CBC | Sports News NFL owners speak out in support of players against Donald Trump 2017-09-24T09:22:02.000000000-04:00 The two sides in the nation's most popular professional sports league united on Saturday in a manner unseen in years, sounding a resolute chord in decrying President Donald Trump's remarks about players kneeling during the national anthem. 1st day of competition to get underway at Invictus Games in Toronto 2017-09-24T08:11:21.000000000-04:00 Sunday marks the first day of competition for the Invictus Games. Olympic champion Kipchoge wins the 2017 Berlin Marathon 2017-09-24T07:25:39.000000000-04:00 Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge has held off the challenge of debutant Guye Adola to win the Berlin Marathon. The Kenyan won in two hours, three minutes and 32 seconds, missing out on the world record by 35 seconds in wet conditions. Gladys Cherono won the women's race in 2:20:23. Oilers pull away late to remain undefeated in pre-season 2017-09-24T00:10:01.000000000-04:00 Jesse Puljujarvi had two goals and an assist and Brad Malone also scored twice as the Edmonton Oilers remained perfect in pre-season play with a 6-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday. Virtue and Moir skate to gold at Autumn Classic 2017-09-23T23:44:18.000000000-04:00 It was a Canadian sweep in the ice dancing competition at the Autumn Classic International in Montreal on Saturday. World champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won gold with a score of 195.76, Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje of Waterloo, Ont., were second at 173.56, and Piper Gilles and Paul Poiri... Senators down Canadiens for 3rd straight pre-season win 2017-09-23T23:10:34.000000000-04:00 Logan Brown had two goals and an assist and Alex Formenton chipped in with two assists as the Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 in pre-season play. Leafs sweep home-and-home pre-season series with Sabres 2017-09-23T22:17:25.000000000-04:00 Kasperi Kapanen had a goal and an assist in the third period to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-1 win over the Sabres. Oakland's Maxwell 1st MLB player to kneel during national anthem 2017-09-23T21:46:38.000000000-04:00 Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics has become the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem. Kamara's late goal denies TFC from claiming MLS Supporters' Shield 2017-09-23T19:40:45.000000000-04:00 Lee Nguyen and Kei Kamara scored late goals and the New England Revolution, with a 2-1 win, denied Toronto FC an opportunity to clinch the Supporters' Shield on Saturday. Yankees top Jays to clinch post-season berth 2017-09-23T19:20:01.000000000-04:00 The New York Yankees returned to the playoffs after a one-year absence, clinching no worse the a wild card with a 5-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday behind Greg Bird's three-run homer.