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Ryan Poehling caps three-point night with winner, Rocket edge Heat in OT

CALGARY — Ryan Poehling set up two goals before scoring the winner, and the Laval Rocket edged the Stockton Heat 4-3 in overtime on Thursday in American Hockey League action.
Toronto FC, Argos president Bill Manning rewarded with five-year contract extension

Toronto FC, Argos president Bill Manning rewarded with five-year contract extension

TORONTO — Bill Manning and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment both wanted the same thing. Continuity.
NFL reviewing sex assault claims against Texans QB Watson

NFL reviewing sex assault claims against Texans QB Watson

DALLAS — The NFL said Thursday that it was investigating allegations that Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson sexually assaulted multiple women after three massage therapists filed lawsuits against the star player.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse finally has all of his roster back

Raptors coach Nick Nurse finally has all of his roster back

The Toronto Raptors seem to have put their health troubles behind them — finally.
Canadian lineman says he's joining Cowboys, but Ladouceur's time in Dallas ends

Canadian lineman says he's joining Cowboys, but Ladouceur's time in Dallas ends

DALLAS — The Dallas Cowboys are poised to add a Canadian to their roster after saying goodbye to a longtime member of the team from Canada. Defensive end Brent Urban of Mississauga, Ont., tweeted Thursday he will be signing with the Cowboys.

Former Calgary Stampeders GM Rogers Lehew dies at age 92

CALGARY — Former Calgary Stampeders general manager Rogers Lehew, who guided the team to three Grey Cup games, has died. He was 92. After four years as an assistant coach, Lehew became the Stamps' GM in 1965 and held the post for nine years.

Frenchman Herbert leads by 1 at European Tour's Kenya Open

NAIROBI, Kenya — Benjamin Herbert shrugged off a bogey on his first hole to card a 7-under 64 for the first-round lead at the European Tour's Kenya Open on Thursday. The Frenchman followed his slip at No.

Canadian Olympic track and field hopefuls will have shot to qualify at home

OTTAWA — Athletics Canada will stage a series of events on home soil to give athletes more chances to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov knocks off Jeremy Chardy to advance to Dubai semifinals

Canadian Denis Shapovalov knocks off Jeremy Chardy to advance to Dubai semifinals

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Canada's Denis Shapovalov is heading to the semifinals of the Dubai Championships after beating France's Jeremy Chardy 7-5, 6-4 on Thursday. The third-seeded Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont.

Amazon gets Thursday night games, NFL nearly doubles TV deal

The NFL will nearly double its media revenue to more than $10 billion a season with new rights agreements announced Thursday, including a deal with Amazon Prime Video that gives the streaming service exclusive rights to “Thursday Night Football” begi