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Leonard scores 45 points to lift Raptors to 108-95 victory over Sixers in Game 1

Leonard scores 45 points to lift Raptors to 108-95 victory over Sixers in Game 1

TORONTO — Only Vince Carter scored more playoff points for Toronto than Kawhi Leonard did on Saturday night. And that was 18 years ago. But if Leonard had his way, he would've given up his career-high for a couple extra minutes on the bench.

Henry scores, Vancouver Whitecaps settle for 1-1 draw with Philadelphia Union

Vancouver Whitecaps coach Marc Dos Santos felt like his team deserved more on Saturday. The club captured a single point by battling the Philadelphia Union to a 1-1 draw, but Dos Santos was frustrated after the game.
Bishop makes 32 saves, Stars beat Blues 4-2 to tie series

Bishop makes 32 saves, Stars beat Blues 4-2 to tie series

ST. LOUIS — Dallas goalie Ben Bishop rebounded — at his hometown team's expense. Bishop made 32 saves, Roope Hintz scored twice and the Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 in Game 2 to even the Western Conference semifinal series.

Canada misses out on podium on Day 2 of FINA Diving World Series

Montreal's Meaghan Benfeito and Celina Toth of St. Thomas, Ont., both failed to qualify for the women's 10-metre platform final on Saturday as Canada fell short of the podium on the second day of competition at the FINA Diving World Series.
Randal Grichuk and Aaron Sanchez lead Blue Jays past Athletics 7-1

Randal Grichuk and Aaron Sanchez lead Blue Jays past Athletics 7-1

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez was disappointed to be pulled from his latest start after five innings, but he was relieved it wasn't due to another finger issue. "It was fine going into today," Sanchez said about his oft-injured finger.
Portland scores two highlight-reel goals in 2-1 victory over Toronto FC

Portland scores two highlight-reel goals in 2-1 victory over Toronto FC

Toronto FC coach Greg Vanney felt his team was disconnected. Captain Michael Bradley called it a frustrating afternoon. Jonathan Osorio described the performance as unacceptable.
Canadian Premier League opener delivers entertainment in Hamilton

Canadian Premier League opener delivers entertainment in Hamilton

HAMILTON — York 9 FC's Ryan Telfer, on loan from Toronto FC, goes into the history book as the first to score in the Canadian Premier League.
Messi helps Barcelona clinch Spanish league title

Messi helps Barcelona clinch Spanish league title

BARCELONA, Spain — Lionel Messi conjured the perfect finish to a dominant title march by Barcelona on Saturday, when he came off the bench and scored the goal that clinched the Spanish league crown.

Host Sweden uses late goal to down Canada 4-3 un under-18 hockey semifinals

ORNSKOLDSVIK, Sweden — Albin Grewe scored the winning goal late in the third period as host Sweden edged Canada 4-3 in semifinal action Saturday at the world under-18 hockey championship.

Farmer scores twice as US beats Canada 3-1 at para hockey world championship

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Declan Farmer scored twice as the United States defeated Canada 3-1 in the opening game for both teams at the 2019 para ice hockey world championship.