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January 10, 2019 2:14 AM Raptors adding to depth at guard with former Warrior Patrick McCaw

He would appear to be a solid fit for the Raptors, who can assume his minimum salary without any significant tax implications and who have a need for a promising backcourt player. Toronto waived guard Lorenzo Brown earlier this week and filling that hole with a proven NBA player makes sense, providing depth behind Kyle Lowry, Fred VanVleet, Norm Powell 10

January 7, 2019 12:18 AM Ukrainian Orthodox Christians formally break from Russia

He had signed the Tomos in a civil ceremony with Poroshenko on Saturday, and sanctified it in a mass on Sunday. The ceremony began before dawn, with priests chanting hymns under a single chandelier in St. George’s Cathedral. The cathedral was flooded with light as the patriarch blessed the new metropolitan, dressed in blue, white and gold vestments and a glittering 7

January 2, 2019 9:36 PM We’re signing trade deals. Now, we have to use them

Canadian exporters fixated on the U.S. market invoke the EU’s many languages (at least 47) and transportation issues as reasons for not vigorously tapping EU markets. And yet those same language “barriers” have not dissuaded Italian biscuit and French cheese exporters from ramping up their sales to Canada. And transportation challenges in an EU with an integrated 9

December 7, 2018 8:20 PM Leafs’ Nylander and Kapanen unhurt in minor car accident

Toronto Maple Leafs forwards William Nylander and Kasperi Kapanen were involved in a minor car accident near the club’s training facility in Etobicoke on Friday. “Confirming that William and Kasperi were involved in a minor collision near our practice facility this afternoon. There were no injuries,” the team’s director of media relations, Steve Keogh 17

December 3, 2018 4:42 PM York 9 FC makes Swedish striker Simon Adjei its first international signing

Simon Karlsson Adjei, a Swedish striker with Ghanaian roots, is York 9 FC’s first international signing. The 25-year-old has ties to York 9 head coach Jim Brennan, having played for him with Aurora FC in League 1 Ontario. Adjei had 19 goals in 19 games in 2016 to rank second in the league. “You just knew he’s got to go back to Europe. Obviously I kept a tab on him. We knew the CPL was coming 26

December 1, 2018 12:50 AM USMCA? CUSMA? What the new NAFTA is called depends on who’s talking

In official documents, they are calling it CUSMA, with Canada first. (“The legal name under Canadian law is CUSMA as Canada always comes first in treaties,” Freeland spokesperson Adam Austen said on Friday.) And in their own speeches, as Trudeau did in his own speech at the signing ceremony on Friday, they have simply been calling it “the new NAFTA 27

November 30, 2018 11:44 AM AMLO’s NAFTA chief aims for U.S. to lift steel duties this year

The governments of Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau were aiming to get Donald Trump to lift the steel tariffs before signing the accord, known as the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement, on the sidelines of a Group of 20 meeting in Argentina. That effort looks to have fallen short, and for Mexico talks will now pass to incoming 23

November 20, 2018 3:23 PM Jays prospect Conine admits ‘utmost embarrassment’ for failed drug test, won’t appeal

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Griffin Conine will not challenge a 50-game suspension he was handed on Monday after a failed drug test. Conine, 21, the son of former major-league outfielder Jeff Conine, will miss the first month and a half of the 2019 season after he tested positive for the banned stimulant ritalinic acid under the minor-league drug program 27

November 2, 2018 7:52 PM Pressure mounts on Tavares, Babcock and Dubas to produce with Leafs struggling

He started with 10 points, including six goals, in his first five games. No chance he was going to keep up that blistering pace. In his last five games, he has one goal and two assists, and against the Stars he just missed on a couple of spectacular chances. We know he saw coming to Toronto as the chance of a lifetime. Well, now he’s up to his hips in all that being 33

October 31, 2018 8:04 PM Cenovus sees Canadian crude bottlenecks easing in coming months

Cenovus Energy says the end may be in sight for the pipeline bottlenecks that have throttled Canadian crude prices. The near-record gap between Western Canadian and U.S. prices will start to ease in the coming months as large North American refineries return to normal operations and the movement of crude via rail ramps up, the Calgary-based oilsands 23