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Canadian soccer win just the latest triumph for country over Americans

Canadian soccer win just the latest triumph for country over Americans

The Canadian men's soccer team's first win over the United States in 34 years on Tuesday night brought back memories of some other famous Canada-U.S. clashes.
Inspirational coach John Herdman changing the face of Canadian soccer

Inspirational coach John Herdman changing the face of Canadian soccer

TORONTO — In the days leading up to Canada's CONCACAF Nations League game with the U.S., Canadian coach John Herdman said his players didn't need him for motivation.
Stampeders, Blue Bombers to square off in crucial home-and-home series

Stampeders, Blue Bombers to square off in crucial home-and-home series

The CFL playoff picture is clearing up. The Edmonton Eskimos (8-8) cemented the final post-season berth with their 19-6 home win over the B.C. Lions (5-11) on Saturday.
Toronto FC's Pozuelo loses out to Carles Gil named MLS Newcomer of the Year

Toronto FC's Pozuelo loses out to Carles Gil named MLS Newcomer of the Year

New England Revolution attacking midfielder Carles Gil has been voted MLS Newcomer of the Year, beating out New York City FC's Heber and Toronto FC's Alejandro Pozuelo.
Olympic marathons set to move out of Tokyo to cooler north

Olympic marathons set to move out of Tokyo to cooler north

TOKYO — The International Olympic Committee wants to move the Tokyo Games marathons 800 kilometres (500 miles) north to avoid the searing heat in the city.
Toronto Blue Jays bringing New York Yankees to Montreal for pre-season set

Toronto Blue Jays bringing New York Yankees to Montreal for pre-season set

MONTREAL — The Toronto Blue Jays will return to Montreal to play two pre-season games for the seventh consecutive season next year.
Trio of power-play goals lifts Vancouver Canucks to 5-1 win over Red Wings

Trio of power-play goals lifts Vancouver Canucks to 5-1 win over Red Wings

Vancouver Canucks forward J.T. Miller says sometimes the key to an effective power play is simple — just shoot. Miller knows better than most.
Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since '33

Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since '33

WASHINGTON — As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark's infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the dugout and thrust the silver NL Championship Series trophy overhead, to the
Michael Frolik gets goal in 800th NHL game, Flames down Flyers 3-1

Michael Frolik gets goal in 800th NHL game, Flames down Flyers 3-1

CALGARY — Michael Frolik lost his helmet on his first shift of the game and scored on his second. Frolik's goal in his 800th NHL game helped the Calgary Flames down the visiting Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Tuesday.
Dvorak scores two, Schmaltz has three points to lead Coyotes over Jets

Dvorak scores two, Schmaltz has three points to lead Coyotes over Jets

WINNIPEG — Nick Schmaltz knew the Arizona Coyotes' power play was going to finally click. It did in a big way Tuesday.