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McDavid on NHL going right into the playoffs: 'A fair season's a full season'

McDavid on NHL going right into the playoffs: 'A fair season's a full season'

Connor McDavid grew up idolizing Sidney Crosby. On at least one issue, he's at odds with his childhood hero.
Vancouver Whitecaps taking care of more than business during COVID-19 pandemic

Vancouver Whitecaps taking care of more than business during COVID-19 pandemic

Co-owner Steve Nash led a live workout on Instagram. Staffers are calling friends and family as well as season ticket-holders to check up on them. The Vancouver Whitecaps are staying busy — and in touch with their community.
Canada's Elizabeth Giguere earns Patty Kazmaier Award in NCAA women's hockey

Canada's Elizabeth Giguere earns Patty Kazmaier Award in NCAA women's hockey

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Clarkson forward Elizabeth Giguere of Quebec City has been awarded the Patty Kazmaier Award that goes to the top player in NCAA Division I women's hockey. Giguere, Wisconsin forward Abby Roque of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.
Commissioner Randy Ambrosie says CFL draft still on for April 30

Commissioner Randy Ambrosie says CFL draft still on for April 30

TORONTO — CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says the league's draft remains on schedule — at least for now. Ambrosie addressed the status of the April 30 draft during a question-and-answer video conference Friday with CFL fans.
Toronto FC players busy behind closed doors thanks to some quick thinking

Toronto FC players busy behind closed doors thanks to some quick thinking

TORONTO — It's been 20-plus years since Jim Liston used to train Greg Vanney and Dan Calichman in a small space in Pasadena, Calif. "We had very little space," Liston recalled. "About 2,000 square feet where we'd do physical therapy and training.
House of Davis Love III destroyed by early morning fire

House of Davis Love III destroyed by early morning fire

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — The house of Hall of Fame golfer Davis Love III was destroyed by fire early Friday morning in a blaze that could not be controlled, even with 16 firefighters arriving within minutes, the fire chief said.
Barca, Atlético to trim payroll during coronavirus crisis

Barca, Atlético to trim payroll during coronavirus crisis

BARCELONA, Spain — Barcelona and Atlético Madrid will reduce the salaries of their players amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Pandemic fallout: NCAA slashes distribution by $375 million

Pandemic fallout: NCAA slashes distribution by $375 million

Cancelling March Madness because of the coronavirus pandemic will cost the NCAA about $375 million that it would have distributed to 350 schools across the nation. Some will be able to absorb the losses better than others.
2 Olympic champions among 4 Russians with new doping charges

2 Olympic champions among 4 Russians with new doping charges

MONACO — Two Olympic gold medallists were among four Russian track and field athletes charged with doping offences .
Canada stays at No. 8 in FIFA women's rankings, but now shares spot with Brazil

Canada stays at No. 8 in FIFA women's rankings, but now shares spot with Brazil

Canada remains eighth in the latest FIFA women's world soccer rankings, but now has some company. Brazil, which tied Canada 2-2 at the Tournoi de France earlier this month, moved up one spot to join the Canadians at No. 8.