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Canada takes on Switzerland in quarterfinals at world junior hockey championship

Canada takes on Switzerland in quarterfinals at world junior hockey championship

EDMONTON — It's win or go home as the quarterfinals begin at the world junior hockey championship in Edmonton. Canada (4-0-0) sits atop the standings after going undefeated in preliminary action and will face Switzerland (1-3) today.
Bouchard bounced quickly in return to singles action

Bouchard bounced quickly in return to singles action

VANCOUVER — Back in the glory days of Genie's Army, and being known more for her tennis skills than social media selfies, a seemingly invincible Eugenie Bouchard was asked what superpower she'd wish for if she could have it.

Tuesday's scoreboard for Aug. 16, 2022 games

Tuesday's Games MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore 4 Toronto 2 Tampa Bay 3 N.Y. Yankees 1 Seattle 8 L.A.
Orioles win 4-2, continue to give Blue Jays major headaches

Orioles win 4-2, continue to give Blue Jays major headaches

TORONTO — After eighth defeats in their last 10 outings, the Toronto Blue Jays remain faithful that a turnaround will soon present itself.
Serena Williams loses to Raducanu; US Open next

Serena Williams loses to Raducanu; US Open next

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Serena Williams fell to 0-2 in matches since announcing “the countdown has begun” on her career, losing 6-4, 6-0 to U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu in the Western & Southern Open on Tuesday night.
Track or volleyball? Shadd-Ceres says right now her options are wide open

Track or volleyball? Shadd-Ceres says right now her options are wide open

Trinity Shadd-Ceres is one of Canada's top young track and field athletes, and arguably one of Team Ontario's busiest at the Canada Summer Games. But track is only half of the 15-year-old's athletic repertoire.
Whitecaps look to bounce back against Colorado after 'debacle' in L.A.

Whitecaps look to bounce back against Colorado after 'debacle' in L.A.

VANCOUVER — Playing the Colorado Rapids in a quick turnaround Wednesday night at BC Place could be the best medicine for the Vancouver Whitecaps after they looked anemic losing their last match.
Hall of Fame conditioner Casse flying under Plate radar with his two horses

Hall of Fame conditioner Casse flying under Plate radar with his two horses

He's been Canada's champion thoroughbred trainer the last 11 years and twice has won the $1-million Queen's Plate. But Mark Casse heads into the opening leg of the 2022 OLG Canadian Triple Crown under the radar.
Five years later, Sarah Potomak back on women's world hockey championship roster

Five years later, Sarah Potomak back on women's world hockey championship roster

CALGARY — Sarah Potomak kept faith she could wear the Maple Leaf again, despite feeling the uncertainty that comes with rejection. The 24-year-old forward from Aldergrove, B.C., will play for Canada in the women's world hockey championship Aug.
Toronto FC looks to build on four-game unbeaten run in key game against New England

Toronto FC looks to build on four-game unbeaten run in key game against New England

TORONTO — A swift turnaround at Toronto FC has the Major League Soccer club on an urgent late-season push to make the playoffs.