New Jersey Devils forward Brian Boyle has been cleared for full participation in practice after being diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia in September. The Devils said Sunday morning that Boyle would be joining the team at their practice later that day. The 32-year-old Boyle was diagnosed with CML, a type of bone-marrow cancer, after bloodwork at the start of training camp showed irregularities from last season.
Mike Reilly added another page to his resume of comeback victories. The Eskimos quarterback connected with Cory Watson from five yards out in overtime for his second touchdown toss of the night as Edmonton erased a 16-point deficit in the fourth quarter to defeat the B.C. Lions 35-29 on Saturday. "This one, I won't soon forget," said Reilly, who finished 31-of-41 passing for 397 yards, and also ran in two more scores.
The lawyer for a Paralympian says his client is relieved to have won a lawsuit over the swimming accident that left her quadriplegic. A jury decided late Friday evening that the University of Regina is to blame for Miranda Biletski's accident and has awarded her $9.1 million. "It was such an emotional moment ... because the university has always blamed her.
ERIE, Pa. — Ivan Lodnia and Alex Gritz each scored twice to lead the Erie Otters past the Owen Sound Attack 6-4 on Saturday night in Ontairo Hockey League action.
With Montreal Alouettes defensive back Tevaughn Campbell slated to come on board after the CFL season and a space open for Adam Zaruba should he quit his NFL dream, the Canadian men's rugby sevens team already has football talent on its roster. Coach Damian McGrath wants more. "There's a lot of doom and gloom around rugby in Canada with some of the 15s results," said McGrath.