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Winnipeg Jets sign defenceman Nelson Nogier to two-year, two-way contract

Winnipeg Jets sign defenceman Nelson Nogier to two-year, two-way contract

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Nelson Nogier on a two-year, two-way contract. The deal carries an average annual value of US$725,000 in the NHL.
Canadian wrestler and 2014 Commonwealth Games champion Korey Jarvis retires

Canadian wrestler and 2014 Commonwealth Games champion Korey Jarvis retires

GUELPH, Ont. — Canadian wrestler Korey Jarvis, who won a gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, announced his retirement Wednesday. Jarvis, from Elliot Lake, Ont.
Skate Canada International in Ottawa cancelled amid concern over COVID-19 increase

Skate Canada International in Ottawa cancelled amid concern over COVID-19 increase

The cancellation of Skate Canada International didn't come as a surprise to Kirsten Moore-Towers. It was still a huge disappointment.
'Shy' midfielder Michael Baldisimo catching attention with Vancouver Whitecaps

'Shy' midfielder Michael Baldisimo catching attention with Vancouver Whitecaps

VANCOUVER — Michael Baldisimo is the kind of midfielder who shows no fear as he strips opponents of the ball.

Canadian Denis Shapovalov rolls into second round at St. Petersburg Open

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Canada's Denis Shapovalov was very pleased with his effort in his return to hard-court play. The second-seeded Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont., beat Serbia's Viktor Troicki 6-2, 6-3 in a first-round match at the St.

Canadian World Cup and Olympic ski racing organizer Darrell MacLachlan dies at 63

CALGARY — An facilitator of international skiing in Canada has died. Darrell MacLachlan was chief of race for men's alpine skiing at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, B.C., and the annual World Cup downhill races in Lake Louise, Alta.
Montreal Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to two-year contract extension

Montreal Canadiens sign goaltender Jake Allen to two-year contract extension

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have signed goaltender Jake Allen to a two-year contract extension. The deal, which kicks in for the 2021-22 campaign, is worth US$2.875 million per season. Montreal acquired Allen in a trade with St. Louis on Sept.

COVID-19 pandemic puts Toronto Argonauts rookie Dion Pellerin's CFL dream on hold

TORONTO — The COVID-19 pandemic has put Dion Pellerin's CFL dream on hold. The six-foot, 225-pound running back was excited at the prospect of playing for the Toronto Argonauts after being selected in the fifth round, No.
Hughes pleased to set his own schedule in 2021 and prioritize big tournaments, family

Hughes pleased to set his own schedule in 2021 and prioritize big tournaments, family

Mackenzie Hughes started the 2021 PGA Tour season with the highest ranking of his career and he's already reaping the benefits. Hughes, from Dundas, Ont.

Canada pulls team from world half-marathon championships due to COVID-19 concerns

Canada has withdrawn its team from Saturday's world half-marathon championships due to rising COVID-19 cases in Poland. Poland reported a record-high 6,526 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday.