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Canada's Auger-Aliassime wins third-round match at National Bank Open

Canada's Auger-Aliassime wins third-round match at National Bank Open

MONTREAL — Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime reached the quarterfinals at the National Bank Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Britain's Cameron Norrie at IGA Stadium. Norrie had three double-faults in his final service game.
Pacific, York United swap midfielders with Baldisimo heading west and Toussaint east

Pacific, York United swap midfielders with Baldisimo heading west and Toussaint east

TORONTO — York United FC and Pacific have swapped midfielders, with Cedric Toussaint headed to Pacific and Matthew Baldisimo to York.
World No. 1 Swiatek bounced from National Bank Open by unseeded Haddad Maia

World No. 1 Swiatek bounced from National Bank Open by unseeded Haddad Maia

TORONTO — World No. 1 Iga Swiatek was stunned by Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 on Thursday at the National Bank Open. The unseeded Haddad Maia had already upset 13th-seeded Leylah Fernandez of Laval, Que., the previous day.
Review concludes Whitecaps' response to misconduct allegations was appropriate

Review concludes Whitecaps' response to misconduct allegations was appropriate

An independent investigation has concluded that the Vancouver Whitecaps' response to allegations of misconduct by former women's coaches Bob Birarda and Hubert Busby Jr., was serious and "appropriate.
Wrestler Eekeeluak Avalak dedicates historic Canada Games gold to his late brother

Wrestler Eekeeluak Avalak dedicates historic Canada Games gold to his late brother

THOROLD, Ont. — Eekeeluak Avalak was guaranteed to make history even before he stepped onto the mat on Thursday. The 18-year-old wrestler from Cambridge Bay won not only Nunavut's first ever medal at the Canada Summer Games, but captured gold.

Vegas goalie Robin Lehner to miss upcoming season

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights goalie Robin Lehner will require hip surgery and is expected to miss the upcoming season, the team said Thursday.

Russell’s No. 6 being retired across NBA, a 1st for league

Bill Russell's No. 6 jersey is being retired across the NBA, a first for the league.

Connor McDavid says Ben Stelter will be in his thoughts after every Oilers' win

Connor McDavid says any time the Edmonton Oilers win at home, they'll think of Ben Stelter. "There's that video of him saying 'Play La Bamba, baby'" said McDavid, referring to the old Ritchie Valens song that serves as the Oilers' victory anthem.

Canadian golf star Lorie Kane set to make 30th and final appearance at CP Open

OTTAWA — Lorie Kane will tee off for the final time at the CP Women’s Open when the lone Canadian stop on the LPGA Tour visits Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club later this month.

Forge FC and young striker Woobens Pacius are on a roll in the CPL

Forge FC and young striker Woobens Pacius are on a roll. Coming off a 1-0 victory over visiting HFX Wanderers FC last Saturday, Forge has won six straight in Canadian Premier League play while outscoring the opposition 17-3.