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Correction: Dan Jenkins, sports writing great, dies at 90

Correction: Dan Jenkins, sports writing great, dies at 90

FORT WORTH, Texas — In a story March 7 and 8 about Dan Jenkins' death, The Associated Press erroneously reported that he was 89. He was 90.

Government unveils new plan to battle harassment, abuse, discrimination in sport

TORONTO — A safe space for Canadian athletes and kids who participate in sport has been a long time coming.
'I don't need to be a hero': Quinn Hughes confident as he joins Canucks

'I don't need to be a hero': Quinn Hughes confident as he joins Canucks

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks newest defenceman knows there are some high expectations as he enters his pro-hockey career. But right now, 19-year-old Quinn Hughes just wants to get back on the ice.

Jones to replace Homan at World Cup final, Officer and Birchard tabbed to play

PERTH, Scotland — Team Jennifer Jones will replace Team Rachel Homan at the Curling World Cup Grand Final this May in Beijing. Jones and third Kaitlyn Lawes will be joined by two substitute players at the May 8-12 competition.
Raptors coach Nick Nurse says Raptors need to show suspended Ibaka "some love"

Raptors coach Nick Nurse says Raptors need to show suspended Ibaka "some love"

TORONTO — Serge Ibaka had yet to address his teammates Wednesday about the fight that cost him three games. But head coach Nick Nurse was asking the Toronto Raptors to stand behind their quick-tempered centre.
Olympic silver medallist and X Games champ Blouin headlines World Cup

Olympic silver medallist and X Games champ Blouin headlines World Cup

Canadian snowboarder Laurie Blouin has made her mark on the slopestyle scene. Her recent big air success has been a nice bonus.

Defender Jay Wheeldon joins brother Tommy Wheeldon Jr. at CPL's Cavalry FC

Calgary's Cavalry FC has signed English defender Jonathan (Jay) Wheeldon, younger brother of coach Tommy Wheeldon Jr.
No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass doesn't faze Hadwin ahead of Players Championship

No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass doesn't faze Hadwin ahead of Players Championship

No. 17 at TPC Sawgrass is one of the signature holes on the PGA Tour.
Former Alouette Eric Lapointe ready to listen if team owner wants to sell

Former Alouette Eric Lapointe ready to listen if team owner wants to sell

Eric Lapointe hasn't been approached by the Wetenhall family about purchasing the Montreal Alouettes, but remains a phone call away from trying to make it happen.

NHL Notebook: Where does hockey inclusivity conversation go from here?

Brock McGillis was impressed with how proactively the Toronto Maple Leafs handled allegations that a homophobic slur had been uttered during their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night.