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'Very jealous': Canadian teams can't take advantage of NHL's relaxed COVID-19 rules

'Very jealous': Canadian teams can't take advantage of NHL's relaxed COVID-19 rules

Winnipeg Jets winger Andrew Copp is envious. Edmonton Oilers defenceman Tyson Barrie, meanwhile, described the situation as "awesome" for the teams in question.
Canadian men to play next two World Cup qualifying matches in the U.S.

Canadian men to play next two World Cup qualifying matches in the U.S.

Canada will play World Cup qualifying matches next month against Aruba and Suriname in Bradenton, Fla., and suburban Chicago, respectively.

Chargers agree to terms with lineman Christian Covington

COSTA MESA, Calif. — Canadian defensive lineman Christian Covington has agreed to terms with the Los Angeles Chargers. The Vancouver native will be going into his seventh season.
Canadian men to face Wales and England in July rugby test matches

Canadian men to face Wales and England in July rugby test matches

The Canadian men's rugby team, which last played in October 2019 at the World Cup in Japan, will return to action in July against tough opposition in Wales and England. The 23rd-ranked Canadians will face No.
Oilers plan to keep playing McDavid, Draisaitl as NHL regular season winds down

Oilers plan to keep playing McDavid, Draisaitl as NHL regular season winds down

MONTREAL — The Edmonton Oilers aren't planning to rest NHL stars Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl before the playoffs, although Dave Tippett has the option of trimming minutes from their workload.
Canadian soccer icon Dwayne De Rosario opens up in new autobiography 'DeRo: My Life'

Canadian soccer icon Dwayne De Rosario opens up in new autobiography 'DeRo: My Life'

Dwayne De Rosario's soccer credentials are well-established.
Casse believes colleague Baffert deserves "due process" folowing positive test

Casse believes colleague Baffert deserves "due process" folowing positive test

He remains a staunch opponent of drug use in horse racing, but Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame trainer Mark Casse doesn't believe a steroid helped Medina Spirit win the Kentucky Derby.
Toronto Raptor Kyle Lowry receives honorary doctorate from Nova Scotia university

Toronto Raptor Kyle Lowry receives honorary doctorate from Nova Scotia university

WOLFVILLE, N.S. — Toronto Raptor Kyle Lowry congratulated students for navigating their studies through the COVID-19 pandemic as he received an honorary doctorate from Nova Scotia’s Acadia University on Sunday.
No US men in Top 30 for 1st time in computer tennis rankings

No US men in Top 30 for 1st time in computer tennis rankings

There are no American men in the ATP's Top 30 for the first time in the nearly half-century of computerized tennis rankings. The highest-ranked man from the U.S., Taylor Fritz, slid one place to No.
China to draw 'separation line' on peak of Mount Everest

China to draw 'separation line' on peak of Mount Everest

BEIJING — China will draw a “separation line” atop Mount Everest to prevent the coronavirus from being spread by climbers ascending Nepal's side of the mountain, Chinese state media reported Monday.