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Bo Bichette leads resilient Blue Jays past Braves again, 8-4

Bo Bichette leads resilient Blue Jays past Braves again, 8-4

ATLANTA (AP) — Bo Bichette hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the ninth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied yet again to beat Atlanta 8-4 on Thursday and sweep six games from the Braves this season. Atlanta outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr.
TFC has more options with players recovering from injury and influx of new talent

TFC has more options with players recovering from injury and influx of new talent

With the influx of several new players and Toronto FC's training room beginning to thin out, coach Chris Armas's options are growing. Fitting everyone in will be the challenge.
MacLeod says Ontario hasn't provided verbal approval of CFL's return-to-play plans

MacLeod says Ontario hasn't provided verbal approval of CFL's return-to-play plans

TORONTO — Lisa MacLeod, Ontario's Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, says the province hasn't verbally approved the CFL's return-to-play protocols and there's no timeline for it to do so.

Andreescu pulls out of tournament in Parma with 'continuing illness'

PARMA, Italy — Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week's event in Parma, Italy, with what the WTA Tour describes as "continuing illness.

Pac-12 picks MGM executive as next commissioner

The Pac-12 hired sports entertainment executive George Kliavkoff to be the conference's next commissioner on Thursday, replacing Larry Scott with a person with a similar resume short on college sports experience.
Supreme Court won't hear appeal from horse owners over derby dispute

Supreme Court won't hear appeal from horse owners over derby dispute

OTTAWA — The owners of a horse that was disqualified after initially winning the Canadian Derby more than three years ago might have run out of legal room to reclaim the title.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov drops marathon against Rafael Nadal at Italian Open

Canadian Denis Shapovalov drops marathon against Rafael Nadal at Italian Open

ROME — After four disappointing tournaments in a row, Denis Shapovalov fell just short of pulling off one of the biggest victories of his career on Thursday.

NHL announces playoff schedule, North Division series last to start

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens will open their first playoff series in 42 years May 20 at Scotiabank Arena.
Secret Cup women's tournament final games to be held in Calgary's Saddledome

Secret Cup women's tournament final games to be held in Calgary's Saddledome

CALGARY — The final three games of Canada's Secret Cup women's hockey tournament will be played in Calgary's NHL arena.
LAFC's Carlos Vela tops 2021 MLS salary scale with two Toronto FC players in top six

LAFC's Carlos Vela tops 2021 MLS salary scale with two Toronto FC players in top six

Toronto FC's Alejandro Pozuelo and Jozy Altidore rank fourth and sixth on the 2021 Major League Soccer salary scale, according to figures released Thursday by the MLS Players Association. Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela tops the list at US$6.