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Woodbine's 2022 thoroughbred racing season is scheduled to open April 16

TORONTO, Kan. — Woodbine Ractrack's '22 thoroughbred season is scheduled to open April 16 and will again be highlighted by the $1-million Queen's Plate. Woodbine Entertainment unveiled the '22 schedule Friday that's slated to run through Dec. 11.

Montreal Alouettes sign Canadian defensive lineman Desjardins to a one-year deal

MONTREAL — The Montreal Alouettes signed Canadian defensive lineman Vincent Desjardins to a one-year deal Friday. The six-foot-one, 275-pound Desjardins spent the last two seasons with the Calgary Stampeders.

Saskatchewan Roughriders re-sign Canadian linebacker Justin Herdman-Reed

REGINA — The Saskatchewan Roughriders re-signed Canadian linebacker Justin Herdman-Reed on Friday. The six-foot, 235-pound Winnipeg native returns for a second season with Saskatchewan.
Medal hopeful Bloemen fades in men's 10,000; Jones loses 1st curling match at Games

Medal hopeful Bloemen fades in men's 10,000; Jones loses 1st curling match at Games

BEIJING — Ted-Jan Bloemen was on pace to medal halfway through his signature event. Then he started running out of gas.

Ottawa Redblacks re-sign veteran Canadian defensive back Pruneau

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Redblacks agreed to terms on a one-year extension with veteran Canadian Antoine Pruneau on Friday. Pruneau enters his eighth CFL season, all with Ottawa.

Toronto Argonauts sign American quarterback Chad Kelly

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts signed American quarterback Chad Kelly on Friday. Kelly, 27, is the nephew of Jim Kelly, the former quarterback of the NFL's Buffalo Bills and Pro Football Hall of Fame member.
From Zendaya to Schwarzenegger, celebs pack Super Bowl ads

From Zendaya to Schwarzenegger, celebs pack Super Bowl ads

Who is your favorite celebrity? Chances are, they’re in a Super Bowl ad this year. While Super Bowl ads usually feature a bevy of big names, this year, advertisers have gone even further.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers re-sign veteran safety Brandon Alexander

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers re-signed American safety Brandon Alexander to a two-year contract Friday. The six-foot, 180-pound Alexander returns for a fifth season with Winnipeg.
The Last Enforcer: Charles Oakley has plenty to say about the NBA

The Last Enforcer: Charles Oakley has plenty to say about the NBA

Charles Oakley made a career out of speaking his mind and backing it up. So the retired power forward has plenty to share in his new book "The Last Enforcer.
Usher performs classic hits at star-studded Chairman's Party

Usher performs classic hits at star-studded Chairman's Party

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Usher preached togetherness during “tumultuous times” while performing a series of his hits at an exclusive star-studded afterparty following the NFL Honors .
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