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Lyon beats Wolfsburg 4-1 to win Women's Champions League

Lyon beats Wolfsburg 4-1 to win Women's Champions League

KIEV, Ukraine — Lyon scored three goals in five minutes to beat Wolfsburg 4-1 in extra time and win the Women's Champions League for the third year running on Thursday.

Edmonton Eskimos top inaugural CFL poll as team to win '18 Grey Cup

TORONTO — The Edmonton Eskimos will celebrate a Grey Cup win on home soil in November according to the CFL's inaugural media poll. A total of 74 media members participated in the poll. The CFL revealed the results Thursday.

Streaming service DAZN gets Canadian rights to UEFA Champions League

TORONTO — Canadian TV rights for UEFA Champions League soccer are headed to the sports streaming service DAZN. DAZN (pronounced Da Zone) says the rights deal covers three years, starting with the 2018-19 European club championship season.
Canadians Andreescu, Polansky off to final round of French Open qualifying

Canadians Andreescu, Polansky off to final round of French Open qualifying

PARIS — Two Canadians are one win away from joining Denis Shapovalov in the main singles draw at the French Open.

Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan earns spot on the All-NBA's second team

Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan earned a spot on the All-NBA second team, his second consecutive All-NBA honour.
With Bono away, Clint Irwin gets his chance in Toronto FC goal against FC Dallas

With Bono away, Clint Irwin gets his chance in Toronto FC goal against FC Dallas

Toronto FC has had its share of goalkeeper controversies in the past, but not these days. When Alex Bono gradually took over in 2017, former No. 1 Clint Irwin moved a step back gracefully. It helped make for a smooth transition.
Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

Welington Castillo of White Sox banned 80 games for EPO test

NEW YORK — Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo was suspended for 80 games by Major League Baseball on Thursday following a positive test for a performance-enhancing substance. The commissioner's office cited use of EPO.

Angels push back Otani's next outing as starting pitcher

TORONTO — The Los Angeles Angels are pushing back Shohei Otani's next outing as a starting pitcher to manage the workload of the two-way rookie. Angels manager Mike Scioscia made the announcement Thursday. Otani is 4-1 with a 3.
Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump praised an NFL policy banning kneeling during the "The Star-Spangled Banner," saying that "maybe you shouldn't be in the country" if you don't stand for the anthem.
Maple Leafs hire a second assistant GM, adding Laurence Gilman from NHL office

Maple Leafs hire a second assistant GM, adding Laurence Gilman from NHL office

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs haven't wasted any time filling their executive offices.