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Toronto FC defeats Columbus Crew SC 4-2 in MLS pre-season ame

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Brazil's Auro scored the winner from the penalty spot in the 64th minute Thursday as Toronto FC beat Columbus Crew SC 4-2 in an MLS pre-season game.
COVID hits MLB opening day; positive tests scrap Mets-Nats

COVID hits MLB opening day; positive tests scrap Mets-Nats

WASHINGTON — In case anyone thought, or at least hoped, the new baseball season would go off without a coronavirus-related hitch, there was bad news on opening day: The Washington Nationals' game against the New York Mets was postponed Thursday after
Blue Jays beat Yankees 3-2 in 10th inning as fans return

Blue Jays beat Yankees 3-2 in 10th inning as fans return

NEW YORK — Julian Merryweather had to get used to fans in the stands, having debuted last summer in an empty ballpark. He was surprised the 10th inning started with a runner on second. No matter.
Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams retiring after 33-year run

Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams retiring after 33-year run

Roy Williams has a Hall of Fame resume filled with more than 900 wins and three national championships in a career leading two of of the most storied programs in college basketball.

Canucks have games postponed through April 6 due to COVID-19 protocol

The Vancouver Canucks have had their games postponed through April 6.
Woodbine CEO 'cautiously optimistic' '21 thoroughbred season will open on time

Woodbine CEO 'cautiously optimistic' '21 thoroughbred season will open on time

TORONTO — Jim Lawson isn't giving up on Woodbine's thoroughbred racing season starting on time. On Thursday, the Ontario government announced the province will go into a four-week, provincewide shutdown Saturday due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadian RB Chuba Hubbard produces solid workout at Oklahoma State Cowboys pro day

Canadian RB Chuba Hubbard produces solid workout at Oklahoma State Cowboys pro day

Canadian running Chuba Hubbard is obviously over the ankle injury that hampered his final season at Oklahoma State University. After rushing for 2,094 yards (6.4-yard average) and 21 TDs in 2019 — the most in U.S.
Montreal Alouttes embrace possibility of NFL games being played in CFL team's city

Montreal Alouttes embrace possibility of NFL games being played in CFL team's city

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes are embracing the possibility of NFL games being played in their city, while the operators of Regina's Mosaic Stadium are leaving the door open to the scenario as well.
Cyle Larin, Jessie Fleming named Canada Soccer players of the month for March

Cyle Larin, Jessie Fleming named Canada Soccer players of the month for March

Cyle Larin and Jessie Fleming have been named Canada Soccer’s players of the month for March. Larin was on target four times in Canada's World Cup qualifying wins over Bermuda and the Cayman Islands.
Michigan's Juwan Howard named AP college coach of the year

Michigan's Juwan Howard named AP college coach of the year

Michigan's decision to hire Juwan Howard raised a few eyebrows. The former member of the Fab Five certainly had the coaching chops after spending six years as an assistant with the NBA's Miami Heat.