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Unlike NBA, NHL mostly devoid of star movement in free agency

Unlike NBA, NHL mostly devoid of star movement in free agency

On the same day that Connor McDavid was nearing agreement on an eight-year extension with the Edmonton Oilers, another star was moving elsewhere in the National Basketball Association.
At The Turn: golf's unlikely Kananaskis Country comeback proceeding apace

At The Turn: golf's unlikely Kananaskis Country comeback proceeding apace

The golf-mad old man would descend the stairs as early as 4:30 a.m., anxious to seize every available moment of Alberta's endless summer daylight. "Boys," he would say, like a death row warden at dawn on execution day. "It's time.
Canadian Olympian Andre De Grasse runs 10.17 in 100m at Harry Jerome Track Classic

Canadian Olympian Andre De Grasse runs 10.17 in 100m at Harry Jerome Track Classic

COQUITLAM, B.C. — Andre De Grasse contended more with fans than competitors — or the clock — on Wednesday night. De Grasse was mobbed by youngsters after he posted a time of 10.17 seconds to win the 100-metre race at the Harry Jerome Track Classic.

Wednesday's Games

Wednesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 4 Baltimore 0 Cleveland 5 Texas 3 Kansas City 8 Detroit 2 Minnesota 4 Boston 1 N.Y.
Marcus Stroman strikes out eight in Blue Jays' 4-0 win over Orioles

Marcus Stroman strikes out eight in Blue Jays' 4-0 win over Orioles

TORONTO — As Marcus Stroman strode across the third-base line and headed toward the Blue Jays' dugout he looked up at the fans giving him a standing ovation and pounded his chest.
Rockets acquire Chris Paul from Clippers in 8-player deal

Rockets acquire Chris Paul from Clippers in 8-player deal

HOUSTON — Chris Paul is heading to Houston to join James Harden, giving the Rockets two All-Stars in the backcourt to lead their chase for a championship.

First-round picks Warmoth, Pearson sign with Blue Jays, practise in Toronto

TORONTO — In Nate Pearson's first visit to Toronto he got right down to the business of being a tourist, going to the CN Tower and dining with his family in the revolving restaurant at the top of the landmark.
UK charges 6 in Hillsborough stadium tragedy that killed 96

UK charges 6 in Hillsborough stadium tragedy that killed 96

LONDON — Prosecutors charged a former senior police commander with manslaughter Wednesday in the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster that left 96 people dead — long-awaited vindication for the families of the victims after authorities spent years blam

Ottawa Redblacks, Calgary Stampeders aim to break stalemate in Week 2

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders' home-opener Thursday against the Ottawa Redblacks just feels like continuation of their tie to start the season last week.
Alouettes defensive back Mincy hopes to stop former Auburn teammate Williams

Alouettes defensive back Mincy hopes to stop former Auburn teammate Williams

MONTREAL — Cornerback Jonathan Mincy will probably see a lot of Adarius Bowman when the Montreal Alouettes visit Edmonton on Friday, but he won't complain if he gets a down or two against Eskimos newcomer D'haquille (Duke) Williams.