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Gonzalez homers as Rockies rally past Blue Jays 9-5 BASEBALL

DENVER — Troy Tulowitzki received a warm reception from the Coors Field fans. The Colorado Rockies weren't as welcoming to their former teammate. Carlos Gonzalez homered, Jon Gray tossed seven solid innings and the Rockies beat the Toronto...

Alone in 2012, Fournel glad to have company on Canadian Olympic paddling team OLYMPICS

MONTREAL — Emilie Fournel is glad to have some female company on Canada's paddling team at the 2016 Olympics. While Adam van Koeverden, Mark de Jonge and Mark...

Trevor Harris insurance policy paying early dividends for Redblacks CFL

OTTAWA — The Trevor Harris insurance policy is paying early dividends for the Ottawa Redblacks. Harris will make his first start as quarterback for Ottawa against...

Saskatoon city council approves motion to call bridge after Gordie Howe HOCKEY

 Saskatoon city council has voted in favour of naming one of its bridges after NHL legend Gordie Howe. Darren Hill tabled a motion Monday to have the Circle Drive South bridge named in honour of Howe, who was born in Saskatchewan. Howe...

Montreal Canadiens sign forward Andrew Shaw to new six-year contract MONTREAL CANADIENS

MONTREAL — Forward Andrew Shaw agreed to a six-year contact with the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night. Shaw scored 14 goals and registered 34 points in 78 games last season. He also was a standout during the playoffs, posting six points...

England out of Euro 2016, beaten by Iceland SOCCER

NICE, France — After voting to leave the European Union last week, the English left the soccer European Championship in similarly surprising fashion on Monday in what will go down as their most embarrassing loss in a generation. Iceland,...

Former Hart Trophy winner Eric Lindros finally gets Hall of Fame call HOCKEY

TORONTO — Eric Lindros will finally get his plaque in the Hockey Hall of Fame. The long-time Philadelphia Flyers captain was announced as one of four nominees for...

Don Cherry unhappy with Leafs picks, says Stamkos will sign if Leafs breaks bank

Don Cherry has an issue with the lack of Ontario-born hockey players selected by the Toronto Maple Leafs at this weekend's NHL draft. Cherry voiced his concerns with a post on his verified Twitter account on Sunday. Toronto drafted 11 players...

Canada's Raonic advances to second round of Wimbledon with win over Carreno Busta TENNIS

LONDON — Milos Raonic advanced to the second round of Wimbledon on Monday with a 7-6 (4), 6-2, 6-4 win over Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta. The sixth-seeded Canadian used his big serve to his advantage, firing 27 aces past Carreno Busta...

Sportsnet confirms Ron MacLean to replace George Stroumboulopoulos at HNIC

TORONTO — Ron MacLean is officially back as host of "Hockey Night in Canada," returning to the chair he occupied for nearly 30 years before being ousted in favour of music journalist and CBC talk show star George Stroumboulopoulos....

NHL teams' focus turns to 'Big Fish' in free agency: Stamkos NHL

BUFFALO, N.Y. — As team executives began gathering on the arena floor an hour before the start of the NHL draft's second round Saturday morning, a video highlighting...

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