February 13, 2016

The Latest: Chilly Toronto rolls out red carpet for NBA all star game

TORONTO _ The latest from NBA all-star weekend: 1 a.m. Sunday night’s halftime performer Sting can count Snoop Dogg among his fans. The West Coast rapper […]
February 11, 2016

Glitzy parties, fancy dishes:NBA all star weekend leaves its mark on Toronto

By David Friend THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Basketball’s towering personalities and their larger-than-life celebrity friends are making Toronto party central as the NBA all-star weekend […]
February 11, 2016

Captain Sinclair says Canadian soccer team not thinking about Zika virus

HOUSTON _ Captain Christine Sinclair says the Canadian soccer team is thinking of other things than the Zika virus as it bids to qualify for the […]
February 11, 2016

Australia, South Africa win opening games in WBC qualifying

SYDNEY, Australia _ Australia scored seven runs in the bottom of the seventh inning, the final two on a throwing error, to beat the Philippines 11-1 […]
February 11, 2016

Kobe, LeBron share court as Cavaliers beat Lakers 120 111

By Tom Withers THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND _ Kobe Bryant and LeBron James hugged and seemed to be in a world of their own. One on […]
February 11, 2016

Venus beats Radwanska to reach quarterfinals in Taiwan

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan _ Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Urszula Radwanska of Poland 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the Taiwan Open quarterfinals on Thursday. Williams converted five of […]
February 10, 2016

Kobe reflects on LeBron before final matchup in Cleveland

By Tom Withers THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND _ Kobe Bryant remembers giving a pair of his sneakers to LeBron James as a gift and offering the […]
February 10, 2016

Kenya athletes allege doping bribery

By John Leicester THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EMBU, Kenya _ Two Kenyan athletes serving four-year bans for doping at the 2015 world championships say the chief executive […]
February 9, 2016

Sens get defensive piece and Leafs get cap relief in blockbuster Phaneuf trade

By Jonas Siegel THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ For the Ottawa Senators the help comes now, for the Toronto Maple Leafs it comes later. A mammoth […]
February 9, 2016

Lillard has 33 to lead Blazers past Grizzlies 112 106

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ C.J. McCollum struggled with his shooting until overtime when a trio of field goals provided Portland with […]
February 7, 2016

Parsons has 26 as Mavs defeat Grizzlies 114 110 in OT

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ The Dallas Mavericks probably felt like they should have avoided overtime. Chandler Parsons made sure they didn’t […]
February 5, 2016

Manning last game? Newton’s finest moment? We’ll see

By Barry Wilner THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SANTA CLARA, Calif. _ Peyton Manning’s last game? Cam Newton’s finest moment? For all the golden tinge the NFL is […]