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Casey Candaele named manager of Toronto Blue Jays' top farm club

Casey Candaele named manager of Toronto Blue Jays' top farm club

TORONTO — Former Montreal Expos utility player Casey Candaele is the new manager of the Toronto Blue Jays' top minor-league affiliate. The Blue Jays named Candaele the manager of the triple-A Buffalo Bisons on Monday.

Canadian Premier League by the numbers

TORONTO — A look at the Canadian Premier League's 2021 financial structure: Salary Cap — $1.2 million. Player cap must fall between $650,000 and $850,000. Coach/technical staff cap must fall between $350,000 and $550,000.
Canadian Premier League offers first look at its bottom line

Canadian Premier League offers first look at its bottom line

Entering its third season, the Canadian Premier League has demonstrated there is an appetite for a domestic soccer circuit. Two-time champion Forge FC has done the CPL proud in CONCACAF club play.
Marcel de Jong leads fight to organize CPL players, pointing to uneven playing field

Marcel de Jong leads fight to organize CPL players, pointing to uneven playing field

As a veteran who played in the Netherlands, Germany and Major League Soccer, Marcel de Jong had more bargaining power than most when he came to the Canadian Premier League.
Mikael Kingsbury wins world men's moguls championship

Mikael Kingsbury wins world men's moguls championship

ALMATY, Kazakhstan — Mikael Kingsbury didn't let an injury early this season stop him from regaining his dominant form for the most important event of the moguls campaign.
Toronto Raptors using all-female broadcast crew for televised game later this month

Toronto Raptors using all-female broadcast crew for televised game later this month

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors will have women in every on-air role on a televised game later this month. The NBA team made the announcement on International Women's Day.
Canadian women to face Wales in soccer friendly ahead of April date with England

Canadian women to face Wales in soccer friendly ahead of April date with England

TORONTO — The Canadian women will face Wales in an April 9 soccer friendly, four days ahead of a previously scheduled match against England. Venues for both games have yet to be announced. Canada Soccer has only said the two are away matches.

Toronto Six get another crack at Isobel Cup women's hockey championship

The Toronto Six will get another chance to hoist the Isobel Cup. The National Women's Hockey League plans to complete its playoffs March 26-27 in Brighton, Mass., after its COVID-19 bubble burst in Lake Placid, N.Y., last month.
Batherson’s shootout winner gives Senators 4-3 win over Flames

Batherson’s shootout winner gives Senators 4-3 win over Flames

CALGARY — The Ottawa Senators emerged victorious in their fifth battle of the season with the Calgary Flames Sunday night.
Still perfect: Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game 170-150

Still perfect: Team LeBron wins NBA All-Star Game 170-150

ATLANTA — In the midst of a pandemic, this was assured of being an NBA All-Star Game like no other. The stands were mostly empty. The crowd noise was largely piped in. There were no A-list celebrities sitting courtside.