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B.C. Lions GM Ed Hervey has plan for busy off-season

B.C. Lions GM Ed Hervey has plan for busy off-season

VANCOUVER — Tears welled in Wally Buono's eyes as he contemplated what it's meant to be part of the CFL for nearly half a century. The 68-year-old, who's seldom at a loss for words, took time to compose himself before answering. "Why me?" the B.C.
Oakland's Melvin, Atlanta's Snitker voted top managers

Oakland's Melvin, Atlanta's Snitker voted top managers

NEW YORK — Bob Melvin's job was a lot different as a rookie manager with Seattle in 2002, and even when he was voted Manager of the Year with Arizona in 2007 and Oakland in 2012.
Government spoke too soon on CHL employment issue, says players' lawyer

Government spoke too soon on CHL employment issue, says players' lawyer

TORONTO — A law firm representing major junior hockey players in a class-action lawsuit against the Canadian Hockey League says it wasn't given an opportunity to present its side before the Ontario government publicly threw its support behind the lea

NHL general managers discuss goalie concerns regarding smaller equipment

TORONTO — Certain members of the NHL's goalie fraternity have voiced their displeasure with the league's move to shrink chest protectors this season.
Roughriders QB Bridge wants CFL command centre to review head hits

Roughriders QB Bridge wants CFL command centre to review head hits

REGINA — Brandon Bridge is calling for change.

Pro wrestling legend Bret Hart says he'd be happy to rally the Stampeders

Never mind the Nature Boy. The Hitman would be up for rousing the football troops too.
Caps' Wilson has suspension cut to 14 games by arbitrator

Caps' Wilson has suspension cut to 14 games by arbitrator

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has had his 20-game suspension reduced to 14 by a neutral arbitrator and is eligible to play immediately. Wilson has already served 16 games of his suspension for an illegal check to the head of St.

Canada moves up two spots to No. 21 in world rugby rankings after Kenya victory

Canada has moved up two spots to No.21 in the world rugby rankings in the wake of its 65-19 win over Kenya at the World Cup repechage tournament in France. Kenya fell one spot to No. 29. Germany moved up three places to No.
In the Rings: Curling can be labour of love, even for sport's elite players

In the Rings: Curling can be labour of love, even for sport's elite players

Just months before an Olympic gold medal turned him into a household name in his home province, Brad Gushue's team was booking one-way tickets to cashspiels and hoping the earnings would cover the cost of the flight back home.
Cavalry FC takes Carleton's Gabriel Bitar first overall in CPL-U Sports draft

Cavalry FC takes Carleton's Gabriel Bitar first overall in CPL-U Sports draft

TORONTO — The Canadian Premier League took another step forward Tuesday with Carleton University forward Gabriel Bitar going first overall to Calgary's Cavalry FC in the CPL-U Sports draft.