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Saints' Jenkins joins CNN as social justice contributor

Saints' Jenkins joins CNN as social justice contributor

ATLANTA — New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins will join CNN as a contributor focusing on racial and social justice, the network announced Monday.
Former Toronto FC defender Damien Perquis retires after 18-year career

Former Toronto FC defender Damien Perquis retires after 18-year career

Former Toronto FC defender Damien Perquis announced his retirement Monday after an 18-year career.

Golf Canada cancels national amateur championships for 2020 season

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Golf Canada cancelled all of its amateur golf competitions for the duration of the 2020 season on Monday due to the ongoing health concerns and government restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadian international Alphonso Davies voted Bayern player of the month for May

Canadian international Alphonso Davies voted Bayern player of the month for May

MUNICH — Canadian international Alphonso Davies has been voted Bayern Munich's player of the month for May.
Youppi!, Canadiens', Expos' legendary mascot, enters Mascot Hall of Fame

Youppi!, Canadiens', Expos' legendary mascot, enters Mascot Hall of Fame

Youppi!, the Montreal Canadiens' official mascot, has become the first character from a Canadian-based club to be inducted into The Mascot Hall of Fame.
Jim Popp says he has fond memories of working together with Don Matthews

Jim Popp says he has fond memories of working together with Don Matthews

The Don is gone, but will never be forgotten by Jim Popp. Don Matthews, one of the most prolific coaches in CFL history, died three years ago Sunday — June 14, 2017 — at the age of 77. The native of Amesbury, Mass.
NHLers ponder playing in arenas without fans: 'We gotta do what we gotta do'

NHLers ponder playing in arenas without fans: 'We gotta do what we gotta do'

Like many sports fans hungry for something, anything, to watch during a spring of self-isolation and physical distancing, Darnell Nurse tuned into "The Last Dance" with keen interest.
Baseball players say talks futile, tell MLB to order return

Baseball players say talks futile, tell MLB to order return

NEW YORK — Baseball players told Major League Baseball additional talks to start the season during the coronavirus pandemic are pointless and said owners should order a return to work, which likely would spark lengthy litigation and a renewal of the
Quebec's Charles (Air) Jourdain loses close decision on UFC fight card

Quebec's Charles (Air) Jourdain loses close decision on UFC fight card

LAS VEGAS — Andre (Touchy) Fili won a split decision over Quebec featherweight Charles (Air) Jourdain in a close fight on the undercard of a UFC Fight Night card Saturday. The judges scored it 28-29, 29-28, 29-28 for the American.
Goretzka keeps Bayern on track for latest Bundesliga title

Goretzka keeps Bayern on track for latest Bundesliga title

BERLIN — Leon Goretzka scored late for Bayern Munich to take another step closer to a record-extending eighth straight Bundesliga title after beating Borussia Mönchengladbach 2-1 on Saturday.