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Toronto Raptors happy to grab Dewan Hernandez with second-last pick of draft

Toronto Raptors happy to grab Dewan Hernandez with second-last pick of draft

TORONTO — Having barely taken a breath after winning his first NBA championship last week, Toronto Raptors general manager Bobby Webster was back to work scouting players ahead of Thursday's draft.
Vancouver Whitecaps look to tame surging Colorado Rapids in return from break

Vancouver Whitecaps look to tame surging Colorado Rapids in return from break

VANCOUVER — Goalkeeper Zac MacMath is hungry for his first win with the Vancouver Whitecaps, especially if he can record it against his former teammates.
Canada looks to learn from Dutch loss as it enters deep waters of knockout stage

Canada looks to learn from Dutch loss as it enters deep waters of knockout stage

PARIS — Despite a somewhat deflating loss to the Netherlands to wrap up the preliminary round, Canada still has everything to play for at the Women's World Cup. The fifth-ranked Canadians remain in the more hospitable side of the draw.
A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in Monday's vote

A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in Monday's vote

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — While the Winter Olympics still has issues attracting bidders, two candidates have stayed on Monday's ballot to pick the 2026 host. The contest is formally a choice between Milan-Cortina and Stockholm-Are.
Score a goal, shake a leg. Canada's World Cup soccer women have the music in them

Score a goal, shake a leg. Canada's World Cup soccer women have the music in them

GRENOBLE, France — Safe to say, members of the Canadian women's soccer team have the music in them.
NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors selected centre Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in Thursday's NBA draft. The 6-foot-11 Hernandez sat out this season because of his dealings with an agent.

Scores and Schedule

Thursday's Games Women's World Cup of Soccer Group E At Montpellier, France Cameroon 2, New Zealand, 1 At Reims, France Netherlands 2, Canada 1 Group F At Le Havre, France Sweden 0, United States 1 At Rennes, France Thailand 0, Chile, 2 --- Canadian
R.J. Barrett leads record-setting class of six Canadians picked in NBA draft

R.J. Barrett leads record-setting class of six Canadians picked in NBA draft

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — R.J. Barrett was picked third overall by the New York Knicks in the NBA draft, kicking off a record-setting night for Canadian basketball. A native of Mississauga, Ont.
Dubas says Leafs won't necessarily match an offer sheet signed by Toronto's RFAs

Dubas says Leafs won't necessarily match an offer sheet signed by Toronto's RFAs

VANCOUVER — Kyle Dubas says if Mitch Marner — or the Maple Leafs' other restricted free agents, for that matter — signs an offer sheet with another team, Toronto might let the player walk.
Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft

NEW YORK — Zion Williamson plays with force and ferocity, a Hulk in hightops who looks as though he'd never show a soft side. Draft night proved otherwise. Williamson was the No.