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  • Perry Wallace, first Black varsity basketball player in SEC, dies at 69

    December 2, 2017 4:36 PM 10

    Perry Wallace, who broke down a racial barrier by becoming the first Black varsity basketball player in the Southeastern Conference, has died. He was 69. Wallace’s death was announced Friday by Vanderbilt University, where Wallace became an all-SEC player and remains among the Commodores’ all-time rebounding leaders. Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos

  • Game preview: Maple Leafs at Vancouver Canucks

    December 2, 2017 12:00 PM 9

    The Canucks’ Brock Boeser leads the team in scoring, with 11 goals and 11 assists heading into play Thursday. While the Sedin twins are usually the straws that stir Vancouver’s drink, this season it’s right winger Brock Boeser who’s been keeping the Canucks going most nights. He leads the team in scoring, with 11 goals and 11 assists (as of Thursday

  • Bench backs up DeRozan in Raptors' win over Pacers

    December 2, 2017 3:13 AM 10

    Poeltl a perfect 8-for-8 from the field while scoring a career-high 18 points. The third quarter came and went with nary a calamity occurring, and it was as if DeMar DeRozan wanted to make some mythical curse disappear himself. DeRozan scored six points in the first 2 ½ minutes of the second half and dished off a pair of assists on two other Toronto

  • Leafs’ goalie Frederik Andersen among NHL 3 stars for November

    December 1, 2017 9:11 PM 10

    Andersen went 9-2-1 with a 2.14 goals-against average, .938 save percentage and two shutouts in the month. He joins Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon and St. Louis’ Brayden Schenn as the November three stars while Vancouver’s Brock Boeser was named the rookie of the month. NEW YORK—Colorado centre Nathan MacKinnon, Toronto goaltender Frederik Andersen and St. Louis

  • World Cup draw: Portugal, Spain to meet in group stage

    December 1, 2017 4:11 PM 8

    Countries haven't played each other since 2012 European Championship Portugal and Spain will meet in the group stage at next year's World Cup. The rivals will play in Sochi on June 15, the second day of the tournament. The two countries haven't played since meeting in the semifinals of the 2012 European Championship, when eventual champion Spain won on penalties

  • Canada's Gagnon injured after crashing during World Cup training in Lake Louise

    November 30, 2017 9:37 PM 9

    27-year-old Quebecer hurts shoulder after crashing into netting near finish line Canada's Marie-Michele Gagnon suffered a shoulder injury Thursday and had to be removed from the course on a rescue sled after crashing during training for the season-opening women's World Cup downhill in Lake Louise. Gagnon, 27, of Lac-Etchemin, Que., was just four hundredths

  • Devils acquire defenceman Vatanen from Ducks for Henrique, Blandisi

    November 30, 2017 4:45 PM 8

    NEWARK, N.J.—The New Jersey Devils have acquired defenceman Sami Vatanen from the Anaheim Ducks for centre Adam Henrique and forward Joseph Blandisi. The teams announced the deal Thursday. New Jersey gets a conditional 2019 or 2020 third-round pick along with Vatanen and sent a 2018 third-round pick to Anaheim. Vatanen, who has a goal and three assists

  • Watch Canada compete in rugby 7s from Dubai

    November 30, 2017 2:33 AM 8

    Men's, women's teams playing in World Rugby Sevens Series opener Click on the video player above to watch live action from the World Rugby Sevens Series opener in Dubai. Canada's women's team opened with a 19-0 win over Spain and followed up by defeating Ireland 31-0. Canada's next match is against Fiji on Thursday at 9:15 a.m. ET. Toronto's Ghislaine

  • Blue Jays to honour former pitcher Roy Halladay in ceremony at 2018 home opener

    November 29, 2017 8:19 PM 11

    The Toronto Blue Jays will honour the life and career of former star pitcher Roy Halladay in a pre-game ceremony before their 2018 home opener. The Blue Jays said details of the ceremony, as well as additional honours in Halladay’s memory, will be made available in the coming months. Halladay died Nov. 7 at age 40 when the private plane he was piloting

  • Four U.S. cities are finalists for two MLS expansion clubs

    November 29, 2017 6:35 PM 10

    Major League Soccer announced that Cincinnati; Detroit; Nashville, Tennessee; and Sacramento, California, are in the running. MLS announced Wednesday that Cincinnati; Detroit; Nashville, Tennessee; and Sacramento, California, are finalists for two expansion clubs. Owners and officials representing the expansion markets will make presentations to MLS Commissioner