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Canadians Weir, Taylor book berths in U.S. Open through sectional qualifier

Canadians Weir, Taylor book berths in U.S. Open through sectional qualifier

DALLAS — Mike Weir is heading back to the U.S. Open. The Canadian golfer earned a spot in the field for the third major of the PGA Tour calendar by finishing in a tie for fifth place at a sectional qualifying event on Monday.
Red Sox crush Guerrero-less Blue Jays 12-2 in Victoria Day matinee

Red Sox crush Guerrero-less Blue Jays 12-2 in Victoria Day matinee

TORONTO — The Blue Jays had little chance against the Boston Red Sox on Victoria Day, especially with the way the World Series champions have performed lately. Subtracting rookie sensation Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
Hart, Blackwood combine for 24-save shutout as Canada blanks Denmark 5-0

Hart, Blackwood combine for 24-save shutout as Canada blanks Denmark 5-0

KOSICE, Slovakia — Carter Hart and Mackenzie Blackwood combined for a 24-save shutout as Canada routed Denmark 5-0 on Monday in round-robin play at the men's hockey world championship.
Trevor Harris ready to replace Mike Reilly as Edmonton Eskimos quarterback

Trevor Harris ready to replace Mike Reilly as Edmonton Eskimos quarterback

EDMONTON — Trevor Harris has stepped in to fill some pretty big shoes during his first seven seasons as a quarterback in the CFL, so taking over from Mike Reilly as the Edmonton Eskimos' starter for the 2019 season is nothing new.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse says Leonard tired, but "he'll be ready" for Game 4

Raptors coach Nick Nurse says Leonard tired, but "he'll be ready" for Game 4

TORONTO — Pascal Siakam carefully stepped down off the press conference podium on Monday, resting a hand on a Raptors staff member for support. Kyle Lowry spoke to reporters with his injured left hand stuffed in his blue compression oven mitt glove.
Pagenaud continues building momentum in Indy 500 practice

Pagenaud continues building momentum in Indy 500 practice

Indianapolis 500 pole winner Simon Pagenaud devoted Monday's practice to working exclusively in race trim. The result didn't change.
Playing for B.C. Lions 'a dream' for locals Adam Konar, Sukh Chungh

Playing for B.C. Lions 'a dream' for locals Adam Konar, Sukh Chungh

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — For linebacker Adam Konar, coming home to play for the B.C. Lions marks the start of a "new chapter.
Blackhawks prospect Alexis Gravel exceeding his own expectations at Memorial Cup

Blackhawks prospect Alexis Gravel exceeding his own expectations at Memorial Cup

Halifax Mooseheads goaltender Alexis Gravel typically heads into his team's dressing room at intermission, sits down and might re-hydrate with a sports drink while focusing on the next period.
Pro women hockey players form union in step toward league

Pro women hockey players form union in step toward league

More than 200 of the world's top women's hockey players have formed a union, saying they must "stand together" if there is to be a sustainable professional league.
Redemption for Gasol as Spanish big man helps Raptors rally against Bucks

Redemption for Gasol as Spanish big man helps Raptors rally against Bucks

TORONTO — Marc Gasol threw himself on his sword after the Raptors' lopsided Game 2 loss in Milwaukee, offering the kind of mea culpa that is all too rare today. "I played really bad and that set the tone," he said.