Skip to content
1.1 °Cforecast >
! Light Drizzle and Fog

National Sports

Star Lions linebacker Elimimian seeks tackle record against Tiger-Cats

Star Lions linebacker Elimimian seeks tackle record against Tiger-Cats

VANCOUVER — Solomon Elimimian says there is still room for growth in his game as if the B.C. Lions middle linebacker eyes another spot in the CFL record book.
At The Turn: Handmade in Halifax, leather covers turn heads worldwide

At The Turn: Handmade in Halifax, leather covers turn heads worldwide

OTTAWA — For many Canadians, golf is a family affair. For the Bishop brothers, it's become a family business.
Ajax player Nouri has severe and permanent brain damage

Ajax player Nouri has severe and permanent brain damage

VIENNA — Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri has been diagnosed with severe and permanent brain damage, five days after he collapsed due to an irregular heartbeat during a friendly game in Austria.

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby wins eighth ESPY Award as best NHL player

LOS ANGELES — Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby won the ESPY Award for best NHL player on Wednesday night.
Michelle Obama earns loud ovation from athletes at The ESPYS

Michelle Obama earns loud ovation from athletes at The ESPYS

LOS ANGELES — Michelle Obama returned to the spotlight as a presenter at The ESPYS, drawing the loudest ovation at the awards show honouring the past year's best athletes and moments in sports.

Julian de Guzman suits up for Ottawa Fury in friendly loss to Impact

OTTAWA — Julian de Guzman was quickly reminded how much endurance it takes to play the game of soccer.

Canadian snowboarder McMorris wins ESPY Award for best male action sport athlete

LOS ANGELES — Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris won his first ESPY Award on Wednesday night. The Regina native and reigning Olympic bronze medallist in slopestyle won the award as the best male action sports athlete.
Westbrook, Biles win athlete of year honours at The ESPYS

Westbrook, Biles win athlete of year honours at The ESPYS

LOS ANGELES — Russell Westbrook won best male athlete at The ESPYS, while Olympic gymnast Simone Biles earned best female athlete honours Wednesday night.
Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

NEW YORK — Chuck Blazer, the disgraced American soccer executive whose admissions of corruption set off a global scandal that ultimately toppled FIFA President Sepp Blatter, has died. He was 72.

Scores and Schedule

Wednesday's Games CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round At Tampa, Fla. Panama 2 Nicaragua 1 United States 3 Martinique 2 --- Thursday's Games (All times Eastern) CFL Toronto at Winnipeg, 8:30 p.m. --- CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round At Denver El Salvador vs.