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After poor season, Toronto FC looks to strengthen squad and return to winning ways

After poor season, Toronto FC looks to strengthen squad and return to winning ways

TORONTO — Calling the MLS season unacceptable, Toronto FC plans to upgrade its defence, add width and bring in another option up front.
Americans roll at world championships, Canada impresses with fourth-place finish

Americans roll at world championships, Canada impresses with fourth-place finish

DOHA, Qatar — Relaxed, relieved and with the gold medal the U.S. women's gymnastics team flew halfway across the globe for secured, Morgan Hurd needed a break.
Jay Baruchel on the state of hockey in Canada, says NHL is 'boring'

Jay Baruchel on the state of hockey in Canada, says NHL is 'boring'

TORONTO — Jay Baruchel's passion for hockey is as well documented as his acting and filmmaking career. The comedy star has frequently stated his love of the Montreal Canadiens, and made two hockey films with the "Goon" franchise.
Matt Nichols, Diontae Spencer, John Bowman named CFL top performers of the week

Matt Nichols, Diontae Spencer, John Bowman named CFL top performers of the week

TORONTO — Winnipeg quarterback Matt Nichols, Ottawa receiver Diontae Spencer and Montreal defensive end John Bowman are the CFL top performers of the week.
Info on drug use was concealed in report on Hernandez death

Info on drug use was concealed in report on Hernandez death

BOSTON — A lawyer representing the family of Aaron Hernandez says investigators concealed information about possible drug use by the late NFL star just before his prison suicide.
St. John's to host Canada's final two qualifying games for basketball World Cup

St. John's to host Canada's final two qualifying games for basketball World Cup

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Canada will play its two final qualifying games for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup at the Mile One Centre in St. John's, N.L. Canada Basketball announced the venue in a release on Tuesday. The Canadians will face Chile on Feb.
Philadelphia's decadent 'Wing Bowl' no more after 26 years

Philadelphia's decadent 'Wing Bowl' no more after 26 years

Philadelphia's annual decadent display of binge eating and bad behaviour known as Wing Bowl is over after 26 years.
N.S. wins bid to host 2020 IIHF Women's World Championship in Truro and Halifax

N.S. wins bid to host 2020 IIHF Women's World Championship in Truro and Halifax

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has won its bid to host the 2020 International Ice Hockey Federation Women's World Championship, with teams set to face off in Halifax and Truro.
F1 driver Ericsson moving to IndyCar with Schmidt Peterson

F1 driver Ericsson moving to IndyCar with Schmidt Peterson

INDIANAPOLIS — Sauber Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson will move to IndyCar in 2019 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. The team plans to keep a seat for injured driver Robert Wickens. The team announced Tuesday that Ericsson will pilot the No.
World bronze medallist Gabrielle Daleman withdraws from second Grand Prix

World bronze medallist Gabrielle Daleman withdraws from second Grand Prix

TORONTO — Canada's Gabrielle Daleman has withdrawn from the NHK Trophy Grand Prix in Japan.