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New-look Team Jennifer Jones makes its debut in one of first curling events of season

New-look Team Jennifer Jones makes its debut in one of first curling events of season

WATERLOO, Ont. — Skip Jennifer Jones adjusted her blue facemask, settled into the hack, and with new teammate Lisa Weagle to her right, released a stone in a competitive women's team game for the first time since last winter.
AP source: 76ers set to hire Rivers as new coach

AP source: 76ers set to hire Rivers as new coach

PHILADELPHIA — There's a new Doc in Philadelphia — one charged with reviving a 76ers organization that fell far short of NBA championship expectations.
Pinder delivers timely hit, A's advance in playoffs at last

Pinder delivers timely hit, A's advance in playoffs at last

OAKLAND, Calif. — Sure, most of these young Oakland Athletics might barely remember some of the gut-wrenching October losses over the past two decades.
Vancouver Whitecaps need 'gladiator mindset' in push for playoffs: coach

Vancouver Whitecaps need 'gladiator mindset' in push for playoffs: coach

VANCOUVER — Marc Dos Santos says his Vancouver Whitecaps know the season isn't about to get any easier.
Flames GM Brad Treliving preps for unusual NHL draft, strange free agency

Flames GM Brad Treliving preps for unusual NHL draft, strange free agency

CALGARY — Defencemen and goaltending top Brad Treliving's list of priorities as the Calgary Flames general manager prepares for a busy business week in the NHL.
Anderson shines, Braves shut out Reds again to sweep series

Anderson shines, Braves shut out Reds again to sweep series

ATLANTA — It had been so long since the Atlanta Braves won a post-season series, Marcell Ozuna wanted to make sure he captured the moment. Then Adam Duvall joined the selfie bandwagon.
Ottawa to host fanless Skate Canada International Grand Prix, Oct. 30-Nov. 1

Ottawa to host fanless Skate Canada International Grand Prix, Oct. 30-Nov. 1

When the bottom fell out on the figure skating season with the cancellation of the world championships in March, Nam Nguyen wasn't prepared for how far he'd fall.
Does Djokovic's next foe have hope? 'I was wondering that'

Does Djokovic's next foe have hope? 'I was wondering that'

PARIS — At the mere mention of Novak Djokovic’s name, at the mere thought of sharing a court with a 17-time Grand Slam champion and the French Open’s No. 1-seeded man, Daniel Elahi Galan broke into a wide smile Thursday.
Toronto FC playmaker Alejandro Pozuelo named MLS player of the month

Toronto FC playmaker Alejandro Pozuelo named MLS player of the month

Toronto FC playmaker Alejandro Pozuelo has been named MLS Player of the Month for September. The Spanish midfielder scored four goals and added two assists in six games during the month as Toronto compiled a 3-2-1 record.
Montreal Impact acquire striker Mason Toye from Minnesota FC

Montreal Impact acquire striker Mason Toye from Minnesota FC

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact have a new attacking piece, acquiring striker Mason Toye from Minnesota FC on Thursday. Toye has seven goals and four assists in 42 career Major League Soccer games. Originally from South Orange, N.J.