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Blue Jays dump Yankees 14-1 to inch closer to securing post-season berth

Blue Jays dump Yankees 14-1 to inch closer to securing post-season berth

BUFFALO, United States — The Toronto Blue Jays showed Wednesday night why they could be a dangerous wild-card team in the playoffs.

Pozuelo's late penalty gives Toronto FC a 1-0 win over New York City FC

HARRISON, N.J. — Alex Bono tied a club record with his 28th clean sheet and Alejandro Pozuelo showed off his mastery over New York City FC from the penalty spot in a 1-0 Toronto FC win Wednesday.

Stamkos scores, leaves, Lightning beat Stars 5-2 in Game 3

EDMONTON — Steven Stamkos scored on his first shot since February, left with injury and the Tampa Bay Lightning kept dominating without him, blowing the Dallas Stars out of an empty arena with a 5-2 rout in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesda
"We refused to play," Henry blasts team as Impact lose 3-1 to Revolution

"We refused to play," Henry blasts team as Impact lose 3-1 to Revolution

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Montreal Impact manager Thierry Henry did not mince words when he assessed his team's performance Wednesday night. "We refused to play, that's unfortunate," he said. "We're going to try to lift up our spirits and continue.

Sayers, Piccolo friendship lives on in 'Brian's Song'

When Chicago Bears teammates Gale Sayers and Brian Piccolo became roommates in 1967, the first time NFL players of different colours shared accommodations on the road, it hardly looked like a good fit.
Ottawa Aces sign former England youth international forward Jake Moore

Ottawa Aces sign former England youth international forward Jake Moore

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Aces have signed former England youth international Jake Moore from Whitehaven RLFC. Moore joined the Wigan Warriors academy in 2014, spending three years with the club.
Forge FC coach Bobby Smyrniotis says lockdown beard is sticking around

Forge FC coach Bobby Smyrniotis says lockdown beard is sticking around

HAMILTON — Bobby Smyrniotis' beard is staying.
Former Wales star Rob Howley returns to rugby with Canadian national team

Former Wales star Rob Howley returns to rugby with Canadian national team

Rob Howley, a former star scrum half for Wales and the British and Irish Lions whose coaching career was derailed by a betting scandal, has returned to rugby as senior assistant coach for the Canadian national men's team.
Canadian international Quinn hopes to start conversation, help young trans folk

Canadian international Quinn hopes to start conversation, help young trans folk

There is only one name before Janine Beckie, Kadeisha Buchanan, Gabrielle Carle and the rest of the alphabetized Canadian women's soccer roster on the Canada Soccer website. Quinn. No first name. Just Quinn.

Toronto's Diez closes in on French Open berth with qualifying win over Eubanks

PARIS — Toronto's Steven Diez is one win away from a spot in the French Open men's main draw. Diez advanced to the final round of qualifying with a 6-2, 7-6 (5) win over Chris Eubanks of the United States on Wednesday.