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Victoria's Sarah Kaufman ready for new challenge in Professional Fighters League

Victoria's Sarah Kaufman ready for new challenge in Professional Fighters League

With titles in Strikeforce and Invicta, Sarah Kaufman is a trailblazer for Canadian mixed martial arts. But bouts have been hard to find recently for the former UFC fighter.
Take five: Remembering some of Ricky Ray's great CFL moments

Take five: Remembering some of Ricky Ray's great CFL moments

TORONTO — Ricky Ray announced his retirement Wednesday after an outstanding 16-year playing career in the CFL.

Race director Glassman believes Toronto Marathon courses were accurate

TORONTO — The race director of the Toronto Marathon firmly believes Sunday's event was the traditional 42.2 kilometres long. Jay Glassman said the course was measured at 42.
After leaning on Leonard, Raptors finally get team effort in rout of Sixers

After leaning on Leonard, Raptors finally get team effort in rout of Sixers

TORONTO — When Fred VanVleet threw up a three-point attempt late in the first quarter on Tuesday, it was as the nearly 20,000 fans at Scotiabank Arena were collectively willing the ball to fall through the hoop. The roar when it did? Deafening.
Tokyo Olympics cut spending; sports federations unhappy

Tokyo Olympics cut spending; sports federations unhappy

TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympics are caught between the proverbial rock and hard place.
Philadelphia centre Joel Embiid has become the 76ers lightning rod

Philadelphia centre Joel Embiid has become the 76ers lightning rod

Win or lose, Joel Embiid has become the Philadelphia 76ers' lightning rod.
Millsap, Jokic spark Nuggets' 124-98 blowout of Blazers

Millsap, Jokic spark Nuggets' 124-98 blowout of Blazers

DENVER — Paul Millsap is showing the young'uns how it's done.
Maroon's OT goal lifts Blues past Stars in Game 7

Maroon's OT goal lifts Blues past Stars in Game 7

ST. LOUIS — Pat Maroon always imagined becoming a hometown hero. The 31-year-old St. Louis native got to live out that fantasy Tuesday night. Maroon scored 5:50 into the second overtime, Jordan Binnington made 29 saves and the St.
Team effort leads Raptors to 125-89 rout of Philly, and a 3-2 series lead

Team effort leads Raptors to 125-89 rout of Philly, and a 3-2 series lead

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors didn't need a superhuman performance from Kawhi Leonard on Tuesday. After shouldering the load through the first four games of this playoff series, Leonard got plenty of help from his teammates in Game 5.
Leonard dunks, Ibaka bleeds for Raptors in lopsided playoff win over 76ers

Leonard dunks, Ibaka bleeds for Raptors in lopsided playoff win over 76ers

TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard dunked and Serge Ibaka bled for the Toronto cause Tuesday. The Raptors finished the first half with a 21-point lead over the Philadelphia 76ers, with an exclamation point dunk from Leonard paving the way to the dressing room.