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Hamilton Tiger-Cats sign quartet of Canadians they've taken in CFL draft

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed long-snapper Gordon Whyte, linebacker Jarek Richards, offensive lineman Joseph Bencze and defensive lineman Malcolm Campbell on Monday. All four players are Canadians who were drafted by Hamilton.
Athletics Canada CEO David Bedford facing complaint over his racy Twitter posts

Athletics Canada CEO David Bedford facing complaint over his racy Twitter posts

TORONTO — Athletics Canada CEO Dave Bedford, who's held numerous executive jobs in Canadian sport over more than four decades, is facing a complaint about his Twitter activity.
Canada captain Christine Sinclair's record scoring earns Best FIFA Special Award

Canada captain Christine Sinclair's record scoring earns Best FIFA Special Award

Honoured by FIFA for her goal-scoring exploits Monday, Canada captain Christine Sinclair confirmed she has more to do on and off the soccer pitch. The 38-year-old from Burnaby, B.C.
Bloemen, Dubreuil leads Canada's long-track speedskaters into Beijing

Bloemen, Dubreuil leads Canada's long-track speedskaters into Beijing

CALGARY — Olympic champion Ted-Jan Bloemen and world champion Laurent Dubreuil lead Canada's long-track speedskating team into Beijing's Winter Olympics next month.
Toronto Argonauts re-sign veterans Boris Bede, DaVaris Daniels

Toronto Argonauts re-sign veterans Boris Bede, DaVaris Daniels

TORONTO — The Toronto Argonauts re-signed national kicker/punter Boris Bede and American receiver DaVaris Daniels on Monday.
Canadian tight end Auclair hoping he can secure long-term NFL deal this off-season

Canadian tight end Auclair hoping he can secure long-term NFL deal this off-season

Once again, Antony Auclair heads into an NFL off-season somewhat unsure about his future. The Canadian tight end completed his first season with the Houston Texans after four years with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Canada's Stephanie Labbé misses out on Best FIFA Goalkeeper Award

Canada's Stephanie Labbé misses out on Best FIFA Goalkeeper Award

ZURICH — Chile's Christiane Endler was named The Best FIFA Women’s Goalkeeper on Monday, beating out Canada's Stephanie Labbé and Germany's Ann-Katrin Berger.

Calgary Stampeders re-sign defensive linemen Rose, Wiggan

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders signed defensive tackles Mike Rose and Derek Wiggan to two-year contract extensions Monday. Rose, an American, and Wiggan, a Canadian, were both slated to become CFL free agents next month.
Alberta Court of Appeal upholds sentence for man who killed Calgary Stampeder

Alberta Court of Appeal upholds sentence for man who killed Calgary Stampeder

CALGARY — The Alberta Court of Appeal has upheld the sentence of a man who killed a player with the Calgary Stampeders football team outside a nightclub.
Marchand, Fleury, Kucherov named NHL's three stars of the week

Marchand, Fleury, Kucherov named NHL's three stars of the week

NEW YORK — Boston Bruins left-wing Brad Marchand, Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and Tampa Bay Lightning right-wing Nikita Kucherov have been named the NHL’s three stars of the week.