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Alouettes in town as Bombers look to start season 10-0 for the first time since 1960

Alouettes in town as Bombers look to start season 10-0 for the first time since 1960

WINNIPEG — Zach Collaros admits he’s got to brush up on his Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ history, even though he’s aware the team is on the cusp of tying a club record.

Canadian women two-for-two, winning 3x3 basketball series stop in Bucharest

BUCHAREST, Romania — Canada's women's 3x3 basketball team went undefeated through five games to claim the FIBA Women's Series Bucharest event on Friday.
Canadian Rourke leads B.C. Lions into Calgary to face Stamps in intriguing matchup

Canadian Rourke leads B.C. Lions into Calgary to face Stamps in intriguing matchup

Nathan Rourke and the B.C. Lions will get to know the Calgary Stampeders very well over the next few weeks. B.C. (6-1) visits Calgary (5-2) on Saturday night in the first of three meetings between the conference rivals.
Morreale: CEBL's championship weekend caps another successful CEBL season

Morreale: CEBL's championship weekend caps another successful CEBL season

OTTAWA — Mike Morreale says people thought he was crazy when he became commissioner and chief executive officer of the fledgling Canadian Elite Basketball League four years ago. Now he can't imagine Canada's basketball landscape without it.
City of North Bay to dedicate field in honour of Blue Bombers head coach O'Shea

City of North Bay to dedicate field in honour of Blue Bombers head coach O'Shea

He's a six-time Grey Cup champion and member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. But on Saturday, he'll merely be known as Mike O'Shea from North Bay, Ont.
Edmonton's Marco Arop breaks Canadian record in 1,000 metres at Diamond League meet

Edmonton's Marco Arop breaks Canadian record in 1,000 metres at Diamond League meet

MONACO — Marco Arop shattered the Canadian record in the 1,000 metres en route to a second-place finish at the Herculis Diamond League meet on Wednesday.
Forward Mo Babouli returns to CPL, signs with York United through 2024

Forward Mo Babouli returns to CPL, signs with York United through 2024

TORONTO — York United FC of the Canadian Premier League has signed former Toronto and Forge FC forward Mo Babouli through the end of 2024. The 29-year-old Babouli, who was born in Syria but came to Mississauga, Ont.
Canadian forward Tyler Pasher finds a new MLS home with the New York Red Bulls

Canadian forward Tyler Pasher finds a new MLS home with the New York Red Bulls

HARRISON, N.J. — Less than a week after being waived by the Houston Dynamo, Canadian international forward Tyler Pasher has landed with the New York Red Bulls. The 28-year-old from Elmira, Ont.
Given a clean bill of health, Akinola waits his turn in star-studded Toronto attack

Given a clean bill of health, Akinola waits his turn in star-studded Toronto attack

TORONTO — Ayo Akinola learned all about patience in the long months spent rehabbing the injured anterior cruciate ligament in his knee.
Serena's Legacy: Plenty of wins, plenty of stands on issues

Serena's Legacy: Plenty of wins, plenty of stands on issues

A couple of days before Serena Williams claimed the 22nd of her 23 Grand Slam singles titles at Wimbledon in 2016 , she was asked what she makes of it when people refer to her as one of history's greatest female athletes.