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Simone Biles opts out of floor exercise final at Olympics

Simone Biles opts out of floor exercise final at Olympics

TOKYO — Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic gold medal on floor exercise.

Dajome's stoppage time goal helps Vancouver Whitecaps tie Minnesota United 2-2

SANDY, Utah — The Vancouver Whitecaps bid adieu to their temporary home in Sandy, Utah, with a 2-2 draw against Minnesota United Saturday.

FC Edmonton roll to 3-1 win over No. 1 Valour FC in CPL action

EDMONTON — FC Edmonton struck early and refused to relent Saturday as it rolled to a 3-1 victory over Valour FC in Canadian Premier League action. Easton Ongaro put Edmonton (3-4-2) up 1-0 just 13 minutes in.
Higuain records a pair, Inter Miami CF takes down Montreal 2-1

Higuain records a pair, Inter Miami CF takes down Montreal 2-1

MIAMI — CF Montreal saw its halftime lead slip away Saturday as it dropped a 2-1 decision to Inter Miami. Joaquin Torres buried a shot in the 20th minute to put Montreal (6-6-4) up 1-0 in the first half.
Penny Oleksiak makes history as Canada swims to bronze in medley relay

Penny Oleksiak makes history as Canada swims to bronze in medley relay

TOKYO — Canada's women capped Olympic swimming with a bronze medal in the medley relay Sunday and produced a historic seventh career medal for Penny Oleksiak. Kyle Masse of LaSalle, Ont., Sydney Pickrem of Clearwater, Fla.

CP NewsAlert: Penny Oleksiak makes history as Canada swims to bronze in medley relay

TOKYO — Canada has captured bronze in the women's medley relay, marking the country's 13th medal at the Tokyo Olympics. Penny Oleksiak swam anchor to win the seventh Olympic medal of her career.

NHL to investigate claim Sharks’ Kane bet on own games

The NHL said it will investigate an allegation made by Evander Kane’s wife that the San Jose Sharks forward bet on his own games and has intentionally tried to lose for gambling profit.
Manoah's gem, Springer's homers lead Blue Jays to 4-0 win over Royals

Manoah's gem, Springer's homers lead Blue Jays to 4-0 win over Royals

TORONTO — The Blue Jays celebrated a second win in two starts in their Rogers Centre return thanks to co-starring performances from rookie pitcher Alex Manoah and centre fielder George Springer.

Toronto Blue Jays sign Damiano Palmegiani and Cooper Benson from 2021 MLB draft

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays have signed two more players, the team announced Saturday. The Jays are adding Damiano Palmegiani, a 14th-round pick and third baseman to the their roster.

Winnipeg Jets sign forward Riley Nash to one-year contract; Nash recorded 172 points

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have clinched a one-year, $750,000 contract with forward Riley Nash, the team announced Saturday.