Skip to content
Join our Newsletter
VIA store 300x100
Join our Newsletter

National Sports

Gallagher: Canadiens given 'second life' in NHL's return-to-play plan

Gallagher: Canadiens given 'second life' in NHL's return-to-play plan

Brendan Gallagher knows the Montreal Canadiens have no business being anywhere near a playoff spot.
Shortened MLB amateur draft to remain at New Jersey studio

Shortened MLB amateur draft to remain at New Jersey studio

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball’s shortened amateur draft will remain at the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, New Jersey, for the first round on June 10.
Some fans allowed in stadiums when Russian soccer returns

Some fans allowed in stadiums when Russian soccer returns

MOSCOW — Fans will be allowed in the stadiums when the Russian soccer league restarts next month.
Whyte, Marchant willing to wait one more year to cap their Olympic careers

Whyte, Marchant willing to wait one more year to cap their Olympic careers

TORONTO — Angela Whyte and Lanni Marchant hoped to write victorious final chapters of their long track and field careers at the Tokyo Games this summer. Whyte, a three-time Olympian in hurdles, planned to compete in the heptathlon.
'Try to set goals every day': Finding moments of positivity during the pandemic

'Try to set goals every day': Finding moments of positivity during the pandemic

Just over a year after picking up the guitar for the first time, Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins brought his instrument to spring training in Florida but didn't get a chance to play it.
Boston Marathon cancelled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon cancelled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON — Organizers cancelled the Boston Marathon on Thursday for the first time in its history, bowing to the social distancing requirements of the coronavirus outbreak and ending a 124-year run that had persisted through two World Wars, a volcanic
Atletico Ottawa unveils jersey, adding a dash of blue to familiar red and white

Atletico Ottawa unveils jersey, adding a dash of blue to familiar red and white

OTTAWA — Atletico Ottawa unveiled its home jersey on Thursday, adding a Maple Leaf to the traditional red-and-white colours of its Atletico Madrid parent club.
CFL commissioner Ambrosie asks The Spring League CEO for partnership proposal

CFL commissioner Ambrosie asks The Spring League CEO for partnership proposal

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie has asked an American developmental football league for a formal proposal regarding a partnership between the two. Brian Woods, CEO of The Spring League, said he spoke to Ambrosie Wednesday.
Major League Soccer moves to allow small group training pending local approval

Major League Soccer moves to allow small group training pending local approval

TORONTO — Major League Soccer is moving ahead with small group training sessions, providing they are not in conflict with local health or government policies.

Connor McDavid on NHL format: 'Not perfect, but it's the best we got'

Connor McDavid now considers himself a Zoom expert. He probably should be — the captain of the Edmonton Oilers has had plenty of practice. "Never been on a Zoom call until this whole thing happened," McDavid said Thursday.