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Jennings to start at under centre for Redblacks in place of injured Davis

Jennings to start at under centre for Redblacks in place of injured Davis

OTTAWA — Jonathon Jennings will start Friday night when the Ottawa Redblacks visit the undefeated Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Jennings worked with the starting offence at Tuesday's practice.
Canada opts for blend of experience and youth for rugby sevens Pan Am teams

Canada opts for blend of experience and youth for rugby sevens Pan Am teams

Some familiar faces will be missing as Canada looks to defend its Pan American Games titles in men's and women's rugby sevens.

Senators deal forward Zack Smith to Blackhawks for centre Artem Anisimov

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators traded forward Zack Smith to the Chicago Blackhawks for centre Artem Anisimov on Tuesday. Smith, 31, had been the current longest-serving member of the Senators after being selected 79th overall in the 2008 NHL draft.
Toronto FC believes it is back on track as it readies for Red Bulls test

Toronto FC believes it is back on track as it readies for Red Bulls test

Toronto FC looks to continue its return to form Wednesday against the visiting New York Red Bulls with coach Greg Vanney facing lineup choices. "A lot of decisions to make now," Vanney said happily after training Tuesday.
Arbitrator upholds CFL's suspension against Ticats' linebacker Lawrence

Arbitrator upholds CFL's suspension against Ticats' linebacker Lawrence

TORONTO — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will be without linebacker Simoni Lawrence for two games. Arbitrator William Kaplan rejected Lawrence's appeal Tuesday of the two-game suspension levied against him last month by the CFL.
Edmonton Oilers sign forward Josh Archibald  to one-year contract

Edmonton Oilers sign forward Josh Archibald to one-year contract

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Oilers have signed free agent forward Josh Archibald to a one-year contract. The 26-year-old Archibald spent last season with the Arizona Coyotes, recording 22 points (12 goals, 10 assists) in 68 games.
Brayden Schnur drops first-round match at Hall of Fame Open

Brayden Schnur drops first-round match at Hall of Fame Open

NEWPORT, R.I. — Canada's Brayden Schnur lost his first match as a top-100 player, falling 6-1, 2-6, 6-3 to Australian Matthew Ebden in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Open on Tuesday. Schnur, from Pickering, Ont., jumped to No.
Brandon Banks, Vernon Adams Jr. and Andrew Harris named CFL top performers

Brandon Banks, Vernon Adams Jr. and Andrew Harris named CFL top performers

TORONTO — Hamilton receiver Brandon Banks, Montreal quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. and Winnipeg running back Andrew Harris are the CFL top performers for Week 5.

Edmonton Eskimos to add former quarterback Ricky Ray to their Wall of Honour

EDMONTON — Ricky Ray is going on the Edmonton Eskimos' Wall of Honour. The Eskimos announced Tuesday that Ray will be honoured at halftime of their home game Sept. 20 versus the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
Divers Meaghan Benfeito and Caeli McKay lock up Tokyo Olympic spots for Canada

Divers Meaghan Benfeito and Caeli McKay lock up Tokyo Olympic spots for Canada

GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of — Divers Caeli McKay and Meaghan Benfeito have secured two spots for Canada in the women's 10-metre platform event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.