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German soccer's Bundesliga given OK to resume in May

German soccer's Bundesliga given OK to resume in May

BERLIN — The Bundesliga can resume playing this month, ending a two-month suspension caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
BMO Field adds more cooking muscle to MLSE meals program during global pandemic

BMO Field adds more cooking muscle to MLSE meals program during global pandemic

TORONTO — Having already turned Scotiabank Arena into a giant kitchen, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment is adding BMO Field to the cooking mix.

Toronto Mayor Tory says early talks underway with Jays, Raps on possible return

Toronto Mayor John Tory said Tuesday that there have been preliminary talks with Major League Baseball's Blue Jays and the NBA's Raptors about a return to action as restrictions from the COVID-19 pandemic begin to ease.

Raptors Uprising GC win on opening night of Season 3 of the NBA 2K league

TORONTO — Star point guard Kenneth (KennyGotWork) Hailey led the way with 80 points in two games Tuesday as Raptors Uprising GC opened the third season of the NBA 2K League with a 2-0 upset series win over 76ers GC.
Ford: MLSE asked about Toronto being a hub city should NHL resume its season

Ford: MLSE asked about Toronto being a hub city should NHL resume its season

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford says the Toronto Maple Leafs' parent company has been in contact with the province about the possibility of Canada's biggest city serving as a so-called "hockey pod" for teams should the NHL resume its season.

Woodbine among organizations that want historical horse racing legalized

TORONTO — Woodbine Entertainment has joined forces with Ontario Racing and Racetracks of Canada in approaching the federal government to legalize historical horse racing.
Former commissioner Larry Smith understands COVID-19 pandemic's impact upon CFL

Former commissioner Larry Smith understands COVID-19 pandemic's impact upon CFL

Larry Smith is very familiar with CFL crisis management. During his tenure as commissioner (1992-97) Smith headed up the CFL's U.S. expansion.
Leafs' Holl: American players waiting for 'concrete plan' before crossing border

Leafs' Holl: American players waiting for 'concrete plan' before crossing border

TORONTO — Maple Leafs defenceman Justin Holl is ready to go. He's just waiting for the green light.
Athleteics Canada awards Olympic spots to Dunfee, Hofbauer and Pidhoresky

Athleteics Canada awards Olympic spots to Dunfee, Hofbauer and Pidhoresky

OTTAWA — Marathoners Trevor Hofbauer and Dayna Pidhoresky and race walker Evan Dunfee have been nominated by Athletics Canada for their events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Toronto FC chef still hard at work and getting rave reviews during pandemic

Toronto FC chef still hard at work and getting rave reviews during pandemic

TORONTO — Chef Elaine Flamenco is valued by Toronto FC players, coaches and staff for far more than her food.