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'For my future:' Paralyzed hockey player surpasses goals despite pandemic challenges

'For my future:' Paralyzed hockey player surpasses goals despite pandemic challenges

WINNIPEG — Reese Ketler sat behind the wheel of his car and took a deep breath. It had been more than a year since the 21-year-old was able to feel the freedom of being able to drive wherever he wanted — let alone be by himself.

Top-seeded Tsitsipas downs Auger-Aliassime in Mexican Open quarterfinals

Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime has been ousted in Acapulco. No. 1 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece toppled Auger-Aliassime in the quarterfinals on Thursday at the Mexican Open.
McDavid scores twice, Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 2-1

McDavid scores twice, Edmonton Oilers edge Winnipeg Jets 2-1

EDMONTON — Midway through the NHL season, Connor McDavid says there's already a playoff-like atmosphere percolating in the North Division. The all-Canadian race grew tighter Thursday as McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers topped the Winnipeg Jets 2-1.
Kerri Einarson, Brad Gushue win opener at Canadian mixed doubles curling championship

Kerri Einarson, Brad Gushue win opener at Canadian mixed doubles curling championship

CALGARY — Canadian women's champion skip Kerri Einarson is off to a winning start at the Home Hardware national mixed doubles curling championship. The Gimli, Man., curler and partner Brad Gushue of St.

Ryan Poehling caps three-point night with winner, Rocket edge Heat in OT

CALGARY — Ryan Poehling set up two goals before scoring the winner, and the Laval Rocket edged the Stockton Heat 4-3 in overtime on Thursday in American Hockey League action.
Toronto FC, Argos president Bill Manning rewarded with five-year contract extension

Toronto FC, Argos president Bill Manning rewarded with five-year contract extension

TORONTO — Bill Manning and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment both wanted the same thing. Continuity.
NFL reviewing sex assault claims against Texans QB Watson

NFL reviewing sex assault claims against Texans QB Watson

DALLAS — The NFL said Thursday that it was investigating allegations that Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson sexually assaulted multiple women after three massage therapists filed lawsuits against the star player.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse finally has all of his roster back

Raptors coach Nick Nurse finally has all of his roster back

The Toronto Raptors seem to have put their health troubles behind them — finally.
Canadian lineman says he's joining Cowboys, but Ladouceur's time in Dallas ends

Canadian lineman says he's joining Cowboys, but Ladouceur's time in Dallas ends

DALLAS — The Dallas Cowboys are poised to add a Canadian to their roster after saying goodbye to a longtime member of the team from Canada. Defensive end Brent Urban of Mississauga, Ont., tweeted Thursday he will be signing with the Cowboys.

Former Calgary Stampeders GM Rogers Lehew dies at age 92

CALGARY — Former Calgary Stampeders general manager Rogers Lehew, who guided the team to three Grey Cup games, has died. He was 92. After four years as an assistant coach, Lehew became the Stamps' GM in 1965 and held the post for nine years.