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No matter what other challenges his administration faces, President Donald Trump is keeping up his running commentary on the NFL — tweeting Tuesday about the football league's TV ratings and suggesting it bar players from kneeling during the national anthem.
Four soccer referees in the southern African country of Malawi have been banned for life for match-fixing after they received just $20 between them to fix a game and returned $15 to the team doing the bribing because it still lost.
Former Canadian national soccer team goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc took to social media with an appeal for help as she tried to connect with her grandmother and other family members on the hurricane-ravaged island of Dominica.
Olympic champion Penny Oleksiak and world champion backstroker Kylie Masse will lead Canada's swim team into the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Ten of the 26 athletes named by Swimming Canada are under the age of 20.
Despite failing to win a single medal at the recent IAAF world athletics championships in London, Canadian officials don’t see a problem. But were the issues simply injuries an a bad virus or does Athletics Canada have something to worry about?
Dwyane Wade is reportedly close to joining LeBron James in Cleveland, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Wade and James reached four consecutive NBA Finals with Miami, winning two titles.
Former NHLer Georges Laraque has come out against the Pittsburgh Penguins' decision to visit the White House, as NFL and NBA players continue to take heat from U.S. President Donald Trump.
A lawmaker in Russia's state parliament has given evidence to the Court of Arbitration for Sport in his appeal against being stripped of one of his three Olympic wrestling titles for doping.
Four college basketball coaches were among those facing federal charges Tuesday in a wide probe of fraud and corruption in the NCAA, authorities said.
Marie Tillman, the widow of former NFL player and Army Ranger Pat Tillman, says that her husband's service "should never be politicized in a way that divides us."
Having won eight in a row, the Calgary Stampeders could be forgiven for looking ahead to the West Division final.
The Edmonton Oilers will start the 2017-18 season facing higher expectations after making huge strides last year with the help of captain Connor McDavid and coach Todd McLellan.
From Derek Jeter to Aaron Judge, Canada's Rob Thomson has had a front-row seat for the best the New York Yankees have had to offer the past 28 years.
Pro football, a sport known to skew conservative with Southern powerhouse college programs and military pageantry in the NFL, has dragged its heels when it comes to overt political activism. But not this time. Not after U.S. President Donald Trump forced their hand, experts say.
The Dallas Cowboys made a show of unity before their game against the Arizona Cardinals, but it wasn't during the national anthem.
It turns out Sidney Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the rest of the NHL have decided to take a knee after all.
After President Donald Trump called for protesting NFL'ers to be fired, over 200 of them did it anyway. We have seen many athletes perform protests over the years, and Rob Pizzo counts down five of them.
If the NHL's recent foray into China proved anything, it's that the sport is in its infancy just five years out from the Beijing Winter Games.
For Canadian biathlon athlete Rosanna Crawford, dealing with the death of her brother Jordan has added another layer of uncertainty and fleeting hope as she targets her third Olympic appearance at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.