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Eagles quarterback Wentz glad he could inspire Miss America

Eagles quarterback Wentz glad he could inspire Miss America

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz says it's cool that the winner of the Miss America contest credits him with inspiring her.

Giovinco, Villa top MLS 'FIFA 18' ratings but Edwards says he is the one to beat

Toronto FC wingback Raheem Edwards is not short on confidence, whether it be on the soccer field or in front of a video game console. Asked who's best on the MLS team at playing EA Sports "FIFA" soccer game, the 22-year-old from Toronto says he's No.
Alouettes fire head coach Chapdelaine, defence co-ordinator Thorpe

Alouettes fire head coach Chapdelaine, defence co-ordinator Thorpe

MONTREAL — For a third year in a row, the Montreal Alouettes have changed coaches in the middle of the season.
Deauville listed as 5-2 early favourite for Woodbine Mile turf race

Deauville listed as 5-2 early favourite for Woodbine Mile turf race

TORONTO — Mark Casse will attempt to achieve a rare double Saturday.
Youngster Jonathon Jennings back as the starter with the B.C. Lions

Youngster Jonathon Jennings back as the starter with the B.C. Lions

The B.C. Lions are back to being Jonathon Jennings' team. The third-year pro returns under centre Saturday night when the Lions (6-5) visit the league-leading Calgary Stampeders (9-1-1).
Tennis star Nestor has shown  'love for the game' in twilight of his career

Tennis star Nestor has shown 'love for the game' in twilight of his career

After winning virtually every significant tennis title imaginable, the finish line is in sight for Daniel Nestor.
Northlands Coliseum, the house Gretzky built in Edmonton, is closing its doors

Northlands Coliseum, the house Gretzky built in Edmonton, is closing its doors

EDMONTON — The house that Gretzky built is closing its doors. Edmonton city councillors unanimously approved a plan Wednesday to shutter Northlands Coliseum on Jan. 1, 2018.
Giovinco, Altidore to skip Toronto FC's West Coast trip to heal up

Giovinco, Altidore to skip Toronto FC's West Coast trip to heal up

Toronto FC's depth will be tested again this week as the Major League Soccer leader heads to Los Angeles without star strikers Sebastian Giovinco and Jozy Altidore for Saturday's game with the Galaxy.
NewsAlert: Indians set American League record with 21st straight win

NewsAlert: Indians set American League record with 21st straight win

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have set an American League record with their 21st victory in a row. The Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3 this afternoon at Progressive Field.

ESPN distances itself from anchor Jemele Hill's Trump tweets

BRISTOL, Conn. — ESPN distanced itself from anchor Jemele Hill's tweets one day after she called President Donald Trump "a white supremacist" and "a bigot.