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Canadian snowboarder Toutant says he "broke some ribs" at X Games

Canadian snowboarder Toutant says he "broke some ribs" at X Games

Canadian snowboarder Sebastien Toutant says he "broke some ribs" at the X Games in Aspen over the weekend but is already looking forward to a quick return to the sport.
Rautins: Calling Raptors in wake of Bryant death "was a hard one"

Rautins: Calling Raptors in wake of Bryant death "was a hard one"

TORONTO — Somewhere tucked away in Leo Rautins' house is the box score from the Toronto Raptors' loss to Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers from 2006.
Raptors all-star Siakam named week's top Eastern Conference player

Raptors all-star Siakam named week's top Eastern Conference player

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam has been named the NBA's Eastern Conference player of the week. Siakam earned the honour for the second time this season after averaging team highs of 23.5 points and 9.0 rebounds while shooting .
Whitecaps continue to build attack by signing winger David Milinkovic

Whitecaps continue to build attack by signing winger David Milinkovic

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps have acquired winger David Milinkovic on a one-year loan with an option to purchase from English Championship side Hull City.
Ottawa 67's boss Andre Tourigny gets call to coach Canada's junior team

Ottawa 67's boss Andre Tourigny gets call to coach Canada's junior team

CALGARY — After serving as an assistant coach this year for Canada's gold medal-winning team, Andre Tourigny has earned a promotion for the 2021 world junior hockey championship. The native of Nicolet, Que.
Italian town where Bryant played as a kid mourns - again

Italian town where Bryant played as a kid mourns - again

ROME — For a city already familiar with losing a basketball hero, Kobe Bryant’s death made a particularly strong impact in the Italian town of Rieti.
Lawson feels time is now for single-event sports wagering in Canada

Lawson feels time is now for single-event sports wagering in Canada

TORONTO — Jim Lawson firmly believes the time is now for single-event sports wagering in Canada. The issue gained some traction during last fall's federal election, however single-event betting remains illegal.
Calgary sport school that grooms Olympic champions threatened with shutdown

Calgary sport school that grooms Olympic champions threatened with shutdown

CALGARY — The National Sport School in Calgary that produces Olympic and Paralympic champions faces possible closure after a quarter century.
Underdog St. Kitts preparing for Canada at CONCACAF Olympic soccer qualifier

Underdog St. Kitts preparing for Canada at CONCACAF Olympic soccer qualifier

Coach Jene Baclawski had been on the job just a week with her St. Kitts and Nevis team before Caribbean Olympic qualifying started in late September.
Music stars pay tribute to Kobe Bryant at Grammys award show

Music stars pay tribute to Kobe Bryant at Grammys award show

LOS ANGELES — From the red carpet to the main stage, sadness loomed over music’s biggest night Sunday at the arena in downtown Los Angeles where Kobe Bryant played for 20 years for the city's NBA team.