• Road rage ends in McKnight's death; criticism of case looms

    A road rage incident possibly sparked by a driver cutting off another on a nearby bridge spiraled into a shooting that left a CFL player dead, authorities said, amid criticism the shooter was allowed to go free. Saskatchewan Roughriders running … More »

    The Canadian Press - 9 hours ago
  • Toronto FC learns that success on the field can come at a cost off it

    Success can come at a cost, as Toronto FC has learned. Celebrations over making the MLS Cup final have been mixed with blowback from some season ticket-holders unhappy that while they can buy tickets for Toronto's Dec. 10 championship game at BMO … More »

    The Canadian Press - 9 hours ago
  • Sheriff: McKnight shooting was 'road rage'; defends case

    Sheriff: McKnight shooting was 'road rage'; defends case

    The shooting death of a CFL player in a New Orleans suburb was a "road rage" incident that began on a nearby bridge, a sheriff said Friday, as he urged against a rush to judgment and defended his handling of the case. Saskatchewan Roughriders … More »

    The Canadian Press - Fri, 2 Dec, 2016 10:44 PM EST
  • The Latest: McKnight's Jets teammates remember him fondly

    The Latest: McKnight's Jets teammates remember him fondly

    In a mostly sombre New York Jets locker room, former teammates remembered slain former NFL player Joe McKnight as a "laid-back guy" who loved to laugh and keep everyone upbeat. McKnight was shot and killed Thursday in a New Orleans suburb. … More »

    The Canadian Press - Fri, 2 Dec, 2016 4:59 PM EST
  • Former NFL RB McKnight shot to death

    Former NFL RB McKnight shot to death

    Former NFL player Joe McKnight was shot to death following an argument at an intersection with another motorist outside New Orleans, authorities said. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said the Thursday incident involving McKnight happened … More »

    AP - Sports - Fri, 2 Dec, 2016 9:47 AM EST