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Trial of Diacks exposes dark backdrop of track golden era

Trial of Diacks exposes dark backdrop of track golden era

PARIS — As Usain Bolt set the world ablaze, making athletics the hottest ticket at the Olympic Games, the sport was also being eaten from within.
Raptors Uprising rolls over Blazers, Lakers in NBA 2K League Tipoff Tournament

Raptors Uprising rolls over Blazers, Lakers in NBA 2K League Tipoff Tournament

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC, unbeaten in regular-season play, kept rolling Wednesday by thumping Blazer5 Gaming and Lakers Gaming in the NBA 2K League's Tipoff esports tournament.
After 100-day wait, English soccer returns and takes a knee

After 100-day wait, English soccer returns and takes a knee

MANCHESTER, England — Players kneeled in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and victims of the coronavirus were remembered as the Premier League made a sombre return on Wednesday from a 100-day shutdown that deprived England of its national s
Manfred, Clark reach framework: 60 games, full prorated pay

Manfred, Clark reach framework: 60 games, full prorated pay

NEW YORK — After days of angry exchanges over money between Major League Baseball and the players' association, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred started to doubt whether there would be a 2020 season and said as much on national television.
Canadian star Andreescu tweets in support of summer U.S Open despite pandemic

Canadian star Andreescu tweets in support of summer U.S Open despite pandemic

TORONTO — Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu says she supports the United States Tennis Association's decision to hold this year's U.S. Open this summer despite concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canada's Taylor Pendrith feels safe with Korn Ferry Tour protocols

Canada's Taylor Pendrith feels safe with Korn Ferry Tour protocols

Taylor Pendrith isn't used to his weekly nasal swabbing just yet, but he's getting there.
'I just wanted it to be authentic,' Johnson weighs in on video about racism

'I just wanted it to be authentic,' Johnson weighs in on video about racism

When Hal Johnson decided he'd share his story of how the "Body Break" segment was started to combat racism, he kept the preparation to a minimum. A 10-minute shoot was all it took to get Johnson's thoughts on video.
Canadiens' Drouin looking to recapture early-season form whenever NHL returns

Canadiens' Drouin looking to recapture early-season form whenever NHL returns

Jonathan Drouin says he's always raised his game when the stakes are highest.
Hawk-Eye glitch mars 1st game back in Premier League

Hawk-Eye glitch mars 1st game back in Premier League

It took just 41 minutes for the restarted Premier League to create another big controversy over technology. This time, it wasn’t a VAR decision that was the talking point.
Former England captain Chris Robshaw headed to Major League Rugby

Former England captain Chris Robshaw headed to Major League Rugby

Major League Rugby has added another marquee name in former England captain Chris Robshaw, who is headed to the San Diego Legion for the 2021 and 2022 seasons.