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Canadian defender Vanessa Gilles joins French powerhouse Lyon on loan

Canadian defender Vanessa Gilles joins French powerhouse Lyon on loan

Canadian international defender Vanessa Gilles has joined French powerhouse Lyon on loan from the NWSL's Angel City FC. The loan comes with a Lyon option to purchase the 26-year-old Ottawa product's playing rights.
Canadian midfielder Julia Grosso loving life in Italy with Juventus

Canadian midfielder Julia Grosso loving life in Italy with Juventus

Just 22, Julia Grosso has settled nicely in Italy. Since signing with Juventus in December, the midfielder from Vancouver has added the Serie A, Coppa Italia and SuperCoppa titles to her Olympic gold medal with Canada.
Ahead of FIBA World Cup, Nurse recalls "hell on earth" WNBA season without Griner

Ahead of FIBA World Cup, Nurse recalls "hell on earth" WNBA season without Griner

The early-August day Brittney Griner was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison, Kia Nurse and her Phoenix Mercury teammates watched the heart-wrenching court proceedings play out on their phones in their locker-room.

Former Roughriders defensive lineman Marino announces he's signed with USFL

Former CFL player Garrett Marino says he's signed a contract with the United States Football League. Marino took to social media to make the announcement. "Just signed USFL Contract," he tweeted late Sunday night.

Inter Miami wins 3-2, says DC United player used racial slur

WASHINGTON (AP) — Major League Soccer said it will look into a claim that D.C. United player Taxi Fountas used a racial slur against Inter Miami defender Damion Lowe during the second half of the team's match on Sunday night.
Homa chips in, wins in Napa after Willett's shocking 3-putt

Homa chips in, wins in Napa after Willett's shocking 3-putt

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Max Homa knew he had no choice but to go for it on the par-5 18th hole if he wanted to defend his title at the Fortinet Championship.

Stricker wins PGA Tour Champions in playoff over Karlsson

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Steve Stricker won his second straight PGA Tour Champions event on Sunday, closing with a 6-under 64 and beating Robert Karlsson with a birdie on the first playoff hole in the Sanford International.
Canadian Premier League to reward both regular-season and playoff champion

Canadian Premier League to reward both regular-season and playoff champion

The Canadian Premier League is revamping its prize structure so both the regular-season and playoff champion are rewarded financially. Previously only the playoff champion benefited.
49ers QB Trey Lance out for season with broken ankle

49ers QB Trey Lance out for season with broken ankle

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance will miss the rest of the season after breaking his right ankle Sunday. Lance went down after running the ball on the second drive of a 27-7 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
Andrea Lee rises again and wins Portland for 1st LPGA title

Andrea Lee rises again and wins Portland for 1st LPGA title

PORTLAND, Ore.