In Kenora Slo Pitch action, the Devils Gap Chiefs took an 18 to 8 win over the Royals last night.

Kenora’s Joshua Gallik and Seth Marquis took the win in the U18 Manitoba baseball provincials over the weekend. The Carillon Sultans won all five games over the weekend, finishing off with an 11-0 victory in the finals.

Some big signings on Day 1 of the NHL free agency season. Free-agent forward Johnny Gaudreau is leaving Calgary for Columbus. He signed a seven-year deal worth over 68 million dollars U-S with the Blue Jackets. The Ottawa Senators signed veteran forward Claude Giroux and goaltender Jack Campbell signed with the Edmonton Oilers.

Hockey Canada is reopening a third-party investigation into an alleged sexual assault involving members of the country's 2018 gold-medal-winning junior team. The sports federation quietly settled a lawsuit in May after a woman claimed she was assaulted by eight players after a Hockey Canada event in London, Ontario. Hockey Canada says participation in the investigation by the players in question is mandatory.

Week six of the CFL season kicks off tonight in Montreal as the Alouettes take on Edmonton. Both teams have one victory on the campaign.

The Kansas City Royals will be without 10 of the 26 players on their active roster during a four-game series with the Toronto Blue Jays due to Canadian restrictions on travellers who aren't vaccinated against COVID-19. Game 1 of the series is tonight at Rogers Centre. The Jays, with new manager John Schneider, are coming off an 8-2 win over Philadelphia last night.