‘My problem, not yours’: Warriors’ Wiggins sticks to beliefs regarding COVID-19 vaccine

Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins has declined to discuss whether he remains unvaccinated, but it certainly sounds like that’s the case. Wiggins said during the team’s media day Monday that he will continue to stand by his beliefs when it comes to not receiving a coronavirus vaccine.

Tim Stutzle excited for full NHL experience with ‘young core’ of Senators

Tim Stutzle learned some of the rigours of competing in the NHL during the pandemic-shortened season. But there’s a lot he didn’t get to do with the Ottawa Senators because of COVID-19 restrictions that kept Canada’s seven franchises north of the border.

Pitching, defence shine to keep Blue Jays in playoff race entering season’s final week

Boasting a deep, homer-heavy offence and an improved starting rotation, the Toronto Blue Jays could prove to be a frightening opponent in October. “But at the end of the day in the big leagues you win with pitching and defence,” manager Charlie Montoyo says.

Alexander Volkanovski displays championship heart in featherweight title defence at UFC 266

Alexander Volkanovski defended his featherweight title with a bloody, tumultuous unanimous decision over Brian Ortega, and Valentina Shevchenko defended her flyweight belt with a fourth-round stoppage of Lauren Murphy at UFC 266 on Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Shapovalov falls to Medvedev as Europe takes commanding lead at Laver Cup

Stefanos Tsitsipas won his singles contest before returning to court with Andrey Rublev to triumph in doubles as Team Europe swept all matches on Saturday and are one victory away against Team World to maintain their iron grip on the Laver Cup. Canada’s Denis Shapovalov lost to Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-0 in singles action.

Maple Leafs take down Canadiens in pre-season action as fans return to Scotiabank Arena

John Tavares scored in his return from injury, the Maple Leafs played in front of their home fans for the first time in more than 18 months, and Toronto defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 in the opener on the NHL’s pre-season calendar Saturday.