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Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canada's Lance Stroll finishes third

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 2:06pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:45pm

BAKU, Azerbaijan — Canadian Lance Stroll wrote his name in Formula One's history books — and made countryman Jacques Villeneuve eat his words — all in the same race.


Van der Merwe makes Canada rugby history but still rues 28-28 draw with U.S.

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 1:52pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:15pm

TORONTO — After hobbling into the post-game interview room, co-captain DTH van der Merwe took little pleasure in making Canadian rugby history in a 28-28 tie with the United...

Erin Andrews, ex-NHL player Jarret Stoll marry in Montana

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 12:45pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 1:15pm

NEW YORK — Sportscaster Erin Andrews and former NHL player Jarret Stoll have tied the knot.

Publicists for Andrews confirm that the 39-year-old Fox Sports sideline...

U.S. coach helps out Toronto FC, leaving Altidore and Bradley more club time

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 12:21pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

TORONTO — Bruce Arena has given Toronto FC a helping hand in its Major League Soccer campaign.

The U.S. national team coach opted not to pluck captain Michael Bradley...

Gordon Johnston leads Canada past India 3-2 and 2018 World Cup berth

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 9:30am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 10:00am

LONDON — Gordon Johnston scored twice, including the game-winner on a backhand shot in the 44th minute, as Canada rallied from a 2-1 deficit in the second half and beat sixth-...

Flames make biggest splash among Canadian teams (again) on draft weekend

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 8:50am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 11:15am

CHICAGO — The draft weekend splash is becoming an annual Calgary Flames tradition.

For the third straight June, Flames general manager Brad Treliving swung a big deal at...

Whyte boots winning field goal as Edmonton Eskimos stun B.C. Lions 30-27

By The Canadian Press June 25, 2017 - 1:03am Updated: June 25, 2017 - 1:45am

VANCOUVER — The Edmonton Eskimos kept a play in their back pocket all night, waiting for the right time.

Moments after the B.C. Lions had tied the score late in the...

Saturday's Games

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 11:54pm Updated: June 25, 2017 - 12:15am

Saturday's Games


Edmonton 30 B.C. 27



American League

Kansas City 3 Toronto 2

Texas 8 N.Y. Yankees 1


Minnesota rallies for 2-2 draw with Whitecaps

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 9:53pm Updated: June 24, 2017 - 10:15pm

MINNEAPOLIS — Francisco Calvo and Jerome Thiesson scored second-half goals and Minnesota United rallied for a 2-2 draw with the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.


Federico Higuain scores twice, Crew beat Impact 4-1

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 9:12pm Updated: June 24, 2017 - 9:45pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Federico Higuain scored two more goals and the Columbus Crew beat the Montreal Impact 4-1 on Saturday night.

Higuain has five goals in his last four MLS...

Canada rues missed opportunities in tie with U.S. in Rugby World Cup qualifier

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 4:32pm Updated: June 24, 2017 - 4:45pm

HAMILTON — Canada heads into the return leg of its Rugby World Cup qualifier with the U.S. on even terms but rueing missed opportunities after a wild and woolly 28-28 tie...

Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

By The Canadian Press June 24, 2017 - 4:18pm Updated: June 24, 2017 - 4:30pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jason Vargas missed most of last season after having elbow surgery in 2015. This year he is a candidate to be the AL All-Star Game starter.