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Sens offer use of CTC, other facilities to Ontario government amid pandemic

Sens offer use of CTC, other facilities to Ontario government amid pandemic

The Ottawa Senators have offered the Canadian Tire Centre, the building's nine adjacent parking lots, and three other community arenas affiliated with the team to the Ontario government for temporary use during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wickens hopes iRace will be 1st step back on IndyCar journey

Wickens hopes iRace will be 1st step back on IndyCar journey

INDIANAPOLIS — Robert Wickens never gave up on his dreams. When his Formula One hopes fizzled, Wickens worked his way back through the ranks to compete in the IndyCar Series.

Calgary ban on public events includes Flames, Stampeders should leagues restart

Calgary's ban on public events until June 30 includes NHL and CFL games should those leagues resume before then, the city's mayor said Friday.
CFLPA playing role of educator with membership during COVID-19 pandemic

CFLPA playing role of educator with membership during COVID-19 pandemic

TORONTO — The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Brian Ramsay and the CFL Players' Association to adopt the role of educators.

FIFA extends men's age limit for Tokyo Olympic soccer tournament due to virus

GENEVA — FIFA has extended the age limit for the men’s soccer tournament at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics due to the coronavirus pandemic. The amended Olympic rule on Friday retains the "players born on or after Jan.
Raptors president Ujiri alleges he was assaulted by deputy at NBA Finals

Raptors president Ujiri alleges he was assaulted by deputy at NBA Finals

TORONTO — Raptors president Masai Ujiri alleges he was assaulted by a sheriff's deputy before a shoving altercation between the two men at Oakland's Oracle Arena during last year's NBA Finals.
Raptors coach Nurse '100 per cent' committed to Canada's push for Olympic spot

Raptors coach Nurse '100 per cent' committed to Canada's push for Olympic spot

TORONTO — Three weeks into global basketball's shutdown, Nick Nurse isn't just missing one team but two.
Italian defensive lineman Dalle Piagge anxious to attend CFL's global combine

Italian defensive lineman Dalle Piagge anxious to attend CFL's global combine

Like many Italians, Lorenzo Dalle Piagge's life has been turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rugby Canada preparing for financial hit due to COVID-19 shutdown of the sport

Rugby Canada preparing for financial hit due to COVID-19 shutdown of the sport

TORONTO — World rugby is taking a financial beating because of the COVID-19 shutdown. USA Rugby, its bottom line battered, has already filed for bankruptcy. Rugby Canada is expecting a sizable hit. How big depends on how long the lockdown continues.
General managers calling names from home for OHL Priority Selection draft

General managers calling names from home for OHL Priority Selection draft

TORONTO — This time last year, the Guelph Storm were playing their way to an Ontario Hockey League title and a spot in the Memorial Cup.