Blue Jays reportedly chasing free-agent lefty Keuchel at Winter Meetings

December 10th, 2018

The annual off-season fight for pitching is on, and Dallas Keuchel is becoming one of the most coveted arms on the free-agent market, with the Toronto Blue Jays said to be interested in the former Houston Astros left-hander.

Argonauts promote Chamblin to head coach, succeeding fired Trestman

December 10th, 2018

Corey Chamblin is the new head coach of the Toronto Argonauts, succeeding recently fired Marc Trestman. The 41-year-old was the CFL team's defensive co-ordinator last year.

Chad le Clos throws support to growing rebellion by top swimmers

December 10th, 2018

Four-time Olympic medalist Chad le Clos threw his support Monday behind a planned new competition that is leading top swimmers to rebel against their own governing body.

Hamilton’s Kia Nurse wants to give young girls opportunity to play at the highest level

December 10th, 2018
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The 22-year-old from Hamilton recently announced the formation of Kia Nurse Elite, her own Nike-backed program that will play on the Elite Youth Basketball League circuit in the U.S. starting this summer.

No, Aaron Rodgers did not get Mike McCarthy fired

December 10th, 2018

Now that Mike McCarthy has been fricasseed from coast to coast, and gotten fired by the Packers with a quarter-season to go, I’d like to take a moment to praise McCarthy’s accomplishments in his 12.75 seasons as coach of one of America’s teams. • McCarthy won 135 games, averaging 10.4 wins per season, and stands 25th on the all-time NFL wins list (playoffs included).

McVay ‘sick’ over offensive failings as Rams coach takes blame for loss

December 10th, 2018

Sean McVay said he felt "sick" about the Los Angeles Rams' inability to take advantage of a strong defensive performance in a loss to the Chicago Bears that he blamed on himself. The Rams slumped to only their second defeat of another excellent campaign for McVay, who secured a playoff spot in his first season in charge and has steered them to a second successive NFC West title this year, with a 15-6 loss at Soldier Field. McVay's men have scored 425 points this season, the Rams coach seen as one of the masterminds of an offensive explosion in the NFL in recent years.

Malcolm Jenkins: Replay official should stay off the bottle

December 10th, 2018

It looked like the Eagles positioned themselves for quick points on Sunday when Cowboys kickoff returner Jourdan Lewis lost the ball on the first play of the game. Officials on the field ruled Lewis was down before he lost the ball, but the Eagles challenged and it appeared Eagles linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill recovered the ball deep in Dallas territory. The ruling was that there wasn’t a clear recovery and the Cowboys were able to avoid an early deficit.

NFL snap judgements, week 14: Miami Miracle downs Patriots and Amari Cooper heroics help Cowboys sweep Eagles

December 10th, 2018

Occasionally one of those NFL weeks comes along which has it all. Week 14 of the 2018 season was absolutely one of them. This week also saw the Saints clinch their division and the Chiefs nail down a spot in the playoffs.

Patrick Mahomes’ brilliance is hard to explain, even harder to exaggerate

December 10th, 2018

Only Aaron Rodgers can rival the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback’s athleticism and precision. Patrick Mahomes now has 41 touchdown passes for the season. Half human, half amazing, Patrick Mahomes cemented himself as the league’s MVP on a wild, wacky NFL Sunday.

NFL ICYMI: Good as Belichick is, Pats erred on Miami Miracle

December 10th, 2018

Bill Belichick is universally recognized as one of the best coaches - if not THE best coach - in NFL history, and he owns the Super Bowl titles to prove it. That doesn't mean he - or his entire New England Patriots staff - is infallible. Exhibit A: The