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Callout for Renos? MLB commissioner Manfred says Rogers Centre needs an update

Callout for Renos? MLB commissioner Manfred says Rogers Centre needs an update

TORONTO — Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday that Rogers Centre is in need of an update. The downtown stadium has been the Toronto Blue Jays' home since June 1989.
Trade-deadline additions of Stastny, Morrow paying big dividends for Jets

Trade-deadline additions of Stastny, Morrow paying big dividends for Jets

WINNIPEG — Being traded to the Winnipeg Jets this season has turned into a highlight for Paul Stastny and Joe Morrow.
Vehicle attacks already part of Winnipeg police plans as Jets fans party

Vehicle attacks already part of Winnipeg police plans as Jets fans party

WINNIPEG — Police in Winnipeg say they were already considering a potential vehicle attack as they planned security for Jets fans looking to party downtown during the NHL playoffs. Insp.
Toronto FC looks to add to trophy case, give hometown fans something to cheer about

Toronto FC looks to add to trophy case, give hometown fans something to cheer about

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Toronto FC was 4,000 kilometres away Monday when a rented van plowed into pedestrians with deadly results.
Raptors president urges Toronto not to be afraid in wake of van attack

Raptors president urges Toronto not to be afraid in wake of van attack

TORONTO — Raptors coach Dwane Casey was plotting moves against the Washington Wizards in a meeting when assistant coach Rex Kalamian got a message on his phone asking if everyone was OK.
Toronto head coach Babcock wants Leafs to embrace Game 7 scenario with Boston

Toronto head coach Babcock wants Leafs to embrace Game 7 scenario with Boston

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs' season has come down to one game, and head coach Mike Babcock wants his players to embrace the situation.
Michigan State kept ties to coach accused of sexual abuse

Michigan State kept ties to coach accused of sexual abuse

CHICAGO — Michigan State University, already reeling from the scandal involving a gymnastics doctor who molested young athletes, maintained ties to a prominent volleyball coach long after he was publicly accused in 1995 of sexually abusing and raping
Wickenheiser, Herdman recruited to working group on gender equity in sport

Wickenheiser, Herdman recruited to working group on gender equity in sport

Hayley Wickenheiser believes sport is a microcosm of life, and how women are treated in sport is a barometer of the health of a society.
A tale of 2 bats, and Babe Ruth's 60th home run in 1927

A tale of 2 bats, and Babe Ruth's 60th home run in 1927

NEW YORK — As part of its collection of Babe Ruth items, the Baseball Hall of Fame says it has the bat the slugger used to hit his then-record 60th home run in 1927. A private collector also claims to own the bat, and he's selling it at auction.
Canadian rugby sevens star John Moonlight retires to become a firefighter

Canadian rugby sevens star John Moonlight retires to become a firefighter

TORONTO — John Moonlight, a rugby icon who led Canada to some of its greatest sevens triumphs, is retiring to become a firefighter in his native Pickering, Ont. The 30-year-old Moonlight leaves as Canada's all-time caps leader in sevens.