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Philadelphia Flyers knock off Pittsburgh Penguins in NHL exhibition opener

Philadelphia Flyers knock off Pittsburgh Penguins in NHL exhibition opener

TORONTO — Pittsburgh's Conor Sheary scored the first-ever NHL goal in the month of July, but his Penguins lost 3-2 in overtime to the Philadelphia Flyers in exhibition play on Tuesday at Scotiabank Arena.
Toronto Raptors lose final scrimmage in bubble 117-106 to Phoenix Suns

Toronto Raptors lose final scrimmage in bubble 117-106 to Phoenix Suns

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The lackadaisical defending and sloppy backcourt turnovers said everything about the Toronto Raptors' exhibition finale. They're tired of scrimmages. Bring on the real games.
CAS condemns Man City for conduct while overturning Euro ban

CAS condemns Man City for conduct while overturning Euro ban

Manchester City was “strongly condemned” by a Court of Arbitration for Sport panel for obstructing the investigation into its finances that led to the club being fined €10 million ($12 million).
Yankees-Phillies series postponed amid virus worries

Yankees-Phillies series postponed amid virus worries

PHILADELPHIA — The remainder of the Phillies' home-and-home series against the New York Yankees was postponed amid coronavirus concerns Tuesday in the wake of an outbreak involving another team.
Top prospect Pearson looking forward to first big-league start against Scherzer

Top prospect Pearson looking forward to first big-league start against Scherzer

After tossing the ball around in the outfield, Blue Jays pitcher Nate Pearson took a few moments Tuesday to walk on the mound at Nationals Park in anticipation of his first big-league start.
CFL opt-out rules come into focus as CBA negotiations continue

CFL opt-out rules come into focus as CBA negotiations continue

A CFL player opting out of a potential shortened season won't be paid, but could still hit free agency this winter if he's in the final year of his contract.
Whitecaps goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau undergoes surgery on broken thumb

Whitecaps goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau undergoes surgery on broken thumb

Vancouver Whitecaps goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau has undergone successful surgery on his fractured left thumb.
Canadian women's wheelchair basketball players get green light for Tokyo

Canadian women's wheelchair basketball players get green light for Tokyo

OTTAWA — The Canadian women's wheelchair basketball team is relieved no players will be lost to a realigning of eligibility standards. The men's team was not so lucky.
Raptors Uprising looks to set NBA 2K League esports mark for consecutive wins

Raptors Uprising looks to set NBA 2K League esports mark for consecutive wins

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC continues its assault on the NBA 2K League record book this week.
B.C.'s community sport organizations to receive $1.5 million to survive pandemic

B.C.'s community sport organizations to receive $1.5 million to survive pandemic

VICTORIA — Community sport organizations in British Columbia will share $1.5 million in provincial government funding to help them survive the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. Lisa Beare, B.C.