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Travel over for TFC, which is one home win away from another MLS Cup appearance

Travel over for TFC, which is one home win away from another MLS Cup appearance

TORONTO — The travel is over for Toronto FC, which is one home win away from a second straight MLS Cup appearance. After tying Columbus 0-0 in the Ohio capital on Tuesday night, the Toronto players were back at their training centre Thursday.
Wolfpack coach expects rugby league side to have target on its back -- again

Wolfpack coach expects rugby league side to have target on its back -- again

Toronto Wolfpack coach Paul Rowley expects his team to have a target on its back next year in the second-tier Championship. Just as it did in its inaugural 2017 rugby league campaign in the Kingstone Press League 1.
Canada looks to continue climb up world rugby rankings in Fiji test match

Canada looks to continue climb up world rugby rankings in Fiji test match

Three games into his tenure as Canada rugby coach, Kingsley Jones can take satisfaction in seeing movement up the world rankings. On the back of their 37-27 comeback win over No. 20 Spain on Saturday, the Canadian men rose two spots to No. 21.
Cracking the code of Lake Louise course not easy, say Canada's downhillers

Cracking the code of Lake Louise course not easy, say Canada's downhillers

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Some consider it easy, but Canada's World Cup downhill course can make a fool of those who disrespect it. At 3.1 kilometres long, with a vertical drop of 826 metres, the track in Lake Louise, Alta.
Jays conducting investigation after six minor leaguers get doping suspensions

Jays conducting investigation after six minor leaguers get doping suspensions

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays say they are conducting an internal investigation after six players in the team's minor-league system were suspended for using performance-enhancing substances over the past week.
Dreaded D: Argos defensive players say they draw strength from dreadlocks

Dreaded D: Argos defensive players say they draw strength from dreadlocks

OTTAWA — Bear Woods was still in elementary school when his best friend's mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. Hoping to help in some way, Woods asked his parents for permission to grow his sandy red hair long to donate it to charity.
Second training run cancelled at Lake Louise ahead of men's downhill World Cup stop

Second training run cancelled at Lake Louise ahead of men's downhill World Cup stop

Training ahead of the men's World Cup alpine skiing stop in Lake Louise, Alta., has been cancelled for a second straight day. Today's runs were called off because of rain and temperatures above freezing.
Argos starter Ray's focus is on Grey Cup, not his football future

Argos starter Ray's focus is on Grey Cup, not his football future

OTTAWA — Ricky Ray's laid-back personality has helped him deal with Grey Cup week's hot-button topic: His football future. The 15-year veteran quarterback leads the Toronto Argonauts into the CFL title game Sunday against Calgary.
Western looking to knock Laval off its perch as U Sports football champions

Western looking to knock Laval off its perch as U Sports football champions

HAMILTON — The Western Mustangs have put up staggering numbers during their remarkable U Sports football season. They are undefeated at 11-0. They led the country with an average of 48.3 points per game.
Canadian bobsledders eager to build on memorable three-medal showing

Canadian bobsledders eager to build on memorable three-medal showing

WHISTLER, B.C. — Chris Le Bihan hunkered down at his Calgary office with staff members last Friday to watch Canada's bobsledders compete at the season's second World Cup stop.