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Maltais withdraws from Canada's 2018 short-track speedskating team selections

Maltais withdraws from Canada's 2018 short-track speedskating team selections

MONTREAL — Valerie Maltais of Saguenay, Que., withdrew from Canada's 2018 short-track speedskating team Olympic selection competition on Saturday due to a concussion.
Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

NEW YORK — A former New York City police officer, whose claims of police corruption in the 1970s were chronicled in an Al Pacino movie, joined dozens of current and former officers Saturday at a rally in support of getting quarterback Colin Kaepernic
Free-scoring Man United already looks team to beat in EPL

Free-scoring Man United already looks team to beat in EPL

Free-scoring, tight at the back, and confidence oozing through the side, Manchester United already might be the team to beat in the English Premier League.
Messam, Parades lead the way as Stampeders grind out 21-17 victory over Lions

Messam, Parades lead the way as Stampeders grind out 21-17 victory over Lions

VANCOUVER — Calgary Stampeders head coach Dave Dickenson hounded his team all week about their sloppy practices after enjoying some time off to heal bumps and bruises.

Friday's Games

Friday's Games CFL Ottawa 37 Hamilton 18 Calgary 21 B.C. 17 --- NFL pre-season Seattle 20 Minnesota 13 --- MLB American Baltimore 9 L.A. Angels 7 Boston 9 N.Y.
Receiver Ricky Collins Jr. acquired by Tiger-Cats in trade with Roughriders

Receiver Ricky Collins Jr. acquired by Tiger-Cats in trade with Roughriders

HAMILTON — Wide receiver Ricky Collins Jr. was acquired by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Friday night in a trade with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Hamilton also got a seventh round pick in the 2018 CFL draft.
Maher's foot carries Redblacks to 37-18 win over Ticats; Hamilton still winless

Maher's foot carries Redblacks to 37-18 win over Ticats; Hamilton still winless

HAMILTON — Ottawa Redblacks kicker Brett Maher kept putting points on the board even as his team's drives were stalling against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Friday night.

New York Knicks sign undrafted Canadian guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes

NEW YORK — Canadian guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes signed with the New York Knicks on Friday night. The six-foot-three, 210-pound native of Markham, Ont., went undrafted in the 2017 draft out of Florida State. He had 1,236 points in 100 career NCAA games.
Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4

Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4

CHICAGO — Jake Arrieta may never duplicate the second half he had two years ago in winning the NL Cy Young Award. The Cubs don't care. They'll take what the right-hander is giving them now.
Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34

Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34

BOSTON — The Boston Celtics will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 during their Feb. 11 game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The longtime Celtics forward will be the 22nd player so honoured — the first since 2003.