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Brady Heslip leads well-balanced offence, Canada beats Chile 85-46

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Brady Heslip had a team-high 14 points and Kyle Wiltjer added 12 points and 14 rebounds as Canada downed Chile 85-46 on Thursday in a FIBA World Cup qualifier.
Canada's Jennifer Jones hands Alberta's Chelsea Carey her first loss at Scotties

Canada's Jennifer Jones hands Alberta's Chelsea Carey her first loss at Scotties

SYDNEY, N.S. — Team Canada's Jennifer Jones did not look like a six-time Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion during the preliminary round at Centre 200. The arrival of the championship round Thursday afternoon appeared to change things.
On eve of return to Toronto, former Raptors star DeRozan says he's "moved on"

On eve of return to Toronto, former Raptors star DeRozan says he's "moved on"

TORONTO — DeMar DeRozan has found closure. When the player once fondly known as "Mr. I am Toronto" was unceremoniously jettisoned from the Raptors last summer in the blockbuster deal to acquire Kawhi Leonard, the hurt lingered long.
Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Longtime Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man along an interstate late Wednesday night as he tried to avoid hitting the man's disabled vehicle, police say.

Canada's Mark Arendz wins silver in biathlon individual at world championships

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — Canada's Mark Arendz won silver in the biathlon individual race to capture his fourth medal of the World Para Nordic Skiing Championships. The Springton, P.E.I.

CFL awards 2020 Grey Cup game to Regina, 2021 contest to Hamilton

TORONTO — He won three Grey Cups as a player, another as a head coach and two as an executive with the Toronto Argonauts, but it's the 1996 CFL championship that will forever resonate with Mike (Pinball) Clemons.

Stone, Duchene, Dzingel sit against Devils as trade rumours continue

NEWARK, N.J. — Senators forwards Matt Duchene, Mark Stone and Ryan Dzingel were all healthy scratches for Ottawa's game Thursday night at New Jersey.
Toronto Wolfpack after Sonny Bill Williams or another top-five world rugby talent

Toronto Wolfpack after Sonny Bill Williams or another top-five world rugby talent

TORONTO — The Toronto Wolfpack is looking to bring New Zealand star Sonny Bill Williams to Canada.
Abel begins diving season on brink of record for most worlds medals

Abel begins diving season on brink of record for most worlds medals

MONTREAL — Jennifer Abel could make history this summer in Gwangju, South Korea, as she attempts to become the most decorated Canadian athlete in the history of the world aquatics championships. The 27-year-old Laval, Que.

Romero shoots 66 to lead Puerto Rico Open, Hearn two shots back

RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico — Andres Romero shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open, while Canada's David Hearn was part of a group two shots back.