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New coach Keefe says Toronto has enough talent for quick progress

New coach Keefe says Toronto has enough talent for quick progress

GLENDALE, Ariz. — New Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe spent a decent chunk of a 30-minute morning skate on Thursday teaching instead of running drills. There's a lot for his new team to learn and not much time to do it.
'Everyone loves a second-chance story': Keefe supporters say Leafs made right choice

'Everyone loves a second-chance story': Keefe supporters say Leafs made right choice

TORONTO — What stands out to Kevin Abrams about Sheldon Keefe above everything else has been his ability to change — in hockey, and most importantly, in life.
Sources: Jim Lawson to step down as chairman of the CFL's board of governors

Sources: Jim Lawson to step down as chairman of the CFL's board of governors

CALGARY — Jim Lawson's time as CFL board chairman will end this weekend. Two CFL sources say Lawson will step down from his post following the Grey Cup game Sunday.

Canadian international Janine Beckie scores in Manchester City cup win

LIVERPOOL, England — Canadian international Janine Beckie scored to help defending champion Manchester City defeat Everton 4-1 in Continental League Cup play Thursday. Beckie's goal came off a corner in the 36th minute.
WHL hasn't made call on future of Don Cherry-themed charity program

WHL hasn't made call on future of Don Cherry-themed charity program

The Western Hockey League is undecided on the future of a charitable program featuring Don Cherry.

Ticats offensive co-ordinator Condell models system around players

CALGARY — He's an imaginative playcaller and regarded as an offensive genius, but Tommy Condell's biggest strength is subscribing to the most basic of coaching principles: Creating a system showcasing a player's ability.
Former Oil Kings goalie Dylan Myskiw finding new life with OHL's Knights

Former Oil Kings goalie Dylan Myskiw finding new life with OHL's Knights

Goaltender Dylan Myskiw always believed he would catch on with another team after being released from the Western Hockey League's Edmonton Oil Kings. He just didn't think he would have to change leagues to make it happen.

Ticats offensive co-ordinator Condell models system around players

CALGARY — He's an imaginative playcaller and regarded as an offensive genius, but Tommy Condell's biggest strength is subscribing to the most basic of coaching principles: Creating a system showcasing a player's ability.
Toronto FC declines option on Ashtone Morgan but says fullback could be back

Toronto FC declines option on Ashtone Morgan but says fullback could be back

Toronto FC has opted not to pick up the contract option of Ashtone Morgan, the team's longest-serving player, but says the homegrown fullback could still be back.
'I knew I wasn't done': Ticats QB Dane Evans considered coaching before CFL opportunity

'I knew I wasn't done': Ticats QB Dane Evans considered coaching before CFL opportunity

CALGARY — Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dane Evans says he was thinking about hanging up his cleats before agreeing to give the CFL a shot. Now, he's one win away from winning a Grey Cup championship.