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Hernández 2 HRs as Ryu, Blue Jays improve to 5-0 vs Braves

Hernández 2 HRs as Ryu, Blue Jays improve to 5-0 vs Braves

ATLANTA (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit two homers and drove in three runs, Hyun Jin Ryu pitched seven sharp innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Atlanta 4-1 on a cold Wednesday night to continue their dominance of the Braves.
Oilers edge Canadiens 4-3 on Dominik Kahun's overtime winner

Oilers edge Canadiens 4-3 on Dominik Kahun's overtime winner

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens can start thinking about playoffs, while the Edmonton Oilers aren't quite there yet following a 4-3 overtime win Wednesday over the Habs.
Hockey Canada announces players invited to try out for women's Olympic team

Hockey Canada announces players invited to try out for women's Olympic team

CALGARY — Wanting to provide players with some certainty about the future after months without it, Hockey Canada named its roster of women invited to try out for the 2022 Olympic team.
Woodbine Entertainment CEO puts tentative June 5 start to '21 thoroughbred campaign

Woodbine Entertainment CEO puts tentative June 5 start to '21 thoroughbred campaign

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment is targeting June 5 as a potential opening day for its 2021 thoroughbred season. The campaign was slated to begin April 17 but was postponed indefinitely due to Ontario's lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Leafs, Habs will face off in long-awaited playoff rematch, Oilers will face Jets

Leafs, Habs will face off in long-awaited playoff rematch, Oilers will face Jets

The hype around the first playoff series in 42 years between the Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens doesn't appear to have made its way into Toronto's dressing room.
Edmonton forward Gloire Amanda one of three finalists for MAC Hermann Trophy

Edmonton forward Gloire Amanda one of three finalists for MAC Hermann Trophy

Edmonton forward Gloire Amanda is one of three finalists for the 2020-21 men's MAC Hermann Trophy, awarded annually to the top U.S. college soccer player.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov books meeting with Nadal in third round of Italian Open

Canadian Denis Shapovalov books meeting with Nadal in third round of Italian Open

ROME — Denis Shapovalov is headed for a meeting with Spanish legend Rafael Nadal in the third round of the Italian Open. The 13th-seeded Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont.
Kraken make first signing, ink Luke Henman to 3-year deal

Kraken make first signing, ink Luke Henman to 3-year deal

SEATTLE — The expansion Seattle Kraken signed the first player in franchise history Wednesday after agreeing to terms with free agent center Luke Henman on a three-year entry level contract.
Flames' Sean Monahan done for season with hip injury requiring surgery

Flames' Sean Monahan done for season with hip injury requiring surgery

Calgary Flames centre Sean Monahan will not play the remaining four games of the regular season and will undergo hip surgery next week. The 26-year-old had 10 goals and 18 assists and was minus-six in 50 games this season. "He did battle through it.
Former defensive lineman Klassen tackling retirement as he did opposing quarterbacks

Former defensive lineman Klassen tackling retirement as he did opposing quarterbacks

Timing is everything for Michael Klassen. The six-foot-five, 275-pound defensive lineman had the good fortune of ending his CFL career after the 2019 season before the COVID-19 pandemic put football on hold in Canada.