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Jays' Marcus Stroman responds to Dennis Eckersley's criticism with 1992 ALCS reminder

TORONTO — Hall of Fame pitcher turned broadcaster Dennis Eckersley isn't a fan of Toronto Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman and his behaviour on the mound. Stroman doesn't care.

Canada beats Japan for undefeated weekend in Volleyball Nations League

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Canada went the distance with Japan before coming away with the victory on Sunday to conclude its Volleyball Nations League weekend undefeated. The Canadians needed five sets to beat Japan: 25-18, 26-24, 23-25, 21-25, 15-13.
Stroman, Gurriel lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 6-1

Stroman, Gurriel lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 6-1

BOSTON — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. came strolling out of Toronto's clubhouse to an interview area wearing a wrestling-belt lookalike with a big smile on his face.
Subban excited with trade to Devils

Subban excited with trade to Devils

NEWARK, N.J. — P.K. Subban wasn't exactly shocked Saturday when the six-time NHL defenceman was traded from the Nashville Predators to the New Jersey Devils.
Raptors coach Nurse jams on stage in Toronto with Hamilton band Arkells

Raptors coach Nurse jams on stage in Toronto with Hamilton band Arkells

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse took his off-court skills on stage Saturday night.
Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP

LE CASTELLET, France — Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to 36 points.
Canadian Romano sent down to triple-A, Reid-Foley joins Blue Jays

Canadian Romano sent down to triple-A, Reid-Foley joins Blue Jays

BOSTON — Canadian reliever Jordan Romano is going back to triple-A. The Toronto Blue Jays optioned the Markham, Ont., native to Buffalo Sunday while recalling right-hander Sean Reid-Foley from the triple-A team.

After years of waiting her turn, fullback Allysha Chapman a constant with Canada

PARIS — Allysha Chapman is a study of perseverance when it comes to playing for Canada. A former member of the under-20 team, the tenacious fullback from Courtice, Ont.
Federer wins record 10th Halle Open title, 102nd overall

Federer wins record 10th Halle Open title, 102nd overall

HALLE, Germany — Roger Federer set another benchmark in his remarkable career by winning his 10th Halle Open title on Sunday.
Quinn Hughes sees 'big differences' in brother Jack's NHL draft experience

Quinn Hughes sees 'big differences' in brother Jack's NHL draft experience

VANCOUVER — Quinn Hughes wasn't about to give his younger brother much advice heading into the NHL draft. Sure, Hughes had been there before, having been taken seventh overall by the Vancouver Canucks last year.
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