Head coach Kent Austin stunned by Tiger-Cats 27-26 loss to Blue Bombers

HAMILTON - Would you rather get blown out in a game or lose a close one on the last play? What if the loss came after your team had already mounted an incredible comeback?

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Thursday's Games


Reimold homers twice as Toronto Blue Jays rally for 6-5 win over Houston Astros

Reimold homers twice as Toronto Blue Jays rally for 6-5 win over Houston Astros

HOUSTON - Nolan Reimold found out he was starting right before batting practice Thursday night. He made the most of the chance to play.


Drew Willy rallies Bombers to stirring road win over Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Drew Willy rallies Bombers to stirring road win over Hamilton Tiger-Cats

HAMILTON - Drew Willy did it again.


Pospisil, Raonic, Johnson advance to Citi Open quarter-finals in Washington

Pospisil, Raonic, Johnson advance to Citi Open quarter-finals in Washington

WASHINGTON - Vancouver's Vasek Pospisil got the best of Tomas Berdych again.


Ottawa Senators sign goaltender Robin Lehner to three-year extension

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have signed goaltender Robin Lehner to a contract extension, worth $6.675 million over three years.


Another Athletics blockbuster: Oakland acquires Jon Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

Another Athletics blockbuster: Oakland acquires Jon Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

OAKLAND, Calif. - Billy Beane considers Jon Lester a proven ace who can carry a pitching staff through the playoffs, just like he did last fall. The general manager acquired Lester to make sure Oakland gets there first.


World Sports

Big deals! Price, Lester, Lackey and more stars traded to contenders in deadline day flurry

Big deals! Price, Lester, Lackey and more stars traded to contenders in deadline day flurry

Baseball fans were still trying to sort out the dizzying deals for post-season aces Jon Lester and John Lackey, Home Run Derby champ Yoenis Cespedes and All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera when they were treated to a most curious sight Thursday.


Alouettes look for answers on offence as they face injury-plagued Argonauts

MONTREAL - Bringing in former NFL quarterback and coach Turk Schonert and CFL coaching legend Don Matthews as consultants won't take any pressure off Montreal Alouettes pivot Troy Smith, at least for now.


While American League landscape shifts, Blue Jays stand pat at trade deadline

TORONTO - In the hours leading up to baseball's trade deadline, Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos heard small bits of news about moves around the American League but didn't have time to digest them.


McMahon a place of joy and pain for B.C. Lions quarterback Kevin Glenn

CALGARY - For all of Kevin Glenn's success at McMahon Stadium when he quarterbacked the Calgary Stampeders, it's been a hostile place when he's wearing enemy colours.


Canadians win four more medals in wrestling at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, Scotland - All that Tamerlan Tagziev wanted to do was make his adopted homeland proud.


North Vancouver gymnast Scott Morgan wins gold at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, United Kingdom - Gymnast Scott Morgan of North Vancouver, B.C., won gold in the rings competition Thursday at the Commonwealth Games to add to the silver he won earlier in the day in the floor event.


Benfeito wins 10-metre gold at Commonwealth Games, Filion takes bronze

EDINBURGH, Scotland - Montreal diver Meaghan Benfeito has won her second gold medal of the Commonwealth Games in the women's 10-metre tower.


Canada in the mix of contenders for upcoming U-20 Women's World Cup

TORONTO - Former star striker Kara Lang played at the Under-20 Women's World Cup on two occasions before devoting her full attention to the Canadian women's senior team.