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Two nights after beating OKC in OT, Raptors drop 116-109 decision to Thunder

Two nights after beating OKC in OT, Raptors drop 116-109 decision to Thunder

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors are hoping Kawhi Leonard's fourth-quarter performance was a sneak preview of what they'll see from their star player in the post-season.

Aaron Sanchez leads Toronto Blue Jays past Baltimore Orioles 4-0

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Aaron Sanchez threw six scoreless innings, striking out three and only giving up one hit to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 4-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday in spring training action.
Canadian figure skater Gabrielle Daleman happy with effort at worlds

Canadian figure skater Gabrielle Daleman happy with effort at worlds

SAITAMA, Japan — Canada's Gabrielle Daleman finished 11th on Friday at the world figure skating championships. The 21-year-old from Newmarket, Ont.
Sterling scores hat trick, England beats Czech Republic 5-0

Sterling scores hat trick, England beats Czech Republic 5-0

LONDON — A first England hat trick provided a chance for Raheem Sterling to celebrate and mourn.
Canada's Bianca Andreescu beats Kenin to advance to third round in Miami

Canada's Bianca Andreescu beats Kenin to advance to third round in Miami

MIAMI — Canada's Bianca Andreescu has exacted revenge on one of the three women to beat her in the 2019 season. The 18-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., won her ninth consecutive match on Friday, beating No.
Canada's team: Buffalo Bulls women's squad wins March Madness opener

Canada's team: Buffalo Bulls women's squad wins March Madness opener

The team with the most Canadian representation at March Madness is moving on after an upset victory on Friday. The No. 10-seeded Buffalo Bulls women's team, featuring five Canadians, pulled away late for a 82-71 win over the No.
Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image

Papa John's scores Shaq to help revive its image

NEW YORK — Papa John's is getting "Shaq-ified." The pizza chain said Friday that basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal will be its new pitchman, appearing in TV commercials and promoting Papa John's in other ways.

Canadian rink falls short of playoffs at world women's curling championship

SILKEBORG, Denmark — Canada has missed the playoffs for the first time in 20 years at the world women's curling championship.
Calgary Inferno, Les Canadiennes de Montreal clash for Clarkson Cup

Calgary Inferno, Les Canadiennes de Montreal clash for Clarkson Cup

Brianne Jenner has experienced both beating and losing to Les Canadiennes de Montreal in the Clarkson Cup. So the Calgary Inferno forward would rather lift the governor general's chalice Sunday in Toronto than watch the bleu-blanc-rouge do it again.
Canadian skier Alex Harvey finishes 10th in World Cup cross-country sprint

Canadian skier Alex Harvey finishes 10th in World Cup cross-country sprint

QUEBEC — Canadian cross-country legend Alex Harvey was held off the podium in one of the last races of his storied career, but he says he's still well positioned for a fitting finale on home turf.