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Haiti's counter attack could be 'lethal' in Gold Cup quarterfinals: Herdman

Haiti's counter attack could be 'lethal' in Gold Cup quarterfinals: Herdman

Haiti may be a surprise contender for this year's Gold Cup, but the coach of Canada's men's soccer team says the squad shouldn't be underestimated.

Forward Jack Rodewald signs one-year deal with Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have re-signed forward Jack Rodewald to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will carry an annual value of US$725,000 in the NHL and $100,000 in the American Hockey League.
Prospect of breakdancing becoming Olympic sport draws mixed reactions

Prospect of breakdancing becoming Olympic sport draws mixed reactions

TORONTO — Canadian breakdancers are expressing mixed feelings about the danceform moving closer to becoming an Olympic sport — with some enthusiastic about the possibility and others concerned it may alter the underground culture around the activity.

Canada women's rugby team faces elite opposition at Women's Rugby Super Series

After seeing limited action since finishing fifth at the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup, Canada will test itself against the world's best at the Women's Rugby Super Series in Chula Vista, Calif.
Toronto-based esports organization OverActive Media announces partnership with Bell

Toronto-based esports organization OverActive Media announces partnership with Bell

TORONTO — OverActive Media president and CEO Chris Overholt says he can envision jerseys for his organization's esports teams hanging next to NHL and NBA gear in sports stores, and scoring updates for its Toronto-based "Overwatch" and "Call of Duty"

Finnish defenceman Kasper Puutio goes No. 1 to Swift Current in import draft

TORONTO — The Swift Current Broncos took Finnish defenceman Kasper Puutio first overall in the Canadian Hockey League import draft on Thursday. The two-round draft for all 60 CHL teams features players from outside North America.

Saskatchewan Roughriders post $1.467-million profit for 2018 CFL season

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders registered a profit of nearly $1.5 million last season, the CFL club announced Thursday. The Riders held their annual general meeting Wednesday at Mosaic Stadium.
Hoops to stay up around the clock in Toronto after video sparks online backlash

Hoops to stay up around the clock in Toronto after video sparks online backlash

TORONTO — City staff in Toronto will no longer take down public basketball hoops at the end of the day, the mayor said Thursday after a video showing a municipal worker dismantling a net sparked widespread backlash online.
Halfback Ryan Brierley rejoins Leigh Centurions in loan from Toronto Wolfpack

Halfback Ryan Brierley rejoins Leigh Centurions in loan from Toronto Wolfpack

TORONTO — Scottish international Ryan Brierley has rejoined Leigh Centurions on loan from the Toronto Wolfpack until the end of the season.

Brayden Schnur falls short of Wimbledon berth, dropping qualifying match

LONDON — Canada's Brayden Schnur has fallen one win short of securing a spot in the main draw at Wimbledon. The No. 8 qualifying seed from Pickering, Ont., lost 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 to No.