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Van Buskirk finally overcomes injuries to run to Tokyo Olympic standard in 5,000

LOS ANGELES — Kate Van Buskirk became the latest Canadian to race under the Tokyo Olympic standard. The Toronto native shaved 16 seconds off her personal best to run 14 minutes 59.

Scoreboard for Saturday May 15, 2021

Saturday's Games (All Times Eastern) NHL Regular Season Vancouver 4 Edmonton 1 Playoffs, Round 1 Washington 3 Boston 2 (Capitals lead series 1-0) --- AHL Hershey 3 Binghamton 2 Toronto 3 Laval 2 (OT) Bakersfield 3 Henderson 2 Belleville 3 Manitoba 2
Phillies star Harper exits with sore shoulder, Jays win 4-0

Phillies star Harper exits with sore shoulder, Jays win 4-0

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. homered and five Toronto pitchers combined on a six-hitter to beat Philadelphia 4-0 Saturday night in a game when Phillies star Bryce Harper exited early with right shoulder soreness.
Late stoppage time goal sinks CF Montreal 1-0 in front of noisy Atlanta crowd

Late stoppage time goal sinks CF Montreal 1-0 in front of noisy Atlanta crowd

ATLANTA — CF Montreal suffered a last-second 1-0 defeat at the hands of Atlanta United FC in front of an imposing crowd of 40,116 fans at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday night.
Nic Dowd scores in OT, Capitals beat Bruins 3-2 in Game 1

Nic Dowd scores in OT, Capitals beat Bruins 3-2 in Game 1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nic Dowd deflected in T.J. Oshie's shot from the blue line 4:41 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday night in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series.
Toronto Arrows defeat Houston SaberCats 19-10 in Major League Rugby play

Toronto Arrows defeat Houston SaberCats 19-10 in Major League Rugby play

HOUSTON — The Toronto Arrows survived a stubborn Houston defence to defeat the SaberCats 19-10 in Major League Rugby play Saturday night. The Arrows dominated the first half but only led 12-3 at the half thanks to some hard-nosed Houston defending.
Big third period lifts Vancouver Canucks to 4-1 victory over Edmonton Oilers

Big third period lifts Vancouver Canucks to 4-1 victory over Edmonton Oilers

EDMONTON — Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko added to an already deep collection of highlight reel-worthy saves on Saturday.
Rinus VeeKay becomes IndyCar's newest first-time winner

Rinus VeeKay becomes IndyCar's newest first-time winner

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rinus VeeKay continued IndyCar's youth movement Saturday by scoring his first career victory with a win on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
New York City FC irate at referee after Toronto FC rallies for a 1-1 draw

New York City FC irate at referee after Toronto FC rallies for a 1-1 draw

NEW YORK — Thanks to Jacob Shaffelburg's first MLS goal, Toronto FC left Yankee Stadium with a point after a 1-1 draw Saturday. New York City FC was left fuming, believing the tying goal should have been called back for a foul.

Riech lower his Paralympic world record in 1,500; Lakatos races to pair of victories

Canada's Nate Riech shaved nearly two seconds off his Paralympic world record in the men's 1,500 metres at the Azusa Pacific Last Chance track and field meet in Azusa, Calif.