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Miller, the first player back at Raptors' OVO Centre, happy to be back on floor

Miller, the first player back at Raptors' OVO Centre, happy to be back on floor

TORONTO — It was unlike any NBA practice he'd ever attended. But two months to the day after the league closed shop due to COVID-19, Malcolm Miller was happy just to be back on the floor with a ball his hands.
Hunt leaves 67's, Redblacks ownership group to focus on CPL's Atletico Ottawa

Hunt leaves 67's, Redblacks ownership group to focus on CPL's Atletico Ottawa

OTTAWA — Jeff Hunt is leaving the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group, which owns the Ontario Hockey League's 67's and CFL's Redblacks, to focus on the city's new Canadian Premier League soccer franchise.
Referee boss says officials will be ready when Major League Soccer resumes play

Referee boss says officials will be ready when Major League Soccer resumes play

Referees and their assistants are confident the game will be safe when soccer resumes in North America, says former top referee Howard Webb. But there inevitably will be some changes in behaviour in the COVID-19 world.
After profitable 2019, Blue Bombers brace for austerity in 2020

After profitable 2019, Blue Bombers brace for austerity in 2020

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have reported an overall operating profit of $3.5 million for the 2019 season, but their bottom line for 2020 is looking far darker.
Three Canadian cities part of PWHPA's hub-city plans for next season

Three Canadian cities part of PWHPA's hub-city plans for next season

The head of the Professional Women's Hockey Players' Association says its hub-city concept isn't a counter to the NWHL's expansion into Toronto. Three weeks after the U.S.
Canadian Maggie MacNeil named Big Ten women's swimmer of the year

Canadian Maggie MacNeil named Big Ten women's swimmer of the year

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Canada's Maggie MacNeil of the University of Michigan has been named the Big Ten Conference's women's swimmer of the year. The native of London, Ont.
Toronto FC groundskeeper 'very, very, very happy" with BMO Field pitch

Toronto FC groundskeeper 'very, very, very happy" with BMO Field pitch

TORONTO — While Major League Soccer has been on hiatus since March 12 because of the global pandemic, Robert Heggie has been hard at work.
Nassar-related case dismissed against ex-university chief

Nassar-related case dismissed against ex-university chief

DETROIT — A judge dismissed criminal charges Wednesday against former Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon, who was accused of lying to investigators in 2018 as they tried to learn what she knew years earlier about sexual assault compla
Rookie Alouettes receiver Papale finally getting shot at pro football

Rookie Alouettes receiver Papale finally getting shot at pro football

Vinny Papale comes by his drive and perseverance honestly. Last month, the rookie receiver signed a two-year deal with the Montreal Alouettes.
Happy golfers, anxious commuters as England eases lockdown

Happy golfers, anxious commuters as England eases lockdown

LONDON — The sound of crisply struck golf balls could be heard in England for the first time in nearly two months as courses reopened Wednesday, part of a modest easing of coronavirus lockdown restrictions.
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