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November 18, 2018 3:47 AM Game Centre: Raptors take out frustrations on Bulls in Windy City

Missing Kawhi Leonard (rest), OG Anunoby (wrist), C.J. Miles (hip/groin) and Norm Powell (shoulder), Toronto toyed with the Bulls all night. Kyle Lowry tweaked his right leg/ankle late in the third quarter but finished with eight points, eight assists and seven rebounds, while Danny Green was a perfect 7-for-7 from the field for 17 points. Team officials 7

November 15, 2018 5:53 PM Thiem beats Nishikori to keep semifinal hopes alive

LONDON — Dominic Thiem kept alive his chances of reaching the last four at the ATP Finals — and helped out Roger Federer — with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Kei Nishikori on Thursday. Thiem, who lost both his previous matches at the season-ending tournament, had to win in straight sets to have any hope of advancing at the O2 Arena. Six-time champion Federer 7

November 13, 2018 5:08 PM Anderson thrashes Nishikori to be on verge of ATP semis

Anderson and Nishikori split their last two meetings and the Japanese player held a 5-3 career head-to-head, so a close match appeared to be on the cards. However, just as he did in his tournament-opening victory over Thiem on Sunday, Anderson started fast as an aggressive forehand into the corner earned him a 2-0 lead. As an increasingly frustrated 6

November 13, 2018 4:53 PM YouTube Superwoman Lilly Singh says she’s taking a break

The Toronto native, known by her nickname “Superwoman,” released a video telling her viewers she is “mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually exhausted” by the pressures of churning out YouTube content. Singh says with eight years under her belt as a YouTube creator she’s found it difficult to keep producing quality videos twice a week and publishing 7

November 13, 2018 6:25 AM Brooke Henderson won’t cut back on busy schedule as she chases top spot on LPGA Tour

“When I was on this year my game was really good. I did have some off weeks but generally my game is good and it’s getting better which is cool to think about.” Henderson said level of competition on the LPGA Tour has gotten tougher since she turned professional at 18. For example, Ariya Jutanugarn, currently the world No. 1, has finished in the top-10 in more than half the tournaments 13

November 12, 2018 6:56 PM Why the Thanksgiving TV episode is the very best kind of holiday special

There comes a time in the life of every major TV show when writers must give thanks for their show’s longevity and write a Thanksgiving episode. The Thanksgiving TV episode is a distinctly American TV tradition for a distinctly American holiday (it falls on Nov. 22 this year; Canadians, of course, celebrate Thanksgiving a month earlier). It’s not to be confused 9

November 9, 2018 6:43 PM A road map to Canadian pot-stock earnings

Four of Canada’s largest pot companies report earnings this week and while it’s too early for any post-legalization numbers, executive commentary should begin to divide the winners from the losers. Aurora Cannabis Inc. reports Monday, followed by Cronos Group Inc. on Tuesday morning, Tilray Inc. post-market Tuesday and Canopy Growth Corp. on Wednesday 21

November 8, 2018 8:01 PM Mayor of P.E.I. community maintains role into 2022, but reluctantly

There were no mayoral candidates in Monday’s province-wide municipal elections, so the provincial government simply appointed the outgoing mayor, Alcide Bernard, to a four-year term. Bernard had not run for re-election — he decided he had done his time, and he “wanted to leave the opportunity for others this time.” Wellington — with a population of 400 — is nestled 13

November 7, 2018 5:39 AM R.J. Barrett leads Duke rout over Kentucky in season opener

Kentucky trailed 11-8 when Duke scored the game’s next nine points in less than two minutes. Reddish hit another 3-pointer, Jones and Bolden hit layups and Barrett ended a fast break with a slam dunk to give Duke a 20-8 lead. When Barrett scored inside at 11:47, Duke had made 11 of its first 19 shots and six Blue Devils had scored to build a 27-10 lead. The Blue Devils 13

November 1, 2018 11:42 PM Roger Federer reaches Paris Masters quarter-finals

“He has a big serve and big game from back of the court. It’s just a very powerful style of tennis,” Djokovic said. “Tough to receive his missiles. You know, first serves are really, really fast, and he uses a lot of rotation and variation with his serve.” The fifth-seeded Cilic beat ninth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (5), 6-4, needing six set points to win the first 14