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After registering two home victories, Eskimos head to face Bombers in Winnipeg

After registering two home victories, Eskimos head to face Bombers in Winnipeg

After opening the season with two solid home wins, Trevor Harris and the Edmonton Eskimos are heading on the road. Edmonton (2-0) visits the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1-0) on Thursday night. The Eskimos are coming off a 39-23 victory over the B.C.
Goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons

Goalie Roberto Luongo retires after 19 NHL seasons

SUNRISE, Fla. — Roberto Luongo wanted to keep playing and keep chasing the elusive Stanley Cup, largely because he believes the Florida Panthers are finally in position to be a playoff contender. His body wanted otherwise.

Canadian Corey Conners secures spot in British Open

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — At least two Canadian golfers will play in the British Open next month. Corey Conners of Listowel, Ont., punched his ticket to the event on Wednesday by virtue of his world ranking (No. 82) as of this week.
IOC to change process of Olympic bid races, host elections

IOC to change process of Olympic bid races, host elections

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Olympics hosted in multiple cities or countries. Bidders pro-actively invited. Candidates recommended with possibly no opponents.

Canada's women's field hockey team beats Italy, moves on in Olympic qualifying

VALENCIA, Spain — Canada's women's field hockey team advanced to the next stage of Olympic qualification with a 7-0 win over Italy on Wednesday in the semifinals of the FIH Hockey Series Finals.
Canada's Brayden Schnur advances to final round of Wimbledon qualifying

Canada's Brayden Schnur advances to final round of Wimbledon qualifying

LONDON — Canada's Brayden Schnur is one win away from reaching the first Grand Slam main draw of his career. The No. 8 qualifying seed from Pickering, Ont.
Defenceman Mike Reilly signs extension with Montreal Canadiens

Defenceman Mike Reilly signs extension with Montreal Canadiens

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have re-signed defenceman Mike Reilly to a two-year contract with an average annual value of US$1.5 million. Reilly, 25, had three goals and eight assists in 57 games with the Canadiens last season.

Widow: Dangerous conditions at Braves' stadium led to death

SMYRNA, Ga. — The widow of a beer tap inventor who died inside a walk-in cooler at the Atlanta Braves' stadium is blaming a faulty door mechanism and lethal carbon dioxide leaks.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games Women's World Cup Italy 2 China 0 Netherland 2 Japan 1 --- MLB American League N.Y.
Yanks open with 2 HR, set MLB mark in 4-3 win over Blue Jays

Yanks open with 2 HR, set MLB mark in 4-3 win over Blue Jays

NEW YORK — Aaron Judge and his teammates were joking about which one of them would hit the home run that gave the New York Yankees a major league-record 28 straight games with a long ball.