Raptors may try to trade their way into NBA draft

Wed., June 20, 2018 The Toronto Raptors have been busy trying to trade their way into this year’s NBA draft. Toronto has no pick in Thursday’s draft at Barclays Center in New York, and while GM Bobby Webster remained mum on the Raptors plans on the eve of the big night, he did say trading into the draft isn’t so simple. Shai More...

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Blue Jays’ Happ adds to value with exceptional outing vs. Braves

TORONTO – All things considered, Wednesday afternoon went pretty well for the Toronto Blue Jays. Kendrys Morales hit a two-run home run on his birthday, Randal Grichuk got another big hit and the Blue Jays More...

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Knicks to play Wizards in NBA's 2019 London game

The New York Knicks will play the Washington Wizards in London as part of next season’s NBA Global Games series. The Knicks last played in the UK in 2015 while the Wizards will More...

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Darryl Sutter announces retirement from NHL coaching

Should the Washington Capitals choose not to hire assistant Todd Reirden to be their coach, they needn’t call to ask about the availability of Darryl Sutter. He’s finished as a coach. We won’t More...

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'Messi doesn't need to win World Cup to be all-time great'

Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 Fifa World Cup: Argentina v Croatia Venue: Nizhny Novgorod Date: Thursday, 21 June Time: 19:00 More...

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Big Read: Top prospect Svechnikov is ready to be the NHL’s next Russian star

Svechnikov could have known a more comfortable life if not for a traumatic event that happened before he was born. His father, Igor, had been a pediatrician for more than two decades when, in May 1995, a deadly More...

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Leafs hope good things come to those who wait

Because the Maple Leafs are drafting so low this year, 25th overall, the anticipation surrounding who they might pick is not what it used to be when they regularly chose in the top 10. The pick is no less important, More...

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Richard Griffin: It’s all fun and big-league games as Canadian Mike Soroka returns to Toronto

For Mike Soroka, the Atlanta Braves’ 20-year-old right-hander, it was going to be a tough act to follow. The Calgary native on Tuesday became the second Canadian pitcher to start a game at Rogers Centre in More...

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England make record 481 to inflict Australia's record defeat

Media playback is not supported on this device Third one-day international, Trent Bridge England 481-6 (50 overs): Hales 147, Bairstow 139, Roy More...

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The bottom hits Garcia as Braves roll past Blue Jays

They were on a roll, Jaime Garcia and the Blue Jays, coming into Tuesday night’s series opener against the Atlanta Braves. The left-handed starter had pitched into the sixth inning in his previous two outings. More...