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Oilers' Green joins list of players opting out of NHL return

Oilers' Green joins list of players opting out of NHL return

Roman Polak of the Stars and Mike Green of the Oilers are opting out of playing, and Lightning captain Steven Stamkos will try to play after recovering from injury. In the aftermath of a deal being struck to resume the NHL season, Aug.

Moh Ahmed shatters Canadian 5,000 record to crack all-time top-10 list

PORTLAND, Ore. — Moh Ahmed shattered his own Canadian record in the 5,000 metres on Friday, becoming the 10th fastest man to ever run the distance. Racing in front of an empty grandstand, the 29-year-old from St. Catharines, Ont., ran 12 minutes 47.
Raptors' first practice in four months had a "first day of school" feeling

Raptors' first practice in four months had a "first day of school" feeling

Four months to the day after COVID-19 shut down the NBA, the Toronto Raptors were finally back on the floor together. The Raptors, who'd been based in Naples, Fla.
Montoyo hopes Blue Jays can call Toronto home during shortened MLB season

Montoyo hopes Blue Jays can call Toronto home during shortened MLB season

TORONTO — Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo knows where he'd like the team to play its home games this season: the friendly confines of Toronto's Rogers Centre.
Norwich relegated, Liverpool's 100% home record ends in EPL

Norwich relegated, Liverpool's 100% home record ends in EPL

Norwich finally succumbed to relegation, a fate its own manager and many others expected at the start of the English Premier League. Fewer, though, would have predicted Liverpool losing its perfect home record against Burnley.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, NHLPA chief Don Fehr reflect on RTP, CBA deals

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, NHLPA chief Don Fehr reflect on RTP, CBA deals

Gary Bettman and Don Fehr finally have a chance to catch their breath. They also know plenty of hurdles remain.
Rowdy Tellez unfazed by Vladimir Guerrero Jr.'s move to first base for Blue Jays

Rowdy Tellez unfazed by Vladimir Guerrero Jr.'s move to first base for Blue Jays

TORONTO — Rowdy Tellez doesn't think much is going to change for him on the Toronto Blue Jays, even as he is being asked by the team to share first-base duties with Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Pendrith third after three rounds at Korn Ferry Tour's TPC San Antonio Challenge

SAN ANTONIO — Canadian Taylor Pendrith sat in third after three rounds at the Korn Ferry Tour's TPC San Antonio Challenge on Saturday, four shots back of American leader David Lipsky. Pendrith, from Richmond Hill, Ont.
Toronto FC coach likes what he sees ahead of MLS is Back Tournament opener

Toronto FC coach likes what he sees ahead of MLS is Back Tournament opener

Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney, a good judge of his team, liked what he saw in training this week at the MLS is Back Tournament. It helped that it rained Friday morning in Florida, making for cool conditions.
Hamilton shows he's the best in the rain with a superb pole

Hamilton shows he's the best in the rain with a superb pole

SPIELBERG, Austria — Lewis Hamilton showed why he's one of Formula One's best ever in wet conditions, dominating on a rain-drenched track to take pole position for the Styrian Grand Prix on Saturday.