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B.C. Lions sign wide receiver Shaq Johnson to contract extension

B.C. Lions sign wide receiver Shaq Johnson to contract extension

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions have signed Canadian wide receiver Shaq Johnson to a contract extension. The six-foot, 185-pound native of Brampton, Ont.
NWHL expansion Toronto Six head to Lake Placid women's hockey bubble

NWHL expansion Toronto Six head to Lake Placid women's hockey bubble

Digit Murphy has delivered the famous Herb Brooks speech to the Toronto Six. The NWHL expansion team's head coach invoked the words of the late Miracle on Ice coach in a social-media video.
Siakam sits out practice with sore groin, status against Heat is unknown

Siakam sits out practice with sore groin, status against Heat is unknown

The Toronto Raptors once prided themselves on being among the best finishers in the league, and a team that was rarely outworked.
Canadian international Cyle Larin scores again for Besiktas in Turkish league play

Canadian international Cyle Larin scores again for Besiktas in Turkish league play

TORONTO — Canadian forward Cyle Larin added to his goals total in the Turkish Super Lig on Thursday scoring in league-leading Besiktas' 4-1 win at Fatih Karagumruk. The 25-year-old from Brampton, Ont.
Canada's long-track speedskating team racing internationally again in Dutch "bubble"

Canada's long-track speedskating team racing internationally again in Dutch "bubble"

HEERENVEEN, Netherlands — Canada's long-track speedskating team has entered a Dutch "bubble" to compete in its first international races in over 10 months.

Horvat lifts Vancouver Canucks to 6-5 shootout win over Montreal Canadiens

VANCOUVER — Lining up to face Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price in a shootout Wednesday night, Bo Horvat's approach was simple. "Basically close my eyes and shoot. I’m not thinking too much," the Vancouver Canucks captain said.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott stepping down at end of June

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott stepping down at end of June

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott is stepping down at the end of June, ending an 11-year tenure in which the conference landed a transformational billion dollar television deal but struggled to keep up with some of its Power Five peers when it came to
Oilers' Draisaitl scores winner as showdown with Maple Leafs fails to live up to hype

Oilers' Draisaitl scores winner as showdown with Maple Leafs fails to live up to hype

TORONTO — A mouth-watering matchup featuring some of hockey's most gifted players fell far short of expectations Wednesday. And that suited the Oilers just fine.
Raptors' three-game win streak ends with 111-102 loss to Miami

Raptors' three-game win streak ends with 111-102 loss to Miami

TAMPA, Fla. — If there's a silver lining to the Toronto Raptors' sluggish 111-102 loss to Miami on Wednesday, it's that they'll get another crack at the Heat on Friday.
B.C. coroner calls for better safety training after young BMX champ dies at fish farm

B.C. coroner calls for better safety training after young BMX champ dies at fish farm

VICTORIA — An investigation report says a Canadian BMX riding champion who died in a workplace accident at a Vancouver Island fish farm lacked proper training to safely do his job.