National Sports News

Argos down Ticats 32-15 to give Trestman win in Toronto head coaching debut

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 6:57pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 7:30pm

TORONTO — Ricky Ray wasted no time excelling in Marc Trestman's offence.

Ray threw for a career-high 506 yards and a TD as Toronto beat the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 32-15 on...

Osuna back on mound, finishes off Toronto's 8-2 win over KC

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 5:21pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 5:45pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Back on the mound, Roberto Osuna settled into his comfort zone.

The Toronto closer struck out three in a scoreless ninth inning a day after saying he...

Veteran Ashley Steacy bows out as Canada finishes third in rugby sevens finale

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 3:12pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 3:45pm

CLERMONT FERRAND, France — Veteran Ashley Steacy ended her international rugby sevens career on a winning note Sunday as Canada thumped France 36-7 to win the bronze medal at...

Canada's Lance Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 2:24pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 3:00pm

BAKU, Azerbaijan — When the critics were speculating over how he got a seat in Formula One, teenager Lance Stroll simply ignored them.

The 18-year-old Canadian driver,...

Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canada's Lance Stroll finishes third

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 2:06pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:45pm

BAKU, Azerbaijan — Canadian Lance Stroll wrote his name in Formula One's history books — and made countryman Jacques Villeneuve eat his words — all in the same race.


Van der Merwe makes Canada rugby history but still rues 28-28 draw with U.S.

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 1:52pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:15pm

TORONTO — After hobbling into the post-game interview room, co-captain DTH van der Merwe took little pleasure in making Canadian rugby history in a 28-28 tie with the United...

Erin Andrews, ex-NHL player Jarret Stoll marry in Montana

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 12:45pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 1:15pm

NEW YORK — Sportscaster Erin Andrews and former NHL player Jarret Stoll have tied the knot.

Publicists for Andrews confirm that the 39-year-old Fox Sports sideline...

U.S. coach helps out Toronto FC, leaving Altidore and Bradley more club time

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 12:21pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

TORONTO — Bruce Arena has given Toronto FC a helping hand in its Major League Soccer campaign.

The U.S. national team coach opted not to pluck captain Michael Bradley...

Gordon Johnston leads Canada past India 3-2 and 2018 World Cup berth

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 9:30am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 10:00am

LONDON — Gordon Johnston scored twice, including the game-winner on a backhand shot in the 44th minute, as Canada rallied from a 2-1 deficit in the second half and beat sixth-...

Flames make biggest splash among Canadian teams (again) on draft weekend

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 8:50am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 11:15am

CHICAGO — The draft weekend splash is becoming an annual Calgary Flames tradition.

For the third straight June, Flames general manager Brad Treliving swung a big deal at...

Whyte boots winning field goal as Edmonton Eskimos stun B.C. Lions 30-27

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 1:03am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 1:45am

VANCOUVER — The Edmonton Eskimos kept a play in their back pocket all night, waiting for the right time.

Moments after the B.C. Lions had tied the score late in the...

Saturday's Games

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 11:54pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 12:15am

Saturday's Games


Edmonton 30 B.C. 27



American League

Kansas City 3 Toronto 2

Texas 8 N.Y. Yankees 1