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Gary Longhi, Canada's flag-bearer at 2000 Paralympics, dies at age 56

Gary Longhi, Canada's flag-bearer at 2000 Paralympics, dies at age 56

Gary Longhi, a four-time Paralympian and Canada's flag-bearer for the opening ceremonies of the 2000 Sydney Paralympics, has died at the age of 56. The Canadian Paralympic Committee announced Longhi's death Friday.

Heat's Olynyk says changes in schedule could conflict with Tokyo qualifying

MIAMI — Kelly Olynyk believes changes to the NBA schedule around COVID-19 could keep players out of next summer's Tokyo Olympic qualifying.

Oklahoma State's Gundy takes pay cut in wake of T-shirt flap

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AL MVP Trout still doesn't feel comfortable about this year

AL MVP Trout still doesn't feel comfortable about this year

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Mike Trout rounded third base wearing a white N-95 mask Friday morning as he participated in the Los Angeles Angels first workout of summer camp.
Five things to watch as Blue Jays open training camp in Toronto

Five things to watch as Blue Jays open training camp in Toronto

Most MLB players are beginning their summer training camps Friday in preparation for the abbreviated season, but the Blue Jays will be slightly delayed. Toronto's location north of the currently closed Canada-U.S.
Dalton Kellett's long wait for IndyCar debut finally ends with GMR Grand Prix

Dalton Kellett's long wait for IndyCar debut finally ends with GMR Grand Prix

Dalton Kellett's long wait to make his IndyCar debut will finally come to an end on Saturday afternoon. The 26-year-old Kellett, a product of Stouffville, Ont., will be on the grid at the GMR Grand Prix at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Major league baseball cancells all-star game for first time since 1945

LOS ANGELES — Dodger Stadium’s 40-year wait to host baseball's all-star same is going to last even longer.
CFL denies reports that Winnipeg would be hub city for shortened 2020 season

CFL denies reports that Winnipeg would be hub city for shortened 2020 season

TORONTO — The CFL says no decision has been made regarding a hub city for an abbreviated 2020 regular season. On Friday, a CFL spokesman denied reports the league had settled upon Winnipeg as a hub city in the event football was played this year.

Seven hockey players suspended in Belarus league match-fixing case

ZURICH — Seven hockey players have been suspended during an investigation into match-fixing in the Belarus league.
Washington Redskins undergoing 'thorough review' of NFL team's name

Washington Redskins undergoing 'thorough review' of NFL team's name

WASHINGTON — The Washington Redskins are undergoing a “thorough review” of their nickname. The team said Friday it has been talking to the NFL for weeks about the subject. In a statement, the team said recent events around the U.S.