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Jones recruits Birchard to play third at national curling championship

Jones recruits Birchard to play third at national curling championship

WINNIPEG — With third Kaitlyn Lawes bound for the Winter Olympics, Jennifer Jones has recruited Shannon Birchard to join her team at the upcoming Scotties Tournament of Hearts.
Ottawa Redblacks sign Hec Crighton Trophy winner Ilnicki to two-year deal

Ottawa Redblacks sign Hec Crighton Trophy winner Ilnicki to two-year deal

OTTAWA — Running back Ed Ilnicki, Canadian university football's outstanding player last season, signed a two-year deal with the Ottawa Redblacks on Tuesday. The five-foot-10, 220-pound native of Spruce Grove, Alta.
Following worldwide tour, Canadian Mike Weir returns to PGA Tour event

Following worldwide tour, Canadian Mike Weir returns to PGA Tour event

After spending the last year playing golf in such places as Italy, Morocco, Fiji, Australia, and South Africa, Canadian Mike Weir returns to the PGA Tour this week for the first time since last year’s RBC Canadian Open. Weir, of Brights Grove, Ont.
Despite doping scandals, Olympic fever grips Russian cinemas

Despite doping scandals, Olympic fever grips Russian cinemas

MOSCOW — Russia's going crazy for the Olympics. The 1972 Olympics.
Federer joins Djokovic, Sharapova in 2nd round in Australia

Federer joins Djokovic, Sharapova in 2nd round in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia — Roger Federer picked up where he left off at the last Australian Open on a day when Maria Sharapova, Angelique Kerber and Novak Djokovic ensured there were all kinds of successful comebacks.
Scores and Schedule

Scores and Schedule

Monday's Games NHL N.Y.
Monday's Games

Monday's Games

Monday's Games NHL N.Y.
John Tavares overtime hero as New York Islanders top Montreal Canadiens 5-4

John Tavares overtime hero as New York Islanders top Montreal Canadiens 5-4

MONTREAL — John Tavares got a second chance in overtime and made the most of it.
Reports: veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signs with Toronto Blue Jays

Reports: veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signs with Toronto Blue Jays

TORONTO — Veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night according to several media reports. Granderson reportedly agreed to a US$5 million contract pending a physical. The 36-year-old hit .
Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by doctor

Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by doctor

Simone Biles watched as her friends and former Olympic teammates came forward to detail abuse at the hands of a now-imprisoned former USA Gymnastics team doctor.