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Shapovalov confident heading into US Open qualifying, but knows he has room to grow

Shapovalov confident heading into US Open qualifying, but knows he has room to grow

MONTREAL — Rising Canadian tennis star Denis Shapovalov knows not every week will replicate the magic of his Rogers Cup semifinal run.
Redblacks, Ticats desperate for win while East playoffs are still in reach

Redblacks, Ticats desperate for win while East playoffs are still in reach

OTTAWA — Despite their agonizing first third of the 2017 season, the Ottawa Redblacks can put themselves in playoff contention in the CFL East with a win at winless Hamilton on Friday.
Former CFL receiver Evraire makes decision to donate brain to Boston University

Former CFL receiver Evraire makes decision to donate brain to Boston University

Ken Evraire will donate his brain to science but the former CFL receiver is fearful about what doctors might find. "They could say, 'We examined his brain and found nothing," the 52-year-old Toronto native said with a chuckle.
Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter in front office with Marlins

Steinbrenner, Torre like Jeter in front office with Marlins

CHICAGO — Derek Jeter won five World Series during a 20-year run with the New York Yankees. He piled up 3,465 hits and made the All-Star team 14 times while becoming one of baseball's biggest stars.
Turner is latest to plan sports streaming service

Turner is latest to plan sports streaming service

NEW YORK — Turner Sports is the latest TV company to announce a sports streaming service as traditional television companies chase millennial audiences. The service, expected next year in the U.S.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games MLB American Toronto 3 Tampa Bay 2 L.A.
Reliever Leone comes up big in Blue Jays' 3-2 win over Rays

Reliever Leone comes up big in Blue Jays' 3-2 win over Rays

TORONTO — Dominic Leone rejoined the Blue Jays on Wednesday after spending three days on the bereavement list. When he got into the game, it was like he hadn't missed a beat.
Piatti powers Impact past Fire 3-0; Montreal closes in on playoff spot

Piatti powers Impact past Fire 3-0; Montreal closes in on playoff spot

MONTREAL — Ignacio Piatti scored twice as the Montreal Impact cruised past the visiting Chicago Fire 3-0 on Wednesday for their first three-game winning streak of the Major League Soccer season.
Ex-CFL player Arland Bruce III asks Supreme Court to allow concussion lawsuit

Ex-CFL player Arland Bruce III asks Supreme Court to allow concussion lawsuit

VANCOUVER — A former Canadian Football League star receiver who says he sustained "permanent and disabling" repetitive head trauma as a player has asked the Supreme Court of Canada to allow his lawsuit against the league to proceed.
Bombers expect 'outright battle' with banged-up but undefeated Eskimos

Bombers expect 'outright battle' with banged-up but undefeated Eskimos

WINNIPEG — Andrew Harris wants to make his offensive linemen happy. The Blue Bombers running back is coming off his first 100-yard rushing game this season as the team prepares to host the injury-riddled 7-0 Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday.