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Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell ready to test throwing arm

Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell ready to test throwing arm

Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell says he's ready to throw the football again. The CFL's Most Outstanding Player and Grey Cup MVP in 2018 hasn't played since injuring the pectoral muscle in his throwing arm on June 29.
Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies scores highlight-reel goal for Bayern Munich

Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies scores highlight-reel goal for Bayern Munich

MUNICH — Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies scored a highlight-reel goal to tie the game at 2-2 but his Bayern Munich lost 6-5 in a penalty shootout to Tottenham in the final of the Audi Cup on Wednesday.
Quarterback Zach Collaros returns to Toronto Argonauts in deal with Roughriders

Quarterback Zach Collaros returns to Toronto Argonauts in deal with Roughriders

TORONTO — Argonauts quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson didn't mince words when asked what Toronto's 0-6 start to the season has been like. "It's horrible. Losing is horrible. It's been very tough," said Bethel-Thompson on Wednesday morning.
Canada's world junior goalie hopefuls know job is there for the taking

Canada's world junior goalie hopefuls know job is there for the taking

PLYMOUTH, Mich. — Olivier Rodrigue is fine with the weight of a hockey nation resting on his lean shoulders. In truth, it's a responsibility he's always craved. "I embrace the challenge," said the 19-year-old goalie from Chicoutimi, Que.

Gimme five: Canadians to watch Thursday at the Pan American Games

LIMA, Peru — Here are five Canadian athletes/teams to watch on Thursday at the Pan American Games: MYRIAM DA SILVA (BOXING) The Chambly, Que., fighter goes for gold in the women's welterwieght division. Da Silva battles American Oshae Jones.

Halifax native Ellie Black becomes Canada's most decorated Pan Am gymnast

LIMA, Peru — Ellie Black became Canada's most decorated Pan American gymnast on Tuesday after winning gold in the women's vault competition and following with a bronze in uneven bars.
Canadians Fernandez, Bouchard join Sharapova, Venus Williams as Rogers Cup wild cards

Canadians Fernandez, Bouchard join Sharapova, Venus Williams as Rogers Cup wild cards

TORONTO — Canadians Leylah Annie Fernandez and Eugenie Bouchard will join Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams as wild-card entries at the upcoming Rogers Cup women's event in Toronto.
CFL picks: Hamilton Tiger-Cats turn to Dane Evans for game against Roughriders

CFL picks: Hamilton Tiger-Cats turn to Dane Evans for game against Roughriders

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are now Dane Evans’ team. Evans becomes Hamilton's starter after incumbent Jeremiah Masoli suffered a season-ending knee injury in the Ticats’ 23-15 home win over the previously unbeaten Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Friday night.
Dolphins' Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

Dolphins' Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

MIAMI — Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL's only perfect season, has died at the age of 78.
Rose, Stanback, Hughes named CFL top performers for July

Rose, Stanback, Hughes named CFL top performers for July

TORONTO — Winnipeg defensive back Winston Rose, Montreal running back William Stanback and Saskatchewan defensive end Charleston Hughes are the CFL top performers for July. Rose had five interceptions in four games in July to double his career total.