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Source: CFL would use bulk of federal loan to fund shortened season

Source: CFL would use bulk of federal loan to fund shortened season

TORONTO — The bulk of the CFL's $30-million, interest-free loan request from the federal government is to cover the operation of a shortened season.
Panthers avoid elimination, beat Islanders 3-2 in Game 3

Panthers avoid elimination, beat Islanders 3-2 in Game 3

TORONTO — Brian Boyle and the Florida Panthers turned the tables on the New York Islanders by playing with more discipline and patience to avoid being swept from the playoffs.
New Toronto drive-in aims to quench thirst of Raptors and Leafs fans, hold a few concerts

New Toronto drive-in aims to quench thirst of Raptors and Leafs fans, hold a few concerts

TORONTO — Sports fans can't pack into arenas this summer, but a new Toronto drive-in theatre hopes to get them a bit closer to the action.
Sports media types adjust on the fly to new normal of league coverage

Sports media types adjust on the fly to new normal of league coverage

TORONTO — A couple dozen sportswriters sat physically distanced at a makeshift work area on the 200 level at Rogers Centre for the Toronto Blue Jays' first intrasquad game of summer training camp.
Professional Fighters League, home to Rory MacDonald, opens up fight library

Professional Fighters League, home to Rory MacDonald, opens up fight library

The Professional Fighters League, home to Canadian welterweight star Rory (Red King) McDonald, is opening up its fight library. The mixed martial arts promotion has unveiled an app with free fight content.
Mane leans on advice from fellow Canadians as he enters NBA Draft

Mane leans on advice from fellow Canadians as he enters NBA Draft

MONTREAL — Karim Mane hopes the advice he's learned from NBA players past and present will serve him well in the future, as unclear as it may be due to the novel coronavirus.

Ontario Hockey League waiting until December to start 2020-21 season

TORONTO — The Ontario Hockey League is following some of its professional counterparts by delaying the start of its 2020-21 season during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vancouver Canucks tame Minnesota Wild 4-3 to even qualifying series

Vancouver Canucks tame Minnesota Wild 4-3 to even qualifying series

EDMONTON — Tanner Pearson's early goal eased the tension for the Vancouver Canucks en route to a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Wild in their qualifying series Tuesday.
NHL Capsules

NHL Capsules

TORONTO — Sebastian Aho scored twice in the third period while James Reimer was strong in net to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Rangers 4-1 on Tuesday night and sweep the Stanley Cup qualifier series.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games NHL At Edmonton Qualifying Round (Best-of-five) Nashville 4 Arizona 2 (Series tied 1-1) Calgary 6 Winnipeg 2 (Flames lead series 2-1) Vancouver 4 Minnesota 3 (Series tied 1-1) At Toronto Qualifying Round (Best-of-five) New York Island