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Osborne-Paradis launching comeback after last year's gruesome leg injury

Osborne-Paradis launching comeback after last year's gruesome leg injury

TORONTO — Between the titanium plates and the 13 screws assembled in a mish-mash array of angles, his X-ray looks like a pile of Pick-Up Sticks. It's almost a year ago to the day that Manuel Osborne-Paradis crashed at Lake Louise, Alta.
Two-time Olympian and Canadian Basketball Hall of Famer Eli Pasquale dies at 59

Two-time Olympian and Canadian Basketball Hall of Famer Eli Pasquale dies at 59

Trace Canada's current golden age of basketball back to its roots and the name Eli Pasquale will keep coming up. Pasquale, a two-time Olympian who played at four world championships over his career, died Monday of cancer at age 59.
Different lineups the norm for Team Scheidegger this curling season

Different lineups the norm for Team Scheidegger this curling season

There have been a lot of moving parts on Team Scheidegger this season, and that fluidity will continue into the New Year. With skip Casey Scheidegger due to give birth to her second child over the coming days, the Lethbridge, Alta.
Stepping Up: Footwork adjustment pays dividends for Canada's Shapovalov

Stepping Up: Footwork adjustment pays dividends for Canada's Shapovalov

The 2019 tennis season has been a tale of two campaigns for Canada's Denis Shapovalov. He struggled at times early in the year and had middling results over the clay and grass portion of the schedule.
U.S. to host women's Olympic soccer qualifier with 2 tickets to Tokyo on the line

U.S. to host women's Olympic soccer qualifier with 2 tickets to Tokyo on the line

The U.S. will host the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in early 2020. Canada will be one of eight countries vying for two berth in the 2020 Olympic soccer field in Tokyo.
Toronto Wolfpack to play first home game in Super League on April 18

Toronto Wolfpack to play first home game in Super League on April 18

TORONTO — The Toronto Wolfpack will make their Super League debut Feb. 2 against the Castleford Tigers. The transatlantic rugby league team will play its first home game in Round 11, on April 18 against Hull FC at Lamport Stadium.
Marshall, Leonard, Lalama named CFL top performers for final week of season

Marshall, Leonard, Lalama named CFL top performers for final week of season

TORONTO — Hamilton running back Cameron Marshall, Saskatchewan defensive lineman A.C. Leonard and Montreal linebacker D.J. Lalama are the top performers for the final week of the CFL regular season.
Defending-champion Calgary Stampeders face longer road to Grey Cup

Defending-champion Calgary Stampeders face longer road to Grey Cup

TORONTO — The road to a fourth straight Grey Cup appearance will be a little longer than usual for Bo Levi Mitchell and the Calgary Stampeders.
Canadian 'keeper Erin McLeod looks to share her experiences through mindfulness

Canadian 'keeper Erin McLeod looks to share her experiences through mindfulness

Canadian goalkeeper Erin McLeod is no stranger to beating herself up over mistakes made on the field. But over the years, the 36-year-old soccer star from St. Albert, Alta., has learned to better handle setbacks.
Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr pleads guilty to rape

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr pleads guilty to rape

VISTA, Calif. — Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. pleaded guilty Monday to raping an unconscious teen in 2003 and to sexual battery involving a 54-year-old hitchhiker in a deal that spared him the possibility of life in prison.