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Fred VanVleet signs four-year, US$85-million deal with Toronto Raptors

Fred VanVleet signs four-year, US$85-million deal with Toronto Raptors

TORONTO — Fred VanVleet, one of the most coveted players in NBA free agency this year, is remaining a Toronto Raptor.
Toronto FC rested, healthier ahead of MLS playoff opener against expansion Nashville

Toronto FC rested, healthier ahead of MLS playoff opener against expansion Nashville

TORONTO — Rested, healthier and with coach Greg Vanney's lucky scarf tucked in his suitcase, Toronto FC leaves Sunday for Hartford and its MLS playoff opener against expansion Nashville SC.

Halifax Mooseheads postpone two games after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

HALIFAX — The Halifax Mooseheads are the latest Quebec Major Junior Hockey team to suspend in-person activities after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19.
Gillian (The Savage) Robertson leads list of Canadians in UFC action in December

Gillian (The Savage) Robertson leads list of Canadians in UFC action in December

Canadian fighter Gillian (The Savage) Robertson, ranked 12th among UFC flyweights, returns to action next month against No. 10 Andrea (KGB) Lee at UFC 256. The 25-year-old native of Niagara Falls, Ont., who fights out of Coconut Creek, Fla.

No. 4 Clemson's game at Florida State postponed

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The game between No. 4 Clemson and Florida State was postponed when medical personnel from both schools could not agree on playing Saturday.

Montreal Impact's season ends with last-minute loss to New England Revolution

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Montreal Impact players littered the field Friday night, lying on their backs, some with hands over eyes, others with stunned looks pasted to their faces.

Woodbine looking to understand Ontario lockdown implications on thoroughbred racing

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment says its working to understand the implications of the Ontario government's new COVID-19 lockdown on thoroughbred racing.

Canadian giard Karim Mane says he has signed with NBA's Orlando Magic

Montreal guard Karim Mane says he has signed a contract with the Orlando Magic. The six-foot-six Mane said on Twitter that he's "excited and humbled" to join the NBA club. Mane went undrafted in Wednesday's NBA draft.
Ex-lacrosse star Delby Powless writes about mental health in novel 'Medicine Game'

Ex-lacrosse star Delby Powless writes about mental health in novel 'Medicine Game'

Writing a novel is one of the hardest — but most cathartic — things former pro lacrosse player Delby Powless has ever done.
Raptors won't start NBA season in Toronto, plan to call Tampa home

Raptors won't start NBA season in Toronto, plan to call Tampa home

TORONTO — Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors boast about having one of the best fan bases in the league. But due to COVID-19, it's going to be a long-distance love affair for now. The Raptors will start their season playing home games in Tampa, Fla.