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Nova Scotia restricts out-of-province sports-related travel for kids 11 and younger

Nova Scotia restricts out-of-province sports-related travel for kids 11 and younger

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's government on Wednesday said children aged 11 and younger could no longer travel out of province for events related to sports and culture, citing rising COVID-19 transmission connected to those activities.
Draisaitl, Campbell, Kadri named NHL's three stars form November

Draisaitl, Campbell, Kadri named NHL's three stars form November

NEW YORK — Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl, Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Jack Campbell and Colorado Avalanche center Nazem Kadri have been named the NHL’s “three stars" for November.
Toronto FC starts work on revamping roster, declining options on Gonzalez, Zavaleta

Toronto FC starts work on revamping roster, declining options on Gonzalez, Zavaleta

Toronto FC, under new boss Bob Bradley, began work on revamping its roster Wednesday by declining contract options on five players including veteran defenders Omar Gonzalez and Eriq Zavaleta.
Raptors could have Trent back against Bucks; Anunoby still sidelined

Raptors could have Trent back against Bucks; Anunoby still sidelined

TORONTO — The reeling Toronto Raptors could be getting some much-needed help. Gary Trent Jr.

Chin, Korn, Brennan elected to Figure Skating Hall of Fame

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Two-time world bronze medalist Tiffany Chin, Miami (Ohio) University synchronized skating coach Vicki Korn, and two-time Olympic judge Lucy Joyce Brennan have been elected to the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame.
Canadian bantamweight Josh Hill hits the books in studying mental side of MMA game

Canadian bantamweight Josh Hill hits the books in studying mental side of MMA game

Canadian bantamweight (Gentleman) Josh Hill had had to battle performance anxiety as well as his opponents during his mixed martial arts career. So the 35-year-old from Fonthill, Ont., decided to do something about it.
NHL Notebook: Maple Leafs look to build on November to remember

NHL Notebook: Maple Leafs look to build on November to remember

The Maple Leafs were on the ropes. Down 2-0 after the first period to the lowly Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center on Oct. 27, Toronto's season could have very well careened completely off the rails.

NHL clears Islanders to return to action after two games postponed due to COVID-19

NEW YORK — The New York Islanders have been cleared to resume playing after two of their recent games were postponed due to COVID-19.
Canada's Sandra Oh named alongside Dolly Parton, Simone Biles as 'People of the Year'

Canada's Sandra Oh named alongside Dolly Parton, Simone Biles as 'People of the Year'

NEW YORK — People magazine has named Canadian actor Sandra Oh, country legend Dolly Parton, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, and the nation's teachers as its "2021 People of the Year.
Woodbine Entertainment unveils 2022 Queen's Plate race date for Aug. 21, 2022

Woodbine Entertainment unveils 2022 Queen's Plate race date for Aug. 21, 2022

TORONTO — The 2022 Canadian Triple Crown will begin in August. The $1-million Queen's Plate will be held Aug. 21, 2022 at Woodbine Racetrack. Woodbine Entertainment made the announcement Wednesday.