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Nurse not worried after Bulls beat Raptors 105-91 after Toronto's lengthy travel

Nurse not worried after Bulls beat Raptors 105-91 after Toronto's lengthy travel

TORONTO — Nick Nurse doesn't think that all the miles his Raptors have travelled during training camp will stop his players from adequately preparing for their NBA title defence. A whirlwind tour saw the Raptors assemble in Toronto on Sept.

Alexa Gray leads Canada to bronze at NORCECA women's continental championship

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Alexa Gray had 21 points to lead Canada to a 3-0 win over Puerto Rico on Sunday to win bronze at the NORCECA women's volleyball continental championship.

Toronto Wolfpack back Nick Rawsthorne signs with Hull Kingston Rovers

HULL, England — Toronto Wolfpack back Nick Rawsthorne has joined Hull Kingston Rovers on a two-year deal.
Simone Biles sets medal record at gymnastics worlds

Simone Biles sets medal record at gymnastics worlds

STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles broke the all-time record for most medals by any gymnast at the world championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise Sunday.

Canadian ice dancers Lajoie, Lagha finish fourth at Finlandia Open

ESPOO, Finland — World junior champions Marjorie Lajoie Boucherville, Que., and Zachary Lagha of Saint-Hubert, Que., placed fourth in ice dancing on Sunday at the Finlandia Open figure skating competition.
Fighters with Vancouver ties enjoy banner day on One Championship cards

Fighters with Vancouver ties enjoy banner day on One Championship cards

TOKYO — Vancouver-born (Unstoppable) Angela Lee and Vancouver-based bantamweight Bibiano (The Flash) Fernandes both successfully defended their One Championship MMA titles Sunday.
Canada, Namibia rue missed shot at rare Rugby World Cup win due to typhoon

Canada, Namibia rue missed shot at rare Rugby World Cup win due to typhoon

KAMAISHI, Japan — With Typhoon Hagibis closing in, the Canadian rugby team went to bed Saturday with three possible scenarios for its final Pool B match against Namibia at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Go ahead as scheduled with the 12:15 p.m.
Pearson, Canucks snap Flyers unbeaten streak with 3-2 shootout win

Pearson, Canucks snap Flyers unbeaten streak with 3-2 shootout win

Vancouver Canucks forward Tanner Pearson was just looking for some empty space when he sent the puck flying in the shootout Saturday night.
Torres, Tanaka lead Yankees over Astros 7-0 in ALCS opener

Torres, Tanaka lead Yankees over Astros 7-0 in ALCS opener

HOUSTON — The youngest Baby Bomber is all grown up. Any surprise Gleyber Torres is doing so well in October? "I mean, not really," he said.
Golden Knights snap two-game skid, top Flames 6-2

Golden Knights snap two-game skid, top Flames 6-2

LAS VEGAS — The Vegas Golden Knights came into the season with one of the best top-six forward units in the NHL. In their latest win, they proved they have the potential to be a threat with all four lines.