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Canadian 'keeper Dayne St. Clair makes most of MLS opportunity with Minnesota

Canadian 'keeper Dayne St. Clair makes most of MLS opportunity with Minnesota

Opportunity came knocking this season for Dayne St. Clair. And the Canadian goalkeeper has made the most of it. The 23-year-old from Pickering, Ont., has started the last six games for Minnesota United FC, posting two clean sheets and a 1.

Rugby Canada cuts staff, citing ongoing financial impact of COVID-19

TORONTO — Citing COVID-19's effect on its bottom line, Rugby Canada is cutting staff from chief commercial and marketing officer Mark Lemmon to Hall of Famer Al Charron, whose name graces its national training centre.
Canadian Olympian Katerine Savard shines in Cannes-selected 'Nadia, Butterfly'

Canadian Olympian Katerine Savard shines in Cannes-selected 'Nadia, Butterfly'

Unlike many sports movies, "Nadia, Butterfly" is not about wins, losses or a comeback story. The usual cliches that often plague the genre aren't found in the Cannes-selected film from Pascal Plante.
Blue Jays slugger Rowdy Tellez on team's 28-man roster for wild-card series

Blue Jays slugger Rowdy Tellez on team's 28-man roster for wild-card series

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Toronto Blue Jays included slugger Rowdy Tellez on the team's 28-man roster for their best-of-three wild-card series against the Tampa Bay Rays.
2020 Spengler Cup cancelled because of pandemic

2020 Spengler Cup cancelled because of pandemic

DAVOS, Switzerland — The Spengler Cup has been cancelled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The annual tournament in Switzerland for the Canadian national men's hockey team and European club teams was scheduled for Dec. 26 to 31.
Toronto Blue Jays won't pitch ace Ryu in playoff opener against Rays

Toronto Blue Jays won't pitch ace Ryu in playoff opener against Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Toronto Blue Jays are breaking away from baseball tradition as they gear up for their first playoff game in four years on Tuesday.
Bubble hockey champs: Tampa Bay Lightning beat Dallas Stars 2-0, win Stanley Cup

Bubble hockey champs: Tampa Bay Lightning beat Dallas Stars 2-0, win Stanley Cup

EDMONTON — The Tampa Bay Lightning are the 2020 Stanley Cup champions, hoisting the NHL's championship trophy Monday in a near-empty Rogers Place to cap off a surreal, bifurcated, bubbled hockey season for the ages.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL Stanley Cup Final Tampa Bay 2 Dallas 0 (Lightning win series 4-2) --- NFL Kansas City 34 Baltimore 20 --- The Canadian Press
Canada drawn with rival Americans at Gold Cup in complicated, congested 2021

Canada drawn with rival Americans at Gold Cup in complicated, congested 2021

Canada secured a marquee matchup at the 2021 Gold Cup when it was drawn against the U.S.
Canadian Leylah Annie Fernandez upsets No. 31 seed at French Open

Canadian Leylah Annie Fernandez upsets No. 31 seed at French Open

PARIS — Canada's Leylah Annie Fernandez rallied for a 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory over No. 31 seed Magda Linette of Poland in her main-draw debut at the French Open on Monday. The 18-year-old from Laval, Que.