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Approval from Public Health Agency of Canada crucial for CFL quest for fed money

Approval from Public Health Agency of Canada crucial for CFL quest for fed money

TORONTO — The CFL's quest for federal funding in order to stage an abbreviated season received a huge boost Friday.
Flyers looking good in expanded playoffs, but Vigneault fine with 16-team format

Flyers looking good in expanded playoffs, but Vigneault fine with 16-team format

TORONTO — The Philadelphia Flyers have looked right at home playing in the NHL's expanded 24-team playoff format, but head coach Alain Vigneault isn't big on the idea of doing it for more than one season.

Islanders advance with 5-1 win over Panthers

TORONTO — The New York Islanders like to rely on defenceman Ryan Pulock's blistering point shot to help generate offence .
Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd to fight Jessy Miele in Bellator 244 co-main event

Canadian Julia (The Jewel) Budd to fight Jessy Miele in Bellator 244 co-main event

Canadian featherweight Julia (The Jewel) Budd will face Jessy (The Widowmaker) Miele on Aug. 21 in the co-main event of Bellator 244. It's the first fight for the 37-year-old from Port Moody, B.C.
Four potential buyers checking out the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack

Four potential buyers checking out the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack

TORONTO — Two new potential buyers are kicking the tires of the cash-strapped Toronto Wolfpack, bringing the number of interested parties to four.
Ottawa Aces add twin brothers Jay and Ted Chapelhow to rugby league roster

Ottawa Aces add twin brothers Jay and Ted Chapelhow to rugby league roster

OTTAWA — The Ottawa Aces have signed twin props Ted and James (Jay) Chapelhow. The 24-year-old brothers join the fledgling rugby league team from their hometown Widnes Vikings.
Former Toronto FC forward Mo Babouli finds new home with CPL's Forge FC

Former Toronto FC forward Mo Babouli finds new home with CPL's Forge FC

Three years after being discarded by Toronto FC, forward Mo Babouli has found a new home with Hamilton's Forge FC.
Canadian international Jonathan David has verbal agreement to join France's Lille

Canadian international Jonathan David has verbal agreement to join France's Lille

Canadian forward Jonathan David has a verbal agreement to join France's Lille for a Canadian-record transfer fee of 30 million euros ($47.3 million), according to a source with knowledge of the deal.

Raptors guard/forward McCaw to leave NBA bubble for treatment for mass on knee

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Toronto Raptors will be without guard/forward Patrick McCaw for the foreseeable future as he seeks treatment for a reoccurrence of a benign mass on the back of his left knee.
MLS is Back Tournament winner to collect at least US$300,000 in prize money

MLS is Back Tournament winner to collect at least US$300,000 in prize money

Either the Portland Timbers or Orlando City SC will leave the MLS is Back Tournament with US$328,000 in prize money. The tournament winner earns $300,000 and a berth in the CONCACAF Champions League.