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Interim head coach Javier Perez already feeling at home in Toronto

Interim head coach Javier Perez already feeling at home in Toronto

TORONTO — Interim coach Javier Perez wasted little time putting down roots when Toronto FC finally came home.
Cannabis company sues Tennessee Titans' Julio Jones, others

Cannabis company sues Tennessee Titans' Julio Jones, others

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Julio Jones is facing allegations of illegally harvesting and selling millions of dollars of cannabis in California, according to court records.
Midfielder Stephen Eustaquio showing star quality at Gold Cup with Canada

Midfielder Stephen Eustaquio showing star quality at Gold Cup with Canada

Stephen Eustaquio will see more than a few familiar faces Thursday when Canada lines up against CONCACAF heavyweight Mexico at the Gold Cup semifinal in Houston.
Ottawa Senators give head coach D.J. Smith two-year extension

Ottawa Senators give head coach D.J. Smith two-year extension

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Senators have signed head coach D.J. Smith to a two-year extension. The club announced the deal Wednesday, saying it will keep the 44-year-old native of Windsor, Ont., behind the bench through the 2023-24 season.
Montreal Canadiens owner says team let down fans with controversial draft pick

Montreal Canadiens owner says team let down fans with controversial draft pick

MONTREAL — The owner of the Montreal Canadiens says he understands the team disappointed fans by drafting a player who was convicted of taking and distributing an explicit photo without consent while playing in Sweden.
Raptors keeping options open heading in to NBA draft

Raptors keeping options open heading in to NBA draft

The Toronto Raptors' general manager says the team is keeping all options open ahead of Thursday's NBA draft.
Ledecky wins gold, Biles drops out of all-around

Ledecky wins gold, Biles drops out of all-around

TOKYO — Katie Ledecky got her first gold medal of these Olympics, while Simone Biles pulled out of another event she came into the Games favored to win.
Penny Oleksiak swims into Canada's record books after earning sixth career medal

Penny Oleksiak swims into Canada's record books after earning sixth career medal

Canada's most decorated summer Olympian doesn't have much time to rest and take it in. Penny Oleksiak swam into Canada's record books on Wednesday after winning a bronze in the women's 200-metre freestyle.
Canada's Ellie Black out of all-around final with sprained ankle

Canada's Ellie Black out of all-around final with sprained ankle

TOKYO — Canadian gymnast Ellie Black has withdrawn from Thursday's all-around final event at Tokyo Olympics with a sprained left ankle.
AP Interview: Japan minister urges young to get vaccinated

AP Interview: Japan minister urges young to get vaccinated

TOKYO (AP) — As Olympics host Tokyo saw another record number of coronavirus cases Wednesday, Japan’s vaccination minister said the speed of the country's inoculation campaign is less urgent than getting shots to young people, who some health experts