Category: Sports

Canadian-born Jason Kokrak wins CJ Cup to earn PGA Tour title in 233rd try

In his 10th season, in his 233rd tournament, Jason Kokrak can finally call himself a PGA Tour winner. Kokrak earned every bit of it Sunday in the CJ Cup at Shadow Creek....

Piatti’s late winner lifts league leading Toronto FC over Atlanta United

After a gruelling five games in 16 days, Toronto FC departed East Hartford on Sunday night for a welcome two-day reunion — albeit under quarantine — with loved ones...

OL Reign close out NWSL fall series with win over Royals

Sofia Huerta and Leah Pruitt scored and OL Reign beat the Utah Royals 2-0 on Saturday night in the final match of the National Women’s Soccer League fall series....

Rays say goodnight to the ‘bad guys’ to claim AL pennant, advance to World Series

By now, every baseball fan has heard of remarkable rookie Randy Arozarena. They’re fast becoming familiar with his World Series-bound Tampa Bay teammates, too....

Raonic, Shapovalov lose in St. Petersburg, spoiling chance of all-Canadian final

Canadians Denis Shapovalov and Milos Raonic were ousted in the semifinal round Saturday at the St. Petersburg Open tennis tournament in Russia. Shapovalov, seeded second...

Auger-Aliassime looks to solve Germany’s Zverev while eyeing 1st ATP Tour title

Montreal’s Felix Auger-Aliassime is through to the final of the Cologne Open after posting a 6-3, 1-6, 6-3 win over Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut in a...

Winter is coming. Winter sports? Not so much

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Astros force Game 7 in ALCS against Rays after reversing 3-0 series deficit

The blowback from a sign-stealing scandal three years ago and a losing record during the pandemic-shortened regular season don’t mean a thing to Dusty Baker and...

Natasha Wodak’s marathon training return is welcomed motivation during pandemic

As Natasha Wodak approached her late 30s, it appeared her competitive running career would end one day with a single marathon since she wasn’t prepared to...

World Cup skiing prepares for a season like no other

The usual jitters before alpine skiing’s World Cup season opener won’t be limited to the racers this weekend. Organizers, sponsors and fans will be just as...

The quirky International Swimming League, explained

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Tyronn Lue hired to helm Kawhi Leonard, Clippers as head coach: reports

Tyronn Lue has agreed to become the next coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. A person with knowledge of the situation said final terms were still being worked on. The...