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Canada's Eliot Grondin wins silver in World Cup snowboard cross

Canada's Eliot Grondin wins silver in World Cup snowboard cross

SIERRA NEVADA, Spain — Canada's Eliot Grondin won silver at a World Cup snowboard cross competition Saturday. Grondin, from Sainte-Marie, Que.

Canada men continue to struggle on HSBC SVNS circuit, losing second straight in L.A.

CARSON, Calif. — Canada's men lost their second straight game at the HSBC SVNS Los Angeles, blanked 40-0 by high-flying Fiji on Saturday. On Friday, the Canadians were beaten 24-7 by France, which finished third last week in Vancouver.

NASCAR caught Joey Logano wearing an amphibious-like glove in blatant cheating violation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NASCAR on Saturday displayed a clearly altered glove that Joey Logano wore in qualifying at Atlanta Motor Speedway, where aerodynamic-deflecting alterations were so obvious it looked as if he was wearing part of an amphibious costume
Canucks sign star centre Elias Pettersson to eight-year contract extension

Canucks sign star centre Elias Pettersson to eight-year contract extension

VANCOUVER — A commitment to supporting a winning team, a strong relationship with management and talk of the club's long-term vision helped convince Vancouver star centre Elias Pettersson to tie his long-term future to the Canucks.
Canada's McKay, Miller place fourth in women's 10-metre synchro at diving World Cup

Canada's McKay, Miller place fourth in women's 10-metre synchro at diving World Cup

MONTREAL — Canada's Caeli McKay and Kate Miller placed fourth in the women's 10-metre synchronized event Saturday at the World Aquatics Diving World Cup.
Former Newcastle midfielder Matty Longstaff looks forward to new start with TFC

Former Newcastle midfielder Matty Longstaff looks forward to new start with TFC

TORONTO — Just 23, Matty Longstaff arrives at Toronto FC with some memorable markers already on his footballing resume.
Third baseman Matt Chapman and Giants reach a $54 million, 3-year deal, AP source says

Third baseman Matt Chapman and Giants reach a $54 million, 3-year deal, AP source says

NEW YORK (AP) — Third baseman Matt Chapman and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $54 million, three-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.
Skiing or golf? Spring break choices follow Canada's weird winter

Skiing or golf? Spring break choices follow Canada's weird winter

VANCOUVER — Bin Xie's children typically spend spring break at ski camps but, after unseasonably warm and unpredictable weather upended much of this year's ski season, his family decided to rent an RV to go camping in British Columbia's Interior inst
Jays' Matt Chapman reportedly signs deal to join San Francisco Giants

Jays' Matt Chapman reportedly signs deal to join San Francisco Giants

Matt Chapman is leaving the hot corner in Toronto for greener pastures in San Francisco. The Toronto Blue Jays' third baseman agreed to a three-year, $54 million deal with the Giants, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network.

NHL roundup: Coyotes beat Senators 5-3 to end 14-game losing streak

OTTAWA, Ont. (AP) — Dylan Guenther scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Ottawa Senators 5-3 on Friday night to snap a 14-game National Hockey League losing streak. Michael Carcone, J.J.