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AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

Starting next season, major college football and basketball players will be permitted to transfer one time before graduating without being required to sit out a year of competition.

Laurentian University axes hockey, swimming amid financial problems

SUDBURY, ONT. — Laurentian University is cutting its hockey and swimming Voyageurs teams because of the school's financial woes. The moves are part of the university's restructuring after filing for creditor protection this winter. The Sudbury, Ont.
AHL postpones three Marlies games due to league COVID-19 protocols

AHL postpones three Marlies games due to league COVID-19 protocols

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The American Hockey League has postponed three Toronto Marlies games over the next week due to league COVID-19 protocols.
Sabres' Eichel ruled out for rest of season with neck injury

Sabres' Eichel ruled out for rest of season with neck injury

Buffalo Sabres captain Jack Eichel won't play the rest of the season because of a neck injury. The team said Wednesday that Eichel has a herniated disk and is expected to be healthy for the start of next season.
Source: Ottawa won't provide CFL with interest-free loan in 2021

Source: Ottawa won't provide CFL with interest-free loan in 2021

TORONTO — Once again, the CFL will not get an interest-free loan from the federal government. The two sides have maintained informal dialogue since last August when the CFL cancelled plans for an abbreviated 2020 season.
Canada's Jonathan David back training with Lille after recovering from ankle injury

Canada's Jonathan David back training with Lille after recovering from ankle injury

LILLE, France — Canadian striker Jonathan David, injured in a Ligue 1 game April 3, returned to training with Lille on Wednesday.

John Furlong pitches a broader B.C. bid for 2030 Winter Games

CALGARY — A 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games that encompasses more of B.C. than the Lower Mainland and a ski resort town will be part of John Furlong's pitch to the Vancouver Board of Trade on Friday.
Gaudreau scores in overtime, Flames beat Maple Leafs 3-2 in Lucic's 1,000th NHL game

Gaudreau scores in overtime, Flames beat Maple Leafs 3-2 in Lucic's 1,000th NHL game

TORONTO — Milan Lucic made it clear his 1,000th game in the NHL wouldn't mean as much without Calgary securing a much-needed victory. Johnny Gaudreau wound up delivering the goods against their former teammate in emphatic style.
Bogdanovic, Capela lead Hawks past Raptors 107-103

Bogdanovic, Capela lead Hawks past Raptors 107-103

TAMPA, Fla. — Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 23 points, Clint Capela added 19 points and 21 rebounds, and the short-handed Atlanta Hawks beat the Toronto Raptors 107-103 on Tuesday night for their seventh win in eight games.
Ryu sharp into 7th, Semien homers as Blue Jays top Yanks 7-3

Ryu sharp into 7th, Semien homers as Blue Jays top Yanks 7-3

DUNEDIN, Fla. — Hyun Jin Ryu cruised into the seventh inning, Marcus Semien and Rowdy Tellez homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 7-3 on Tuesday night.