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Kyle Kaiser knocks Alonso, McLaren out of Indy 500

Kyle Kaiser knocks Alonso, McLaren out of Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS — Fernando Alonso did everything in his power to put McLaren in the Indianapolis 500. He drove flat-out when his car was loose, when it wouldn't steer and when it had a punctured tire.
Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. — From last in the league in early January all the way to the brink of their first Stanley Cup Final in nearly a half-century, it has been quite a ride for the St. Louis Blues.
Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2

CHICAGO — Following a slow start, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is showing why he's one of the top prospects in the majors.

Despite pre-game talk, Raptors coach Nick Nurse sticks with same lineup for Game 3

TORONTO — Despite pre-game talk of lineup changes, Raptors coach Nick Nurse stuck with the same starting five for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final against the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night.
Brandon Smith looking forward to new-look Stampeders a year after Grey Cup win

Brandon Smith looking forward to new-look Stampeders a year after Grey Cup win

CALGARY — A veteran of 10 seasons in the CFL, all with the Calgary Stampeders, Brandon Smith can't recall meeting so many new people on the opening day of training camp.

'Teams that win are tight': B.C. Lions search for chemistry at training camp

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Mike Reilly knows he and his B.C. Lions teammates are going to get sick of each other over the next three weeks of training camp.
2,000 cherry trees destroyed at ex-49er's California orchard

2,000 cherry trees destroyed at ex-49er's California orchard

BRENTWOOD, Calif. — Former San Francisco 49ers centre Jeremy Newberry says vandals have destroyed nearly half of the 4,000 cherry trees recently planted at his Northern California orchard.
Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title

Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title

ROME — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be.
Canadian diver Abel wins silver in three-metre individual competition

Canadian diver Abel wins silver in three-metre individual competition

LONDON — Canada's Jennifer Abel closed out the World Series diving season with a silver medal in the women's three-metre individual competition on Sunday. She finished second with a total score of 353.05 points for her five dives.
Canada's Rebecca Marino beats Yuki Naito to win ITF Kurume title

Canada's Rebecca Marino beats Yuki Naito to win ITF Kurume title

KURUME, Japan — Canada's Rebecca Marino defeated Japanese qualifier Yuki Naito 6-4, 7-6 (0) on Sunday to win the ITF Kurume title on the World Tennis Tour. The fourth seed from Vancouver needed one hour 23 minutes to complete the victory.