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Former Olympian, head of Game Plan urges Canadian athletes to seek support

Former Olympian, head of Game Plan urges Canadian athletes to seek support

Canada's bold stance on the 2020 Tokyo Games doesn't come without a reckoning for the country's athletes.
XFL players are now able to sign contracts with both CFL and NFL clubs

XFL players are now able to sign contracts with both CFL and NFL clubs

TORONTO — Players under contract to XFL teams are free to sign CFL deals now but GMs Marcel Desjardins and Kyle Walters aren't expecting an exodus of talent north of the border.
COC's Tokyo decision brings back memories for athletes who missed 1980 Games

COC's Tokyo decision brings back memories for athletes who missed 1980 Games

Time hasn't diminished the myriad of emotions Jay Triano felt in 1980. There was the euphoria of the Canadian men's basketball team qualifying for the Moscow Summer Games.
Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

A list of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19: HOCKEY — NHL suspends 2019-20 season, impacting seven Canadian teams in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.
Saskatchewan Roughriders sign ex-NFL offensive lineman Cyrus Kouandjio

Saskatchewan Roughriders sign ex-NFL offensive lineman Cyrus Kouandjio

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders have signed American offensive lineman Cyrus Kouandjio. A second-round pick (44th overall) of the Buffalo Bills in 2014, Kouandjio spent parts of five seasons in the NFL before being out of football last year.

Former Canadian youth international defender Brandon John joins Atletico Ottawa

OTTAWA — Expansion Atletico Ottawa has added former Canadian youth international defender Brandon John to its Canadian Premier League roster.
Ex-Brady backup Hoyer agrees to 1-year deal with Patriots

Ex-Brady backup Hoyer agrees to 1-year deal with Patriots

BOSTON — Brian Hoyer is returning to the Patriots for a third time. The veteran quarterback has agreed to a one-year deal worth $1.05 million. Hoyer was released by Indianapolis on Saturday.
NHLPA head Don Fehr on pandemic: 'It's difficult to wrap your arms around'

NHLPA head Don Fehr on pandemic: 'It's difficult to wrap your arms around'

Don Fehr's phone has been glued to the side of his head since the COVID-19 outbreak brought sports, and much of society, to a screeching halt.
Canada's withdrawal from Tokyo Olympics shows it's about more than medals

Canada's withdrawal from Tokyo Olympics shows it's about more than medals

Canada's Olympic community hopes its bold move to withdraw from this summer's Tokyo Olympics sends a message to Canadians and people from around the world — this is about much more than medals.
UEFA formally postpones Champions League final amid shutdown

UEFA formally postpones Champions League final amid shutdown

NYON, Switzerland — UEFA formally postponed the Champions League final on Monday — an inevitable move with European soccer in total shutdown and four Round of 16 games yet to be completed.