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World Cup 2026: A primer on the expanded tournament coming to North America

World Cup 2026: A primer on the expanded tournament coming to North America

The 2026 World Cup has been awarded to Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. FIFA, the world governing body of soccer, now takes over the tournament, working with the three countries.
North American bottom line translates into winning 2026 World Cup bid

North American bottom line translates into winning 2026 World Cup bid

In the end, money talked. FIFA's member associations had 11 billion reasons to say yes to the joint bid from Canada, the U.S. and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup.
Nick Nurse's 1st boss says Raptors made the right move in making him head coach

Nick Nurse's 1st boss says Raptors made the right move in making him head coach

TORONTO — Eldon Miller said just five people showed up for the first players meeting he held as head basketball coach at Northern Iowa. One of them was Nick Nurse.
Toronto mayor says chance to co-host World Cup a 'good investment'

Toronto mayor says chance to co-host World Cup a 'good investment'

TORONTO — The mayor of one of the Canadian cities expected to co-host the 2026 World Cup says the opportunity to take part in the event represents a good investment.
Unlike the women in 2015, men get to play on real grass at 2026 World Cup

Unlike the women in 2015, men get to play on real grass at 2026 World Cup

TORONTO — News that the 2026 men's World Cup will be played entirely on grass means an apology is in order to top female soccer players. That's according to the U.S.
North American 2026 World Cup hosting bid won votes around the globe

North American 2026 World Cup hosting bid won votes around the globe

So much for U.S.-North Korean detente. The Koreans voted for Morocco rather than the winning joint bid of the U.S., Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup.
Coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

Coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

MIAMI — The ESPYs are breaking tradition for this year's Best Coach Award, awarding it posthumously to three Florida high school coaches who died shielding their students from gunfire.
Scores and Schedule

Scores and Schedule

Tuesday's Games AHL Playoffs Calder Cup final Texas 5 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) --- MLB American League Boston 6 Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6 Detroit 4 Tampa Bay 4 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 5 Cleveland 1 Houston 6 Oakland 3 Seattle 6 L.A.
Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games AHL Playoffs Calder Cup final Texas 5 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) --- MLB American League Boston 6 Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6 Detroit 4 Tampa Bay 4 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 5 Cleveland 1 Houston 6 Oakland 3 Seattle 6 L.A.
Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins

Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins

DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers lost much more than a game on Tuesday night. Miguel Cabrera ruptured his left biceps tendon in the third inning of a 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins and will have season-ending surgery later this week.