Canada's time is now to rewrite history vs. U.S. in Olympic semifinal
John Molinaro
While the Canadian women's national team has slowly improved as the tournament has continued, the United States has looked mediocre so far. So is this the best chance Canada has at triumphing over the Americans?
Springer, Manoah gaining comfort a crucial development for Blue Jays
Shi Davidi
By adding Berrios, Blue Jays make big bet their best has yet to come
Ben Nicholson-Smith
The rest of AL East got better this week. But so did the Blue Jays. By adding Jose Berrios, they've made a big bet this team will improve down the stretch, setting up a memorable finish.
Blue Jays celebrate homecoming, choose to live for now with Berrios trade
Shi Davidi
Amid a maelstrom of excitement and pressure created by the intersection of the trade deadline and the Blue Jays' homecoming, the team made a high-stakes choice. Yes, the price was high, and yes, the risk is too. But as baseball returned to Toronto, the Blue Jays decided to live for here and now.
Blue Jays deliver uplifting victory in charged-up Rogers Centre homecoming
Arden Zwelling
With bold trade for Jose Berrios, Blue Jays prioritize present over future
Shi Davidi
There’s risk here that Martin or Woods Richardson emerge as significant players while the Blue Jays get only a season and two months with Berrios. But if such deals don’t happen now, then when?
After pandemic hardships, Blue Jays' homecoming a symbol of restored normalcy
Shi Davidi
While the Blue Jays' extended displacement paled in comparison to the widespread suffering caused by COVID-19, their return carries a wider significance for a country cautiously emerging from lockdown. Live coverage of Toronto's homecoming begins at 7:07 p.m. ET on Sportsnet.
Raptors selecting Barnes an embodiment of the organization’s values
Michael Grange
Blue Jays pound Red Sox, front office ponders how far to push before deadline
Shi Davidi
A 13-1 romp that secured a four-game split at Fenway Park won’t be the tipping point on how far the front office will go before Friday’s 4 p.m. ET trade deadline, but in spite of the deal for leverage arm Brad Hand, the playoff yardsticks were moved on the Blue Jays Thursday.