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Toronto FC fullback Richie Laryea earns new deal after impressive 2019 season

Toronto FC fullback Richie Laryea earns new deal after impressive 2019 season

TORONTO — Richie Laryea was at a crossroads after Orlando City declined his contract option in November 2018. Out of a job with a baby on the way, Laryea's future was uncertain. Then came the call from Toronto FC.
Canadian international Dan Moor, captain of Toronto Arrows, retires from rugby

Canadian international Dan Moor, captain of Toronto Arrows, retires from rugby

TORONTO — Winger Dan Moor made a splash in his debut for the Canadian rugby team, scoring a pair of tries in a 33-17 win over Uruguay in Americas Rugby Championship play on Feb. 6, 2016. Playing in the compact stadium at Langford, B.C.
Iginla headlines 2020 Hall class as 4th Black player elected

Iginla headlines 2020 Hall class as 4th Black player elected

Jarome Iginla headlines the Hockey Hall of Fame's class of 2020 after being elected Wednesday in his first year of eligibility. Iginla will be the fourth Black player inducted after Grant Fuhr, women's hockey pioneer Angela James and Willie O’Ree.
AP source: Rockies star Blackmon tests positive for virus

AP source: Rockies star Blackmon tests positive for virus

All-Star outfielder Charlie Blackmon of the Colorado Rockies has become the first Major League Baseball player known to have tested positive for the coronavirus.

Thunder sign Canadian guard Luguentz Dort to multi-year contract

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed Montreal native Luguentz Dort to a multi-year contract. The NBA team announced the signing on its website Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Calgary sets timelines, announces design, construction firms for Flames arena

Calgary sets timelines, announces design, construction firms for Flames arena

Calgary will start construction on an event centre that will be the new home of the NHL's Flames in August, 2021.
Pink Lloyd chasing record fourth straight win in Grade 3 Jacques Cartier Stakes

Pink Lloyd chasing record fourth straight win in Grade 3 Jacques Cartier Stakes

TORONTO — Another week, another chance at a milestone victory for trainer Robert Tiller.
Baseball's back: MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24

Baseball's back: MLB sets 60-game sked, opens July 23 or 24

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball issued a 60-game schedule Tuesday night that will start July 23 or 24 in empty ballparks as the sport tries to push ahead amid the coronavirus pandemic following months of acrimony.
Funds from cancelled Training Ground directed towards Canada's future Olympians

Funds from cancelled Training Ground directed towards Canada's future Olympians

The postponement of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games to 2021 has the potential to squeeze Canadian athletes preparing for 2024.
Canadian teen Fernandez back in action after strong start to season

Canadian teen Fernandez back in action after strong start to season

Riding high earlier this year after upset wins over some big-name WTA Tour stars, Canadian teenager Leylah Annie Fernandez appeared primed to take her game to the next level.