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CP NewsAlert: Astros manager, GM suspended through World Series for sign-stealing

NEW YORK — Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow have suspended through the 2020 World Series in the fallout of the team's sign-stealing scandal. The club has also been fined US$5 million. More coming The Associated Press
Vasek Pospisil to play in Calgary's ATP Challenger tennis tournament

Vasek Pospisil to play in Calgary's ATP Challenger tennis tournament

CALGARY — Canadian tennis pro Vasek Pospisil has entered a Challenger tournament in Calgary. The 29-year-old from Vancouver is in the field Feb. 24 to March 1 for the Calgary National Bank Challenger, organizers announced Monday. The world No.

Canadian veteran Brian McKeever takes silver at Para-Nordic World Cup stop

DRESDEN, Germany — Brian McKeever sprinted to the silver medal in the men's visually impaired category Monday at a Para-Nordic World Cup stop. The 40-year-old McKeever, of Canmore, Alta.
Canadian curling team beats Spain, remains unbeaten at Youth Olympics

Canadian curling team beats Spain, remains unbeaten at Youth Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Canada's mixed curling team improved to 4-0 at the Youth Olympics with a 9-3 win over Spain on Monday. Canada scored three in the first end and added deuces in the fourth and fifth to take control.
Source; Toronto CF trades Nicolas Benezet's rights to Colorado Rapids

Source; Toronto CF trades Nicolas Benezet's rights to Colorado Rapids

Toronto FC has shipped the rights to French winger Nicolas Benezet to the Colorado Rapids in exchange for US$50,000 general allocation money.
Strong cast of Canadian athlete doubles provide skating scenes in "Spinning Out"

Strong cast of Canadian athlete doubles provide skating scenes in "Spinning Out"

TORONTO — There's a scene in the new Netflix soapy figure skating series "Spinning Out," in which the main characters Kat and Justin execute a lasso lift.

Canadian Joe Fletcher to help train, supervise MLS assistant referees

Veteran Canadian soccer official Joe Fletcher, a veteran of two World Cups and numerous other tournaments, is taking a new role as the Professional Referee Organization (PRO) manager of senior assistant referees.

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games NFL Playoffs Kansas City 51 Houston 31 Green Bay 28 Seattle 23 --- NHL Nashville 1 Winnipeg 0 Vancouver 4 Minnesota 1 Buffalo 5 Detroit 1 Pittsburgh 4 Arizona 3 (SO) Florida 8 Toronto 4 New Jersey 3 Tampa Bay 1 --- AHL Bridgeport 6 Lav
Huberdeau sets franchise points mark, Panthers over Leafs

Huberdeau sets franchise points mark, Panthers over Leafs

SUNRISE, Fla. — Jonathan Huberdeau is looking ahead after becoming the career points leader for the Florida Panthers.
Canadian men's volleyball team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Canadian men's volleyball team qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

VANCOUVER — The Canadian men’s volleyball team were not going to let tickets to Tokyo slip through their fingers.