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Quintero powers Minnesota United past Toronto FC 4-3

Quintero powers Minnesota United past Toronto FC 4-3

MINNEAPOLIS — Toronto FC seemingly can't stop teams from scoring against them in the first half. Darwin Quintero scored three times for the first hat trick in Minnesota United FC history, helping the Loons beat Toronto FC 4-3 on Wednesday night.

Raincock-Ekunwe, Carleton lead Canadian senior women's team past Turkey 78-45

EDMONTON — It was about as encouraging a start as the Canadian senior women's basketball team could ask for on their road to the World Cup.
Bautista drives in run against former team, Mets top Blue Jays to split series

Bautista drives in run against former team, Mets top Blue Jays to split series

TORONTO — Marcus Stroman switched up his warm-up music for his Wednesday start, using Drake's "Trophies" as a tribute to former teammate Jose Bautista.
Home again. Paralyzed Humboldt Broncos player returns from Philadelphia physio

Home again. Paralyzed Humboldt Broncos player returns from Philadelphia physio

CALGARY — It has been more than five months since Ryan Straschnitzki was together with his family in his hometown of Airdrie, Alta.
Former Olympic rower, investment dealer gets 13-month jail sentence for fraud

Former Olympic rower, investment dealer gets 13-month jail sentence for fraud

VICTORIA — Former Olympic rower Harold Backer received a 13-month jail sentence Wednesday after pleading guilty to fraud, but no answers were provided about his mysterious 18 month disappearance that sparked an international police search.
Lions player takes to Twitter for help navigating Vancouver's housing market

Lions player takes to Twitter for help navigating Vancouver's housing market

SURREY, B.C. — Jovan Olafioye has made a career out of protecting CFL quarterbacks from some of the league's most fearsome pass-rushers, but this season, he felt like he was in danger of being sacked by Vancouver's notoriously tough housing market.
Davis Love III confirmed to play in Calgary's PGA Tour Champions event

Davis Love III confirmed to play in Calgary's PGA Tour Champions event

CALGARY — Davis Love III has joined the field of the PGA Tour Champions Shaw Charity Classic in Calgary. The World Golf Hall of Famer will play in the Canadian tournament for the first time Aug. 27 to Sept. 2 at Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club.
Blue Jays Estrada doesn't expect to miss time with left glute strain

Blue Jays Estrada doesn't expect to miss time with left glute strain

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Marco Estrada said Wednesday he doesn't expect to miss much time after being diagnosed with a mild left glute strain a night earlier.

Canada beats the Philippines 102-62 at FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup

ROSARIO, Argentina — Canada defeated the Philippines 102-62 on Wednesday afternoon in the round of 16 at the FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup. Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe scored a game-high 22 points for Canada and added 11 rebounds.
Ticats QB Masoli looks to tie CFL record for consecutive games of 300-plus yards

Ticats QB Masoli looks to tie CFL record for consecutive games of 300-plus yards

REGINA — Jeremiah Masoli is looking to join some select company as he continues to emerge as the face of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' resurgence.