Canada's track and field team has lost one of its most promising young sprinters. Daundre Barnaby, who competed for Canada at the 2012 London Olympics, died in a swimming accident at a national team training camp in St. Kitts on Friday. He was 24.
Relations between New Zealand and Australia at a political level have regained their natural cordiality in the 34 years since cricket's notorious "underarm" incident. But in the sporting context, memories of the incident have dimmed very little.
Thanks to a closed captioning error on the TV broadcast of the matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Sacramento Kings, Canadian rookie shooting guard Nik Stauskas has a new nickname: "Sauce Castillo."
French automaker Renault, which supplies engines to the Red Bull and Torro Rosso teams, says it is considering pulling out of Formula One due to the damage done to its reputation after a very difficult start to the new season.
Canadians Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford have their perfect season. The pair held off two Chinese teams in the free skate to capture gold in the pairs event on Thursday at the world figure skating championships.