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Former NHL forward Akim Aliu signs with Czech Extraliga team Litvinov

Former NHL player Akim Aliu, whose description of past alleged racist behaviour by Bill Peters led to the former NHL coach resigning from the Calgary Flames, has signed a contract for the rest of the 2019-20 season with HC Litvinov of the Czech Extra
Female soccer players more likely to have medical assessments after head trauma

Female soccer players more likely to have medical assessments after head trauma

TORONTO — Half of elite female soccer players who suffered a head-collision event received medical assessments, compared to a third of male players, according to a Canadian study published on Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association
Powell Power: Canadian centre plays a big role in Mavericks' potent offence

Powell Power: Canadian centre plays a big role in Mavericks' potent offence

Dwight Powell's contributions to the Dallas Mavericks' NBA-leading offence might not be as apparent to the casual observer as those of his flashier teammates.
When it comes to unanimous Hall picks, Jeter could be No. 2.

When it comes to unanimous Hall picks, Jeter could be No. 2.

NEW YORK — When it comes to unanimous picks for baseball's Hall of Fame, Derek Jeter quite appropriately has the chance to be No. 2.
Canadian Milos Raonic wins suspended match to begin play at Australian Open

Canadian Milos Raonic wins suspended match to begin play at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Canada's Milos Raonic won his first match since October on Tuesday, finishing off a suspended opening-round contest at the Australian Open. The 32nd-seeded Raonic beat Italian lucky loser Lorenzo Giustino 6-2, 6-1, 6-3.
CFL reaches co-operative partnership agreement with Brazilian federation

CFL reaches co-operative partnership agreement with Brazilian federation

TORONTO — Add Brazil to the CFL 2.0 initiative. The league announced Tuesday it has reached a partnership with the Confederacao Brasileira de Futebol Americano (CBFA).

Nathan King, Ryan Lowry stay undefeated at Canadian junior curling championship

LANGLEY, B.C. — Skips Nathan King and Ryan Lowry remain undefeated through nine draws at the Canadian junior curling championship.

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL Colorado 6 Detroit 3 Florida 5 Minnesota 4 --- AHL Iowa 4 Texas 2 Syracuse 4 Utica 2 Belleville 3 Rockford 0 Stockton 5 Colorado 0 Ontario 3 Bakersfield 0 --- NBA Washington 106 Detroit 100 Toronto 122 Atlanta 117 Philadelphia 117
Powell's big 4th quarter leads Raptors past Hawks, 122-117

Powell's big 4th quarter leads Raptors past Hawks, 122-117

ATLANTA — Norman Powell says nothing has changed, even though he's in the best streak of his highest-scoring season. It may feel normal to the Toronto Raptors' sixth man. The results definitely look different.
Whitecaps hope changes on field and in front office lead to better results in 2020

Whitecaps hope changes on field and in front office lead to better results in 2020

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps are hopeful that a fresh approach will lead to improved results as their 2020 training camp kicked off Monday at the National Soccer Development Centre on Monday.