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Halifax Thunderbirds set to make National Lacrosse League debut on Saturday

Halifax Thunderbirds set to make National Lacrosse League debut on Saturday

Cody Jamieson has played lacrosse his whole life, including suiting up for the Knighthawks the past nine years in Rochester, N.Y. Now he gets to show Halifax what the sport he loves is all about.
Keefe facing 1st real test with Maple Leafs as struggling Toronto hits the road

Keefe facing 1st real test with Maple Leafs as struggling Toronto hits the road

TORONTO — Sheldon Keefe's tenure as head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs couldn't have started any better.
Calgary Stampeders re-sign defensive back Jamar Wall

Calgary Stampeders re-sign defensive back Jamar Wall

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders have re-signed defensive back Jamar Wall. The eight-year veteran from Lubbock, Texas, has played 128 career regular-season games for the Stampeders, including 16 starts at strong-side linebacker 2019.
Staff report rejects proposed site for potential Halifax CFL stadium

Staff report rejects proposed site for potential Halifax CFL stadium

HALIFAX — A report prepared for Halifax Regional Council recommends the rejection of a proposed CFL stadium in the city's Shannon Park neighbourhood, but also says a one-time payment of $20-million could be made for a facility elsewhere.
Impact re-sign goalkeeper Clement Diop to one-year deal with option for 2021

Impact re-sign goalkeeper Clement Diop to one-year deal with option for 2021

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact have signed French goalkeeper Clement Diop to a one-year contract with an option for 2021.
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Andreas Johnsson goes on long-term injury list

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Andreas Johnsson goes on long-term injury list

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Andreas Johnsson has been placed on long-term injury reserve with a leg injury. Johnsson underwent a CT scan Thursday after suffering the injury on Wednesday against the Colorado Avalanche.
Navigating the Grey Area: Hockey pushes coaching styles into spotlight

Navigating the Grey Area: Hockey pushes coaching styles into spotlight

Longtime hockey pro Sean McMorrow knew what was coming after his team's particularly poor showing in a blowout loss back in his junior days. Hockey sticks would not be needed at practice the next day.
Jason Maas joins Saskatchewan Roughriders as offensive co-ordinator

Jason Maas joins Saskatchewan Roughriders as offensive co-ordinator

REGINA — Craig Dickenson is thrilled to have a man with four years of CFL head coaching experience guiding the Saskatchewan Roughriders offence.

Drury wins World Cup ski cross opener to highlight three-medal day for Canada

VAL THORENS, France — Kevin Drury won gold as Canada kicked off the ski cross World Cup season with a three-medal performance Friday. Drury, from Toronto, came from behind in the men's final for his second career World Cup win. "It was a great day.
Blondin wins, Weidemann takes third in World Cup 5,000m speedskating race

Blondin wins, Weidemann takes third in World Cup 5,000m speedskating race

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan — Ivanie Blondin won gold and fellow Ottawa native Isabelle Weidemann claimed bronze in the women's 5,000 metres Friday at a World Cup speedskating event.