks at the U.S.
Teo Baby: Breakout slugger Hernandez a welcome addition for Blue Jays

Teo Baby: Breakout slugger Hernandez a welcome addition for Blue Jays

Teoscar Hernandez was enjoying a breakout season when he suffered an oblique strain earlier this month. The Toronto Blue Jays hope he'll pick up where he left off now that he's back in the lineup.
Lawsuit claims NHL, minor pro, junior leagues conspire to limit player opportunity

Lawsuit claims NHL, minor pro, junior leagues conspire to limit player opportunity

MONTREAL — A proposed class-action lawsuit alleges North America's most powerful hockey leagues are conspiring to limit opportunities for young players. The claim was filed by Kobe Mohr, a 21-year-old Lloydminster, Alta.
Edmonton to host 2021 world junior hockey championship with no fans

Edmonton to host 2021 world junior hockey championship with no fans

Edmonton, currently hosting the Stanley Cup playoffs without fans in a COVID-19-free bubble zone, will now do the same for the upcoming world junior hockey championship.

Former CFL star Doug Flutie, Football Canada partner on video game

OTTAWA — Football Canada and former CFL star Doug Flutie are teaming up. The sport's national governing body announced Thursday it has agreed to a licensing agreement with Canuck Play Inc.
Canucks have 'we can beat anyone' mindset after big playoff run: Boeser

Canucks have 'we can beat anyone' mindset after big playoff run: Boeser

VANCOUVER — Fans expected big things from Quinn Hughes as he began his first full season with the Vancouver Canucks last fall.
Pole vaulter Duplantis breaks Bubka's outdoor world record

Pole vaulter Duplantis breaks Bubka's outdoor world record

ROME — Swedish pole vaulter Armand Duplantis broke Sergey Bubka's 26-year-old outdoor world record on Thursday.
Canadian looks forward to high-profile darts match against Fallon Sherrock

Canadian looks forward to high-profile darts match against Fallon Sherrock

Canadian Jeff (The Silencer) Smith will be back performing in front of fans Friday at the 300,000-pound ($512,660) Bwin World Series of Darts Finals in Salzburg, Austria.