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Nam Nguyen added to Canada's world championship figure skating team

Nam Nguyen added to Canada's world championship figure skating team

OTTAWA — Two-time Canadian champion Nam Nguyen was among the athletes named to Canada's world championship figure skating team on Thursday.
Willie Jefferson passes on more cash to stay with Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Willie Jefferson passes on more cash to stay with Winnipeg Blue Bombers

WINNIPEG — Now that his NFL dream is all but over, Willie Jefferson has decided to stay in his comfort zone.
Canada Soccer schedules news conference amidst speculation of international game

Canada Soccer schedules news conference amidst speculation of international game

Canada Soccer has called a news conference for Friday in Langford, B.C., with the expectation that is to announce a men's international in March. Men's coach John Herdman is due to address the media at Westhills Stadium, home of the CPL's Pacific FC.
Van Buskirk, Brown hope story that rocked track world sparks more conversation

Van Buskirk, Brown hope story that rocked track world sparks more conversation

While Canada's track and field community was rocked by allegations against former national distance coach Dave Scott-Thomas, athletes say shining a light on alleged abuses in the sport is a solid step forward.
Nurse, Bjorkgren together at all-star; latest accomplishment in long friendship

Nurse, Bjorkgren together at all-star; latest accomplishment in long friendship

TORONTO — Nick Nurse remembers Nate Bjorkgren as a good-looking kid with a "full head of hair, and not a bad player" when Bjorkgren walked onto the University of South Dakota's basketball team. It was 1994. Nurse was 27 and an assistant coach.
McLaren Racing headlines Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame induction

McLaren Racing headlines Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame induction

TORONTO — Racing legend Johnny Rutherford believes it was only a matter of time before McLaren Racing would be honoured by the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame.
Canadian Alphonso Davies back training with Bayern after ankle issue

Canadian Alphonso Davies back training with Bayern after ankle issue

MUNICH — Canadian international Alphonso Davies returned to training Thursday, one day after leaving practice early with what Bayern Munich called "slight ankle problems.

Rugby sevens stops in Hong Kong, Singapore rescheduled due to coronavirus

World Rugby and local organizers have rescheduled the Hong Kong and Singapore rounds of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series due to the outbreak of the new coronavirus. The HSBC Singapore Sevens will now take place Oct.

With Chinese league shut down, Nicholson highlights Canadian basketball roster

TORONTO — Former NBA player Andrew Nicholson highlights Canada's men's basketball team roster for the upcoming FIBA AmeriCup 2021 qualifiers.
Canadian volleyball men to open against Rio runner-up Italy at Tokyo Olympics

Canadian volleyball men to open against Rio runner-up Italy at Tokyo Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The Canadian men's volleyball team will open against Rio silver medallist Italy at the Tokyo Olympics. Canada, ranked 10th in the world, will then play No. 9 Japan, No. 8 Iran, No. 32 Venezuela and No. 2 Poland in Pool A play.