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Stampeders hurry receiver Chris Matthews into lineup against Lions

Stampeders hurry receiver Chris Matthews into lineup against Lions

CALGARY — Returning to the Canadian Football League is not like riding a bike, says receiver Chris Matthews.

Daleman taking a break from figure skating to focus on mental health

World figure skating bronze medallist Gabrielle Daleman is taking a break from training to focus on her mental health. The 20-year-old from Newmarket, Ont., has withdrawn from Skate Canada International later this month in Laval, Que.
Reeling Edmonton Eskimos need offensive turnaround against Ottawa Redblacks

Reeling Edmonton Eskimos need offensive turnaround against Ottawa Redblacks

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos have lost five of their past six games and sit in last place in the CFL's West Division heading into a critical contest against the Ottawa Redblacks on Saturday.
Canada soccer coach John Herdman working hard on establishing team culture

Canada soccer coach John Herdman working hard on establishing team culture

TORONTO — While he works on building a winning team on the pitch, Canadian men's soccer coach John Herdman is also looking to knit his players together off it.
Los Angeles Kings defenceman Dion Phaneuf happy to be back in Ottawa

Los Angeles Kings defenceman Dion Phaneuf happy to be back in Ottawa

OTTAWA — Unlike many others who have left the Ottawa Senators on sour terms, Dion Phaneuf has nothing but good things to say about the franchise. The 33-year-old Los Angeles Kings defenceman has fond memories on and off the ice from Canada's capital.

Five Alberta high school football players hurt in crash at highway intersection

RAYMOND, Alta. — Five players with a high school football team are being treated for injuries in hospitals following a collision at a rural highway intersection in southeastern Alberta.

First game for resurrected women's hockey team after long discrimination battle

FREDERICTON — The University of New Brunswick women's varsity hockey team is set to play its first game Saturday, after a former player successfully fought to have it resurrected in the name of gender equality.
Canada's Bob Knuckey aims to push world Ironman envelope at age 70

Canada's Bob Knuckey aims to push world Ironman envelope at age 70

Bob Knuckey wants to be the fastest man at the world Ironman championship among men in their eighth decades. The 70-year-old retired teacher from Caledon, Ont.
Toronto Wolfpack owner has big plans for next promotion push in 2019

Toronto Wolfpack owner has big plans for next promotion push in 2019

TORONTO — The promotion push starts anew for the Toronto Wolfpack next month when the players report to training camp.
Golf Canada CEO defends public courses after Toronto mayoral candidate threatens closures

Golf Canada CEO defends public courses after Toronto mayoral candidate threatens closures

TORONTO — Laurence Applebaum couldn't help but take it personally when Toronto mayoral candidate Jennifer Keesmaat proposed shutting down some of the city's public courses.