National Newswatch

Toronto FC settles for home tie against Orlando

Aug 10 2019 — David Alter, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — Turning a losing result into a draw typically would be cause for celebration. But with nine games remaining in the regular season and just three at home, Toronto FC wasn't smiling after rallying for a single point on Saturday. Patrick Mullins scored the equalizer in the 77th minute as Toronto FC played to a 1-1 draw […]

Toronto Raptors happy to grab Dewan Hernandez with second-last pick of draft

Jun 21 2019 — David Alter, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — Having barely taken a breath after winning his first NBA championship last week, Toronto Raptors general manager Bobby Webster was back to work scouting players ahead of Thursday's draft. "We asked Golden State (Warriors) how do you do this five years in a row,” he quipped. Throughout the Raptors' championship run, Webster and scouts held workout […]