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Wilson, Rapinoe, Bird to host different and remote ESPYS

Wilson, Rapinoe, Bird to host different and remote ESPYS

LOS ANGELES — It’s a way different kind of year, and so The ESPYs will be, too. For the first time, the show will feature three hosts in remote settings and a changed focus.
Canadian international Vanessa Gilles signs new deal with France's Bordeaux

Canadian international Vanessa Gilles signs new deal with France's Bordeaux

Canadian international defender Vanessa Gilles has signed a contract extension with France's FC Girondins de Bordeaux. The new deal will keep the 24-year-old from Ottawa with the French club through to June 2022.
Raptors Uprising guard Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey gets another NBA 2K honour

Raptors Uprising guard Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey gets another NBA 2K honour

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC point guard Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey has been named player of the week in the NBA 2K League for the second time in three weeks.
Ex-Pirates infielder Kang banned 1 year by Korean league

Ex-Pirates infielder Kang banned 1 year by Korean league

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — The Korean Baseball Organization has suspended ex-Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang for a year and ordered him to perform 300 hours of community service over a series drunk driving cases.
'One for the history books:' Horse racing back but without cheering crowds

'One for the history books:' Horse racing back but without cheering crowds

WINNIPEG — A horse track in Manitoba has had some significant moments in its more than 60 years of racing, but animals charging around the oval loop before empty stands will be historic.
Montreal Impact return to training centre for individual outdoor workouts

Montreal Impact return to training centre for individual outdoor workouts

MONTREAL — The Montreal Impact returned to their training centre Monday for their first individual outdoor practice sessions during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lions rookie linebacker Williams patiently waiting for 2020 CFL season

Lions rookie linebacker Williams patiently waiting for 2020 CFL season

Jordan Williams isn't allowing the COVID-19 pandemic to dampen his enthusiasm of starting his pro football career with the B.C. Lions. The six-foot, 232-pound linebacker was the first player taken in last month's CFL draft.

All-time Argos selection Marv Luster passes away at the age of 82

Marv Luster, who was a six-time CFL all-star with the Toronto Argonauts and won a Grey Cup with the Montreal Alouettes, has died. He was 82 years old. The Argonauts confirmed Luster's passing Monday.
Whitecaps 'keeper Maxime Crepeau dreaming about being back on the soccer pitch

Whitecaps 'keeper Maxime Crepeau dreaming about being back on the soccer pitch

It's been 80 days since the Vancouver Whitecaps last saw action, so goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau can be forgiven for dreaming about soccer. But for the 26-year-old Canadian international from Candiac, Que.
Ace Canadian esports driver Brooks tearing up the track online during COVID-19

Ace Canadian esports driver Brooks tearing up the track online during COVID-19

TORONTO — Andrew Brooks could write a travelogue that would make a jet-setting socialite jealous. Paris, Tokyo, New York, Sydney and Monaco — twice — are just some of the desirable locations Brooks has visited over the last two years.