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Mark Casse-trained horse Soup and Sandwich faces major test in Grade 1 Florida Derby

Mark Casse-trained horse Soup and Sandwich faces major test in Grade 1 Florida Derby

Trainer Mark Casse is making a very bold ask of Soup and Sandwich. The unbeaten American-bred grey colt will chase a third consecutive victory Saturday in the Grade 1 Florida Derby over 1 1/8 miles at Gulfstream Park.
Canadian forward Adriana Leon on comeback trail after foot surgery

Canadian forward Adriana Leon on comeback trail after foot surgery

Moments after taking the field against the U.S. at the SheBelieves Cup last month, Canadian forward Adriana Leon felt something wrong. "I awkwardly twisted my foot and right away I knew something was wrong. But I played on," she said.
AP sources: NWHL adding 7th team by expanding to Montreal

AP sources: NWHL adding 7th team by expanding to Montreal

The National Women’s Hockey League is adding a seventh team by expanding into Montreal next season, two people with direct knowledge of the league’s board of governors’ approved plan told The Associated Press.
Alphonso Davies highlights young Canada squad for World Cup qualifiers

Alphonso Davies highlights young Canada squad for World Cup qualifiers

Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies highlights a young Canada squad for World Cup qualifiers against Bermuda and the Cayman Islands this week.
Fred VanVleet a fan of Raptors' historic all-female broadcast crew

Fred VanVleet a fan of Raptors' historic all-female broadcast crew

Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet is a fan of the all-female broadcast. The Raptors will have women in every on-air role for Wednesday's game versus the visiting Denver Nuggets -- the first all-female broadcast in NBA history.
Canada's Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos drops off UFC 260 card after contracting COVID-19

Canada's Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos drops off UFC 260 card after contracting COVID-19

Canadian strawweight Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos has had to drop off this weekend's UFC 260 card after contracting COVID-19. "Hey everyone. I've got some horrible news. I got COVID and my fight is off," Markos said in a video posted on social media.
With less than 3 weeks to go, a look at potential targets ahead of NHL trade deadline

With less than 3 weeks to go, a look at potential targets ahead of NHL trade deadline

An NHL season like no other could produce a trade deadline like no other.
Lowry scores twice as Winnipeg Jets down Vancouver Canucks 4-0

Lowry scores twice as Winnipeg Jets down Vancouver Canucks 4-0

VANCOUVER — Collecting his first shutout of the season Monday meant something big to Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck. “It means you’ve finally perfected a game," he said after the Jets topped the Vancouver Canucks 4-0.
Rockets end skid at 20, Wall has 1st triple-double since '16

Rockets end skid at 20, Wall has 1st triple-double since '16

HOUSTON — Stephen Silas walked off the court at halftime believing he'd seen a sign. Danuel House Jr. swished a 51-footer at the buzzer, sending the Rockets to the locker room on a high after 20 straight games of nothing but lows.
Laura Walker, Kirk Muyres set the pace at Canadian mixed doubles curling championship

Laura Walker, Kirk Muyres set the pace at Canadian mixed doubles curling championship

CALGARY — Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres improved to 5-0 at the Home Hardware Canadian mixed doubles curling championship with a 7-4 win over Briane Meilleur and Mark Nichols on Monday.