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Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

Trump again blasts NFL over players kneeling during anthem

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is again criticizing the NFL over players kneeling during the national anthem.
Saskatchewan Roughriders face tough task playing Calgary Stampeders at McMahon

Saskatchewan Roughriders face tough task playing Calgary Stampeders at McMahon

On Friday, the focus turns to football for Duron Carter and the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
Raptors host short-handed Bulls after ugly incident in Chicago practice

Raptors host short-handed Bulls after ugly incident in Chicago practice

TORONTO — Dwane Casey has seen his fair share of fights between teammates. DeMar DeRozan hinted that he might have been in one or two, back in high school.
Former NHL agent facing charges after allegedly defrauding players of $12M

Former NHL agent facing charges after allegedly defrauding players of $12M

Winnipeg police have charged an ex-NHL agent with fraud alleging he bilked former Ottawa Senators Chris Phillips and Dany Heatley out of $12 million.
Lawler promises balanced attack when he takes on dos Anjos in Winnipeg

Lawler promises balanced attack when he takes on dos Anjos in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — UFC fans should see a new-and-improved Robbie Lawler in two months.
Hamonic, Brodie merger profitable early for Calgary Flames defence

Hamonic, Brodie merger profitable early for Calgary Flames defence

CALGARY — The pairing of newcomer Travis Hamonic with defenceman T.J. Brodie is paying dividends so far for the Calgary Flames.
Ailing Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic cuts 2017 season short

Ailing Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic cuts 2017 season short

OTTAWA — Milos Raonic is cutting his 2017 season short as injuries continue to plague the Canadian tennis star.
Rio Olympic head Nuzman formally charged with corruption

Rio Olympic head Nuzman formally charged with corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO — Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, has been charged by Brazilian federal prosecutors with corruption, money laundering, tax evasion and running a criminal organization.
Swiss lawmakers agree on $1B backing for 2026 Olympic bid

Swiss lawmakers agree on $1B backing for 2026 Olympic bid

GENEVA — Switzerland's federal government said Wednesday it is prepared to pay almost 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.02 billion) toward Sion hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Sandusky to learn if he'll get new trial or charges tossed

Sandusky to learn if he'll get new trial or charges tossed

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Pennsylvania judge is set to announce whether former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will get a second shot at persuading a jury he's innocent of child molestation charges.