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Canadians Power, Guhle missing from world junior roster despite rejigged eligibility

Pressure is always high for Canada at the world junior hockey championship. But this year's team faces a whole host of unusual circumstances, including playing in the summer and under unique scrutiny.

Canadian QB Rourke delivers masterful 6-TD performance as Lions rout Elks

Just seven games into his first season as a CFL starter, B.C. Lions star Nathan Rourke is already breaking his own records. The 24-year-old quarterback threw for an eye-popping 477 yards on Saturday as his side dismantled the Edmonton Elks 46-14.

Cavallini's winner leads short-handed Whitecaps to comeback win over Dynamo

Lucas Cavallini scored in injury time, giving the short-handed Vancouver Whitecaps a much-needed 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Friday.

Vancouver takes down Toronto FC in Canadian Championship to win Voyageurs Cup

The Vancouver Whitecaps earned some redemption on Tuesday. After years of struggling in the Canadian Championship, the club finally lifted the Voyageurs Cup after beating Toronto FC in the final.

Lions survive scare, claw out victory over Tiger-Cats

The B.C. Lions were tested Thursday but hung on for a 17-12 victory over the visiting Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

NHL's glass ceiling finally shattering as more women move into front-office roles

Émilie Castonguay knew she wouldn't be an anomaly for long. The former player agent made history in January when she became the Vancouver Canucks' first ever female assistant general manager — and a rare woman working in an NHL front office.

Canadian QB Rourke throws record-setting 436 yards as Lions dominate Argonauts

Nathan Rourke threw for a massive 436 yards and four touchdowns, powering the B.C. Lions to a dominant 44-3 win over the Toronto Argonauts on Saturday.

Toronto FC dominate CF Montreal, advance to Canadian Championship final

Ayo Akinola scored twice while Jesus Jimenez and Alejandro Pozuelo also had goals as Toronto FC cruised past CF Montreal 4-0 at BMO Field on Wednesday to advance to the 2022 Canadian Championship Final while eliminating the 2021 champions.

Toronto, Vancouver selected among host cities for 2026 World Cup, Edmonton snubbed

Vancouver's B.C. Place and Toronto's BMO Field will host games during the 2026 World Cup, FIFA announced on Thursday.

Canada's Evan Dunfee takes 1st in 10,000m race walk event at Harry Jerome Classic

Evan Dunfee's biggest competitor Tuesday was someone he couldn't even see. A year after smashing his own national record in the 10,000-metre race walk at the Harry Jerome Classic in Burnaby, B.C., the Canadian was back and looking to repeat the feat.