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Injury-riddled Toronto FC dispatches Club Leon in CONCACAF Champions League play

Injury-riddled Toronto FC dispatches Club Leon in CONCACAF Champions League play

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Toronto FC coach Chris Armas said from the get-go that his team would make life difficult for opponents and he would unleash TFC's young talent.
Arizona taps Gonzaga's Lloyd to lead men's basketball team

Arizona taps Gonzaga's Lloyd to lead men's basketball team

Arizona has hired longtime Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as its men's basketball coach. The school said Wednesday that Lloyd will receive a five-year contract, pending approval by the Arizona Board of Regents.

Miller: Player safety 'impossible to achieve' with gruelling Canucks schedule

VANCOUVER — J.T. Miller says it will be tough for him to return to action when the Vancouver Canucks play their first game in over three weeks.
Rings on the Horizon: Tokyo Summer Olympics hit 100 days out marker

Rings on the Horizon: Tokyo Summer Olympics hit 100 days out marker

After months of question marks, health concerns, event rescheduling, and general ambivalence about an Olympics being held in a pandemic, those famous rings are starting to shine a little brighter on the horizon.
Work on new Calgary Flames arena paused due to budgetary issues

Work on new Calgary Flames arena paused due to budgetary issues

CALGARY — Work on a new arena for the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames has been put on hold due to budgetary issues. The Calgary Municipal Land Corporation says it made a presentation to city council at a closed-door meeting earlier this week.
Undrafted Montreal native Dort continues to smash "glass ceilings" in NBA

Undrafted Montreal native Dort continues to smash "glass ceilings" in NBA

Nelson Osse sat with Luguentz Dort at the 2019 NBA draft at the Barclays Center in New York. The Montreal coach, who'd known Dort since he was 12, was there to share in the celebratory moment when Dort's name was called.
Bichette hits 2nd homer in 9th, Blue Jays beat Yankees 5-4

Bichette hits 2nd homer in 9th, Blue Jays beat Yankees 5-4

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Bo Bichette matched slugger Aaron Judge in the power department and got to take the final trot.
AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

Starting next season, major college football and basketball players will be permitted to transfer one time before graduating without being required to sit out a year of competition.

Laurentian University axes hockey, swimming amid financial problems

SUDBURY, ONT. — Laurentian University is cutting its hockey and swimming Voyageurs teams because of the school's financial woes. The moves are part of the university's restructuring after filing for creditor protection this winter. The Sudbury, Ont.
AHL postpones three Marlies games due to league COVID-19 protocols

AHL postpones three Marlies games due to league COVID-19 protocols

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The American Hockey League has postponed three Toronto Marlies games over the next week due to league COVID-19 protocols.