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Like father like son. Ticats QB Dane Evans happy to learn football's X's and O's

Like father like son. Ticats QB Dane Evans happy to learn football's X's and O's

HAMILTON — The son of a football coach, Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dane Evans got into the X's and O's himself last year — almost by accident.
Speedskater Laurent Dubreuil shatters Canadian record at World Cup stop in Calgary

Speedskater Laurent Dubreuil shatters Canadian record at World Cup stop in Calgary

CALGARY — Laurent Dubreuil didn’t just break Jeremy Wotherspoon's Canadian record, he shattered it. Dubreuil of Levis, Que., won gold in the men’s 500 metres in a track-record time of 33.
Vancouver, Whistler and First Nations to explore feasibility of 2030 Olympics bid

Vancouver, Whistler and First Nations to explore feasibility of 2030 Olympics bid

VANCOUVER — Four First Nations are looking to bring the Olympics back to B.C. — and make history in the process.

James, Radford overcome rough short program to finish fourth at Golden Spin in Zagreb

ZAGREB, Croatia — Canada's Vanessa James and Eric Radford moved up five spots to finish fourth in pairs competition at figure skating's Golden Spin of Zagreb on Friday.
Bedard aims to join Gretzky, Crosby in playing for Canadian junior hockey team at 16

Bedard aims to join Gretzky, Crosby in playing for Canadian junior hockey team at 16

CALGARY — The half-dozen who played for the Canadian junior men's hockey team at age 16 is sprinkled with names like Gretzky, Crosby and McDavid. Connor Bedard of North Vancouver, B.C., wants to join that group at selection camp in Calgary.
Blow for Tiger-Cats as star defensive lineman Ted Laurent treated for appendicitis

Blow for Tiger-Cats as star defensive lineman Ted Laurent treated for appendicitis

HAMILTON — Ted Laurent, a key cog in the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' defensive line, has undergone a procedure for appendicitis, the club confirmed Friday.
Ambrosie long on optimism, short on specifics in state of the league address

Ambrosie long on optimism, short on specifics in state of the league address

HAMILTON — CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie was again long on optimism and short on specifics Friday in his first state-of-the-league address since 2019. The CFL didn't play in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bettman: NHL continues to have 'real concerns' regarding Olympic participation

Bettman: NHL continues to have 'real concerns' regarding Olympic participation

MANALAPAN, Fla. — The NHL is putting the Olympic question squarely in the players' court.
Edmonton Stingers pro basketball team set to make Champions League Americas debut

Edmonton Stingers pro basketball team set to make Champions League Americas debut

The Edmonton Stingers flew to Nicaragua on Friday with one major goal in mind — to prove Canadian pro basketball is as good as any league in the Americas not named NBA.
Veteran Mike Miller continues to thrive as Winnipeg Blue Bombers special-teams ace

Veteran Mike Miller continues to thrive as Winnipeg Blue Bombers special-teams ace

HAMILTON — Mike Miller has brought a lot of attention to one of pro football's most unheralded jobs. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers fullback was the CFL's special-teams tackles leader this season with 25.