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Pitino outraged at NCAA penalties, Louisville will appeal

Pitino outraged at NCAA penalties, Louisville will appeal

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The NCAA didn't feel Louisville went far enough with its self-imposed sanctions following a sex scandal investigation, so the governing body Thursday handed down a few more. An outraged Rick Pitino feels the NCAA went too far.

Alberta judge certifies class action against Western Hockey League

CALGARY — An Alberta judge has ruled that a class-action lawsuit against the Western Hockey League may proceed, making it the second such case against a major junior league in Canada.

Canadian Brooke Henderson shoots 63, leads Meijer LPGA Classic

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Canadian Brooke Henderson shot an 8-under 63 on Thursday to top the star-packed leaderboard in the Meijer LPGA Classic. The 19-year-old from Smiths Falls, Ont.
Expansion draft helps Habs land skillful Jonathan Drouin from Tampa

Expansion draft helps Habs land skillful Jonathan Drouin from Tampa

MONTREAL — General manager Marc Bergevin couldn't pass up a chance to bring one of the most talented French-Canadian players in the league to the Montreal Canadiens.
The Latest: Hadwin matches record with 6 straight birdies

The Latest: Hadwin matches record with 6 straight birdies

ERIN, Wis. — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 6:12 p.m. Adam Hadwin has matched a U.S. Open record with six consecutive birdies. Hadwin's run started on the par-5 18th.

Canada's Andre De Grasse wins 100 metres at Bislett Games Diamond League meet

OSLO — Canada's Andre De Grasse sprinted to another Diamond League victory, winning the 100 metres at the Bislett Games on Thursday. The 22-year-old from Markham, Ont., was slow out of the blocks but breezed past the field to cross in 10.
Canucks sign D Erik Gudbranson to one-year contract extension worth US$3.5M

Canucks sign D Erik Gudbranson to one-year contract extension worth US$3.5M

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks have signed defenceman Erik Gudbranson to a one-year contract extension worth US$3.5 million, the club announced Thursday. The 25-year-old was set to become a restricted free agent on July 1.
Canadian soccer star Cyle Larin arrested for drunk driving in Florida

Canadian soccer star Cyle Larin arrested for drunk driving in Florida

Canadian international Cyle Larin, a young MLS forward seen destined for European soccer glory, instead found himself in jail Thursday after being arrested on a drunk-driving charge. The Orlando City SC striker was stopped around 2:30 a.m.

Three Canadians among two dozen vying for spot on Raptors' summer league roster

TORONTO — John Jenkins touched down in Toronto at 1 a.m. Thursday, and was at the Raptors' practice facility for what was essentially another NBA job interview just seven hours later.
A look at some CFL players new to their teams who could make an impact in 2017

A look at some CFL players new to their teams who could make an impact in 2017

It wouldn't be a CFL off-season without a number of players changing teams or joining the league for the first time. The Canadian Press takes a look a few who could make a difference in 2017: Chris Williams, B.C.