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Strong cast of Canadian athlete doubles provide skating scenes in "Spinning Out"

Strong cast of Canadian athlete doubles provide skating scenes in "Spinning Out"

TORONTO — There's a scene in the new Netflix soapy figure skating series "Spinning Out," in which the main characters Kat and Justin execute a lasso lift.

Canadian Joe Fletcher to help train, supervise MLS assistant referees

Veteran Canadian soccer official Joe Fletcher, a veteran of two World Cups and numerous other tournaments, is taking a new role as the Professional Referee Organization (PRO) manager of senior assistant referees.

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games NFL Playoffs Kansas City 51 Houston 31 Green Bay 28 Seattle 23 --- NHL Nashville 1 Winnipeg 0 Vancouver 4 Minnesota 1 Buffalo 5 Detroit 1 Pittsburgh 4 Arizona 3 (SO) Florida 8 Toronto 4 New Jersey 3 Tampa Bay 1 --- AHL Bridgeport 6 Lav
Huberdeau sets franchise points mark, Panthers over Leafs

Huberdeau sets franchise points mark, Panthers over Leafs

SUNRISE, Fla. — Jonathan Huberdeau is looking ahead after becoming the career points leader for the Florida Panthers.
Canadian men's volleyball team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Canadian men's volleyball team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

VANCOUVER — The Canadian men’s volleyball team were not going to let tickets to Tokyo slip through their fingers.

Europe beats Canada for back-to-back Continental Cup titles

LONDON, Ont. — Europe has secured its second straight Continental Cup title. Needing just four of an available 18 points to win its first-ever back-to-back titles, Europe took what it needed in Sunday's night draw to beat Canada 37.5-22.
DeRozan scores 25 points to lead Spurs to 105-104 victory over Raptors

DeRozan scores 25 points to lead Spurs to 105-104 victory over Raptors

TORONTO — Pascal Siakam was mid-sentence, speaking to the media in Toronto's post-game locker-room Sunday, when DeMar DeRozan rushed in and wrapped Siakam in a big bear hug.
Ray Shero is out as New Jersey Devils' general manager

Ray Shero is out as New Jersey Devils' general manager

NEWARK, N.J. — Ray Shero has been fired as the New Jersey Devils' general manager after a four-plus year tenure that saw the three-time Stanley Cup champions make the playoffs only once.
Pettersson, Markstrom help Canucks beat Wild 4-1

Pettersson, Markstrom help Canucks beat Wild 4-1

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Vancouver’s typically strong power play has been struggling. Luckily for the Canucks, they’re doing just fine scoring 5 on 5.
Patriots star Edelman arrested for vandalism in California

Patriots star Edelman arrested for vandalism in California

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — New England Patriots star Julian Edelman was arrested in Southern California on suspicion of misdemeanour vandalism after jumping on the hood of someone's car, authorities said Sunday.