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Raptors guard VanVleet says people 'fed up' with racism and discrimination

Raptors guard VanVleet says people 'fed up' with racism and discrimination

TORONTO — Fred VanVleet says people in the United States are reaching a boiling point after hundreds of years of racism.

Canadian para-snowboarder banned for four years for doping violation

OTTAWA — Canadian para-snowboarder Matt Hamilton has been banned from competition for four years because he tested positive for a prohibited substance. The 38-year-old from Vernon, B.C., underwent an out-of-competition test Jan.

Live horse racing set to officially return this weekend for Woodbine

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment made the announcement Monday that it will resume live horse racing this weekend. That means harness racing will resume Friday at Woodbine Mohawk Park, with thoroughbred racing beginning Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Floyd protest hits very close to home for Hall of Fame trainer Mar Casse

The protests in the United States against police brutality hit close to home for Mark Casse. On Saturday, pictures posted on Twitter showed a Louisville, Ky.
UFC boss says light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will determine his own future

UFC boss says light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will determine his own future

UFC president Dana White says it's up to light-heavyweight champion Jon (Bones) Jones whether he wants to walk away from the sport. Jones, rated the top pound-for-pound fighter on the UFC roster, told his 2.
HFX Wanderers coach Stephen Hart happy to see players back training

HFX Wanderers coach Stephen Hart happy to see players back training

Stephen Hart was back on the training field Monday with a smile on his face. "I can't tell you how happy I felt today," said the HFX Wanderers FC coach after his CPL side resumed training.
Major League Soccer players boycott training in apparent labour impasse

Major League Soccer players boycott training in apparent labour impasse

Toronto FC, Montreal Impact and Vancouver Whitecap players boycotted training Monday in an apparent labour impasse between the MLS and the MLS Players Association.
Canada's Olympic, Paralympic athletes get $5 million upon return to sport

Canada's Olympic, Paralympic athletes get $5 million upon return to sport

Canada's athletes face increased manpower and facility costs, plus regular testing, when they return to the pool, track, gym and pitch.

Ottawa 67's head coach Andre Tourigny named CHL coach of the year

TORONTO — Ottawa 67's head coach Andre Tourigny has been named the Canadian Hockey League's coach of the year.

Rogers Centre to be used as temporary facility to help Food Banks Canada

TORONTO — Rogers Centre, the home of the Toronto Blue Jays, is going to be temporarily converted into a giant food bank facility.