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at 21:21 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Canadian ice dance stars Virtue, Moir make successful return to competition

MONTREAL — Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were all smiles after their first competitive skate in more than two and half years.


at 18:42 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Friends Frederick, Walker not trash talking before Edmonton-Winnipeg game

WINNIPEG — Friends can usually tease each other before battling on the football field but that's not the case this week with Winnipeg cornerback Terrence Frederick and Edmonton receiver Derel Walker.


at 18:33 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Stampeders mourn with family of slain teammate Mylan Hicks, vow to play for him

CALGARY — Closure wasn't possible, but the Calgary Stampeders hoped to offer comfort to the family and teammates of Mylan Hicks on Thursday.


at 18:28 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Test show water not yet suitable for drinking at new Regina stadium

REGINA — The city of Regina says tests show the water at Roughriders' new stadium isn't suitable for drinking yet.


at 18:24 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

2nd coach in England loses job after newspaper sting

BARNSLEY, England — A British newspaper investigation led to a second soccer coach getting fired in England on Thursday.


at 17:57 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Man United wins after Rooney comes in; Inter loses again

MADRID — Wayne Rooney finally made a difference for Manchester United this season, setting up Zlatan Ibrahimovic's goal two minutes after being summoned off the bench to help them beat Ukraine's Zorya Luhansk 1-0 in the Europa League on Thursday.


at 17:50 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Judge issues temporary gag order in Derrick Rose rape case

LOS ANGELES — A judge on Thursday ordered lawyers handling a rape lawsuit against Knicks guard Derrick Rose to temporarily stop talking to reporters, faulting attorneys for actions that have raised pretrial publicity about one of the NBA's stars.


at 17:50 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Marlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeral

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was remembered Thursday as a larger than life figure during a homily at his funeral.


at 17:22 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Puempel must show Ottawa Senators coach Boucher he can keep up with the pace

OTTAWA — If Matt Puempel wants to play for Guy Boucher, he'll have to prove to the Ottawa Senators new head coach he can keep up with the pace.


at 17:06 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Blue Jays minor leaguer Montero suspended 50 games for banned substance

NEW YORK — Toronto Blue Jays minor-league first baseman Jesus Montero has been suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball without pay after testing positive for a banned substance.


at 15:20 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Taking Aim: Canada's Brady Heslip hoping to land spot with Toronto Raptors

BURNABY, B.C. — It's near the end of a practice at Toronto Raptors' training camp and like most of the team, Brady Heslip is working on his shot.


at 11:18 on September 29, 2016, EDT.

Montreal-based light-heavyweight contender Beterbiev to face Prieto

MONTREAL — A pair of big punchers are to meet Dec. 23 at the Lac Leamy Casino in Gatineau, Que., when Montreal-based Artur Beterbiev faces Isidro Prieto of Paraguay, promoter Groupe Yvon Michel announced Thursday.


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