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August 9, 2018 1:38 PM Kawhi Leonard breaks silence but stays quiet on reasons for wanting out of San Antonio

Kawhi Leonard’s first public statement since being part of a blockbuster NBA trade last month is full of thanks but short on explanations. The newly-acquired Toronto Raptors forward thanked everyone imaginable in San Antonio in a statement given to the San Antonio Express-News on Thursday but did not expand on the reason for his departure from the Spurs 7

August 8, 2018 8:53 PM Browns’ Baker Mayfield spikes nerves as NFL spotlight awaits

CLEVELAND—Baker Mayfield played on a big stage at Oklahoma, so he’s not scared of stepping onto football’s biggest one. The Browns rookie quarterback — and perhaps their QB of the future — will make his NFL exhibition debut Thursday night as Cleveland visits the New York Giants in a game that will feature the top two overall picks in this year’s draft 12

August 7, 2018 2:14 PM Canada beats switzerland 10-0 in round-robin Hlinka Gretzky Cup

EDMONTON—Playing on Canadian ice for the first time since 1996 in what’s now called the Hlinka Gretzky Cup, Team Canada made it a memorable and lopsided homecoming at Rogers Place on Monday, opening with a 10-0 win over Team Switzerland. Canada, the defending champion and gold medallist in 21 of the 27 previous editions of the annual best-on-best under- 12

August 4, 2018 12:19 PM Thai boys rescued from cave leave Buddhist temple as novice monks

According Dr. Paul Auerbach of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University’s medical school, it’s possible that they might suffer withdrawal or perhaps post-traumatic stress disorder, which is characterized by symptoms that include insomnia, nightmares, hypervigilance, low mood, difficulty concentrating on schoolwork, flashbacks and avoidance 9

August 3, 2018 4:53 PM Influential coach Bev Priestman leaves Canada Soccer

Bev Priestman, a key coaching figure in Canadian women’s soccer, is leaving the program to become an assistant coach with the English women’s team. England’s Football Association said Priestman, an English native, will serve as head coach Phil Neville’s No. 2 with the Lionesses. Priestman’s many roles in Canada Soccer included director of the so-called 12

July 31, 2018 4:26 PM Gary Bettman says NHL wants cut of gambling action

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league wants a cut of gambling profits if its intellectual property, data or video from games are used. Bettman tells guest host Larry Lage in the latest episode of PodcastOne Sports Now those who want to conduct gambling business with NHL assets will need to negotiate. Ice Cube tips off talking about his BIG3 basketball 11

July 30, 2018 9:43 PM TFC’s Ayo Akinola has tough choice on international future

Akinola moved north of the border when he was one. His father still lives in Detroit, where he works at Detroit Metro Airport. The Akinola boys live with their mother in Brampton. Akinola was 14 when he started with the U.S. youth program, soon after joining the TFC academy. He got the call-up after a scout saw him in a 5-0 win over a New York Red Bulls 17

July 27, 2018 5:20 PM Former TFC captain Jim Brennan to serve as coach, vice-president of CPL’s York 9

Former Toronto FC captain Jim Brennan will coach York 9, the Toronto-area entry in the new Canadian Premier League (CPL). “Jimmy is one of our founders, a visionary and the obvious choice to be our head coach,” Preben Ganzhorn, president of York Sports & Entertainment, said in a statement. “His experience in soccer from his playing days and beyond makes 13

July 25, 2018 7:15 PM Buffalo Bills sign rookie QB Josh Allen to four-year deal

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y.—Now that quarterback Josh Allen is under contract, the big question remaining is how long it will be before the Buffalo Bills’ rookie first-round draft pick takes over the starting job. The Bills signed Allen to a four-year contract on Wednesday, a day before they open training camp in the Rochester suburbs. Allen is the heir-apparent 16

July 23, 2018 12:05 AM Tiger-Cats trade Johnny Manziel to Alouettes

Als starting QB Drew Willy suffered his second injury of the season in Saturday’s 25-8 loss against the Calgary Stampeders, leaving head coach Mike Sherman to run with third-stringer Matt Shiltz for three quarters of the game. Backup Jeff Mathews, who replaced Willy in a Week 4 start, is also out four to six weeks with an injured foot. Six weeks into the season 8