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January 10, 2019 6:48 PM Vancouver Island centre back Callum Montgomery could go high in MLS SuperDraft

After sending out a flood of emails to universities, the defender from Lantzville, B.C., didn’t get much of a response other than local U.S. options like the University of Washington and Seattle University. While he impressed at a Stanford University ID camp, his grades weren’t good enough. But a connection was made. Stanford coach Jeremy Gunn, a former 10

January 9, 2019 7:37 PM Hale County This Morning, This Evening is an extraordinary film about ordinary lives

Making its Toronto premiere, this is one of the most fascinating docs of the past year. It won a Special Jury Award for Creative Vision at Sundance 2018, where it had its world premiere. Ross travels to the Black Belt of the American South — a rural enclave of nearly 15,760 people, and a racial makeup that was once mostly white but is now 60 per cent Black 11

January 8, 2019 11:10 PM Hey Vince Carter, nice to see you again. Welcome home

The last time Vince Carter was a Toronto Raptor YouTube hadn’t been invented yet, among other things, which is a little like Dorothy Parker existing before Twitter. On Tuesday, Vince returned to Toronto again, on a seventh different team since he left his greatest and only enduring NBA home. He is 41 years old, all of a sudden. Is this the last time he comes 12

January 7, 2019 11:06 PM Bears kicker’s deflating field-goal miss ruled a block

Eagles coach Doug Pederson on Monday praised Hester, who began the season on the practice squad, for having “a big hand in the game” and the team posted on Twitter it was the first blocked field goal in the franchise’s post-season history. The Eagles took a one-point lead when Nick Foles threw a two-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate with 56 seconds 7

January 5, 2019 10:00 PM Mikaela Shiffrin wins her seventh World Cup slalom in a row

She was challenged by a furious final run by Vlhova, who posted the fastest second-run time on a course set by her coach, Livio Magoni. The Slovakian is the only skier beside Shiffrin to have won a women’s World Cup slalom since the start of last season. Carrying a lead of 1.34 over Vlhova from the opening run, Shiffrin started fast in her final run but briefly 13

January 2, 2019 7:51 PM Canadian speedskater Isabelle Weidemann catches up to world’s elite

CALGARY—Isabelle Weidemann has hit her stride, literally and figuratively, in long-track speedskating. Currently ranked No. 1 in the world in distance racing, the 23-year-old from Ottawa points to last February’s Winter Olympics as her defining moment of 2018. Weidemann placed sixth in the 5,000 metres and seventh in the 3,000 in her first Olympic Games 8

January 2, 2019 3:36 AM Game Centre: Kawhi Leonard’s career-best 45 points lift Raptors over Jazz

Leonard was frustrated with the non-calls in that game, a night that eventually led to a fine for Raptors coach Nick Nurse for publicly defending his best player. It was a similar story in the first half of Toronto’s first game of the new year. While Leonard went into the break with a team-high 15 points, his frustration with a lack of calls was apparent 8

January 1, 2019 5:55 AM Jets end 2018 with victory over Oilers

Lemieux scored a pair, including the game winner, as the Winnipeg Jets ended 2018 on an upbeat note by defeating the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 on Monday. Lemieux, the 22-year-old son of former former NHLer Claude Lemieux, had previously scored just two goals in 31 career games. “It felt great, it’s good to be a difference-maker,” Lemieux said. “I thought our line played 13

December 30, 2018 2:55 AM Game Centre: Listless Maple Leafs schooled by Islanders in rout

They were at 42 points exactly a year ago with him; they were at exactly 42 points this year, without him, before picking up two here. Slick soph Barzal has picked up much of the slack, leading the squad in points yet putting up only seven goals. Until he got to Toronto: Goal No. 8, No. 9, No. 10. Deflection through the pegs put Islanders up 2-0, redirection 15

December 29, 2018 11:45 PM Wizards’ John Wall likely to have heel surgery, out at least six months

Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has been told he needs surgery to address bone spurs in his left heel, a procedure that would keep the five-time all-star sidelined for at least six months. Wizards coach Scott Brooks said it is “likely” Wall will have the surgery, though the team’s medical staff was still collecting information and going through 10