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NBA approves sale of Phoenix Suns, Mercury to Mat Ishbia

NBA approves sale of Phoenix Suns, Mercury to Mat Ishbia

PHOENIX (AP) — Mortgage executive and former Michigan State guard Mat Ishbia is the new majority owner of the Phoenix Suns and WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury, after the NBA’s board of governors approved his plan to purchase the controlling stake of those fra

OHL roundup: Knights ignite offence early, burn Firebirds 9-5

LONDON, Ont. — The London Knights have a cosy lead atop the Ontario Hockey League's Midwest Division.
Curlers ask for transparency and communication after pregnancy exemption uproar

Curlers ask for transparency and communication after pregnancy exemption uproar

A Canadian interim rep for the Curling Players' Association has renewed a call for improved transparency and collaboration with Curling Canada after an uproar about pregnancy exemption rules resulted in an about-face from the organization.
Defensive lineman Anthony Lanier re-signs with Saskatchewan Roughriders

Defensive lineman Anthony Lanier re-signs with Saskatchewan Roughriders

Anthony Lanier II is staying with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. The Riders announced Monday the defensive lineman had signed a one-year contract extension.
NHL all-star festivities netted some surprising results for Proline bettors

NHL all-star festivities netted some surprising results for Proline bettors

TORONTO — The NHL all-star festivities presented a few surprises for Proline customers. The league's best gathered last weekend in Florida but according to the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp., just 3.

Montreal Force lose 3-2 to Minnesota Whitecaps in delayed PHF game

SAINT-JÉRÔME, Que. — The Minnesota Whitecaps edged the Montreal Force 3-2 on Monday in a rescheduled PHF game in Saint-Jérome, Que. Minnesota (10-4-2) swept the two-game series after a 4-1 win Sunday.
Canada's first four sailors named for Pan American Games in Chile

Canada's first four sailors named for Pan American Games in Chile

KINGSTON, ONTARIO — Canada's first four sailors for the Pan American Games in Chile later this year have been selected. Will Jones of Jerseyville, Ont., and Justin Barnes of Pickering, Ont., in the 49er, Mac Morrin of Kingston, Ont.
Justin Rose wins at Pebble Beach to end 4-year drought

Justin Rose wins at Pebble Beach to end 4-year drought

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.

Madden NFL video game simulation has Eagles beating Chiefs 31-17 in Super Bowl

The Philadelphia Eagles win the Super Bowl 31-17 over the Kansas City Chiefs, according to a Madden NFL video game simulation. Eagles wide receiver A.J.
Tkachuk, Larkin, Marner earn NHL weekly honours following Atlantic all-star game win

Tkachuk, Larkin, Marner earn NHL weekly honours following Atlantic all-star game win

Florida left-winger Matthew Tkachuk, Detroit centre Dylan Larkin and Toronto Maple Leafs right-winger Mitch Marner were named the NHL's three stars for last week.