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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga strikes 13 aces on Stuttgart Open debut

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga strikes 13 aces on Stuttgart Open debut

STUTTGART, Germany — Jo-Wilfried Tsonga powered past 2017 semifinalist Mischa Zverev 6-3, 6-0 before rain brought an early end to play at the Stuttgart Open on Monday.
New-look Redblacks offence will be under the microscope

New-look Redblacks offence will be under the microscope

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks face many questions as they head into their sixth season.
Leonard's clinical professionalism setting the tone for no-nonsense Raptors

Leonard's clinical professionalism setting the tone for no-nonsense Raptors

TORONTO — Fun Guy. Board Man. Kawhi Leonard's stoic personality has been milked by basketball fans and marketers alike, earning him nicknames that have been plastered on Internet memes and used in successful ad campaigns.
Ottawa Senators sign defenceman Nick Ebert to two-way deal

Ottawa Senators sign defenceman Nick Ebert to two-way deal

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed defenceman Nick Ebert to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal is worth US$700,000 in the NHL and $300,000 in the American Hockey League, with a $350,000 guarantee.

NBA, Canada Basketball join forces on youth initiative

TORONTO — The NBA and Canada Basketball are forming a group in an effort to grow youth basketball in Canada. The Jr.
Golfer Rory McIlroy and Raptors star Kyle Lowry bond over mutual respect

Golfer Rory McIlroy and Raptors star Kyle Lowry bond over mutual respect

Rory McIlroy may have won the RBC Canadian Open, but he left Ontario with the best prize of all: friendship. The world No.

Oilers promote Bob Nicholson to chairman, hire former Leafs/Sens exec Anselmi

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers continued a busy off-season with the promotion of one executive and the hiring of another on Monday.
Canada's Dawson Murschell upsets world No. 1 in BetVictor World Cup of Darts.

Canada's Dawson Murschell upsets world No. 1 in BetVictor World Cup of Darts.

HAMBURG — Canada's Dawson Murschell upset world No. 1 Michael van Gerwen 4-2 but the top-seeded Netherlands rallied to down the Canadians 2-1 in quarterfinal action at the BetVictor World Cup of Darts. At No.
American defender Estelle Johnson now a member of the Indomitable Lionesses

American defender Estelle Johnson now a member of the Indomitable Lionesses

MONTPELLIER, France — Cameroon defender Estelle Johnson will see some familiar faces Monday when Cameroon lines up against Canada at the Women's World Cup. Johnson, who was born in Cameroon but raised in the U.S.
'We the real North:' hoops fans in the High Arctic cheer on the Raptors

'We the real North:' hoops fans in the High Arctic cheer on the Raptors

In the tiny hamlet of Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, more than 3,000 kilometres northwest of Scotiabank Arena, the Toronto Raptors' famous slogan takes on a whole new meaning. "One of our big jokes is the line 'We the North.