Sports News Bauer claims new collar helps prevent brain damage 2017-09-20T15:00:11.000000000-04:00 Sports equipment maker Bauer has unveiled a collar-like device it says can protect against microscopic brain damage in athletes playing contact sports like hockey, soccer and football. Marco Estrada forgoes free agency to remain a Blue Jay 2017-09-20T14:16:40.000000000-04:00 The Toronto Blue Jays announced Wednesday afternoon through a news release that they have signed 34-year-old starting pitcher Marco Estrada to a one-year extension worth $13 million US. Estrada has won two of his three starts this month with a 1.80 ERA. Loui Eriksson needs to go from dud to stud in 2nd season with Canucks 2017-09-20T13:26:45.000000000-04:00 Loui Eriksson's first season with the Vancouver Canucks can pretty much be summed up by an unfortunate sequence in the first period of his first game. Olympic champ Erica Wiebe trains with WWE 2017-09-20T13:17:48.000000000-04:00 Erica Wiebe might be looking to add a WWE belt to her gold medal from the Rio 2016 Olympics. The Canadian freestyle wrestler was invited to train at the WWE's Performance Centre in Orlando, Fla., last week after attending a women's wrestling event in Las Vegas. What's next for Toronto Wolfpack after 'outstanding' debut? 2017-09-20T12:29:39.000000000-04:00 The Toronto Wolfpack's debut season ended with a promotion to the second tier of English rugby league. But what comes next after a year of lopsided scores, transatlantic road trips and fans in wolf onesies? COC adds 3 former Olympians as Team Canada mentors for Winter Games 2017-09-20T11:57:14.000000000-04:00 With less than five months to go until the 2018 Olympics in South Korea, Team Canada is bolstering its support staff by adding three former Olympians who will serve as mentors for the athletes competing. Jake LaMotta, boxing's Raging Bull, dies at 95 2017-09-20T11:50:24.000000000-04:00 Jake LaMotta, the iron-chinned brawler whose exploits in and out of the ring during boxing's heyday served as the basis for the Oscar-winning Raging Bull, has died at 95 after a bout with pneumonia. Double trouble? Federer, Nadal hoping to share the net at Laver Cup 2017-09-20T11:19:11.000000000-04:00 With Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup team tennis tournament, expectations are running high about the chance of seeing the two as doubles partners when the tournament kicks off on Friday. Blue Jays surrender record-setting homer to Royals' Alex Gordon 2017-09-19T22:25:54.000000000-04:00 Kansas City's Alex Gordon hit Major League Baseball's record 5,694th home run of 2017 in Toronto, breaking the season mark. Senators spoil Marleau's debut with Leafs 2017-09-19T22:24:00.000000000-04:00 Erik Burgdoerfer scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Tuesday night in pre-season action.