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Maple Leafs forward William Nylander out for game after possible COVID exposure

Maple Leafs forward William Nylander out for game after possible COVID exposure

Toronto Maple Leafs forward William Nylander will not play against the Montreal Canadiens tonight after having exposure with a possible positive case of COVID-19. Nylander was placed on the NHL's COVID protocol list at 5 p.m. ET.
Toronto South: Tampa area is home to Blue Jays and Raptors with TFC nearby too

Toronto South: Tampa area is home to Blue Jays and Raptors with TFC nearby too

The We The North rallying cry had its horizons expanded when the Toronto Raptors temporarily relocated to Tampa, Fla. Now the NBA team is getting some Canadian company in the Sunshine State.
Gibson strong rebound for Rangers in 2-1 win over Blue Jays

Gibson strong rebound for Rangers in 2-1 win over Blue Jays

ARLINGTON, Texas — Kyle Gibson rebounded from a horrendous opening day start for Texas by striking out eight over six scoreless innings, and the Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 in the rubber game of their three-game series Wednesday.
Canadian Leylah Annie Fernandez eliminated in second round of Volvo Car Open

Canadian Leylah Annie Fernandez eliminated in second round of Volvo Car Open

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Canada's Leylah Annie Fernandez is out of the Volvo Car Open after losing 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to Danka Kovinic of Montenegro in the second round on Wednesday. The 18-year-old Fernandez, from Laval, Que.
Winnipeg Jets treating captain Blake Wheeler's injury as a concussion

Winnipeg Jets treating captain Blake Wheeler's injury as a concussion

Winnipeg Jets captain Blake Wheeler is out indefinitely with a head injury. Jets coach Paul Maurice said the team will treat the injury as if it's a concussion even though Winnipeg does not have an exact diagnosis.
Canada's Global T20 cricket tournament shifted to Malaysia due to pandemic

Canada's Global T20 cricket tournament shifted to Malaysia due to pandemic

TORONTO — The third edition of the Global T20 Canada cricket tournament has been shifted to Malaysia this summer because of pandemic-related restrictions. The tournament will take place in June-July. Organizers say it will return to Canada in 2022.
De Grasse will miss World Athletics Relays with second baby due next month

De Grasse will miss World Athletics Relays with second baby due next month

Three-time Olympic medallist Andre De Grasse won't be with Canada's sprint team when it races on the global stage for the first time in more than a year.
Canadiens suffer big blow with Gallagher likely out at least six weeks with injury

Canadiens suffer big blow with Gallagher likely out at least six weeks with injury

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have placed forward Brendan Gallagher on long-term injured reserve with a fractured thumb. The team says Gallagher is expected to miss at least six weeks.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer suffers another injury in rehab

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer suffers another injury in rehab

ARLINGTON, Texas — New Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer's debut with the team could be delayed further after he suffered a setback in his rehab on Tuesday.
Receiver Travis Rudolph cut by Winnipeg Blue Bombers after murder charge

Receiver Travis Rudolph cut by Winnipeg Blue Bombers after murder charge

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have released Travis Rudolph after the American wide receiver was arrested for first-degree murder in Florida on Wednesday.