3 days agoScott Stinson: At Euro 2020, England's anti-racism gesture meets resistance from its own fans
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4 days agoCanada grants NHL cross-border travel exemption for Stanley Cup playoffs
6 days agoGoalie Taya Currie makes history as first female OHL draft pick
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9 months agoGolden Knights take Game 1 with 4-1 win over Canadiens -- Seven-game win streak and 437 minutes of not trailing come to an end.
6 hours agoIn the Habs' Room: Penalties 'killed our rhythm' in Vegas, Ducharme says -- Penalties robbed Montreal of any momentum it had in the first period.
3 hours agoCanadiens Game Day: Golden Knights show why they are big favourites -- Vegas extends playoff winning streak to five games with 4-1 victory over Habs in Game 1 of Stanley Cup semifinal series.
4 hours agoStu Cowan: Former Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty is happy in Vegas -- Whether you were a fan of Pacioretty or not during his years with Canadiens, he deserved to be treated better at the end of his time here.
10 hours agoCanadiens' Cole Caufield scores first playoff goal in loss to Vegas -- Unfortunately for Canadiens it was their only goal in 4-1 loss to Golden Knights, but his parents and brother were there to witness it.
5 hours agoScott Stinson: The trouble with sports legends when the hero doesn't live up to the heroics -- Everyone loved Alomar. He was the best player on the best version of the Toronto Blue Jays. Now MLB and the Jays have severed ties after a sexual misconduct probe
1 month agoBlue Jays, MLB 'sever ties' with Roberto Alomar after sexual misconduct allegations -- Alomar number will be removed from the Level of Excellence at the Rogers Centre and the banner celebrating his Hall of Fame selection will be taken down
1 month agoScott Stinson: Toronto Blue Jays open new season with promise, and a familiar old question -- A casual Jays fan who is just now getting around to studying the opening-day roster could be forgiven for asking, 'wait, THESE guys are still our starters?'
2 months agoScott Stinson: Major League Baseball's seven-inning games could be the answer to a problem it has been unable to solve -- A full 162-game schedule for all of MLB's 30 teams opens the possibility of a lot of seven-inning games, especially if they have to do as much schedule juggling as they did in the wee little 2020 season
1 month agoScott Stinson: The Toronto Blue Jays take a big swing, and finally show they are trying to win now, again -- The free-agent signings were underwhelming, and nary a dollar was spent recklessly. And, then: bang
1 month agoEdmonton Elks revealed as new name for city's CFL team -- It's the culmination of a renaming process that began June 21, 2020, when the club announced it discontinuing use the century-old name Eskimos
8 days agoScott Stinson: The Canadian Football League plans to play in 2021, but an awful lot still has to go right -- The CFL commissioner says he needs provincial health authorities to sign off on return-to-play protocols, along with 'significant' numbers of fans in the stands
13 days agoScott Stinson: A run on punters, and odd tidings for CFL's global expansion strategy -- There is a new crop of international draftees, and it is not exactly bursting with star power
13 days agoScott Stinson: It sure looks like Colin Kaepernick didn't hurt the NFL's business much at all -- While Kaepernick did end up costing himself his NFL career in becoming the face of protests against racial injustice, the NFL is much more of a wealthy enterprise now
13 days agoScott Stinson: Is the XFL really the saviour that the Canadian Football League needs? -- If the idea is to lose money annually for a while, the CFL certainly didn't need to find a new partner to help it do that
13 days agoVAN DIEST: Canadian national soccer teams continue respective journeys to major tournaments -- It was a better performance, but scoring is still an issue for the Canadian women's national soccer team.
11 hours agoEURO NOTES: Titanic group-stage clash between France and Germany -- Back when the Euro was an eight-team tournament, opening-round clashes between world powers was common.
12 hours agoCristiano Ronaldo back for fifth Euro with Portugal; this time as defending champion -- The Portugal star is the first to play in five Euros and is likely to become the all-time leading scorer of the competition, surpassing French legend Michel Platini
12 hours agoEURO NOTES: Danish coach regrets returning to play against Finland -- Eriksen collapsed on his own roughly five minutes before the end of the half and required urgent medical treatment. Boesen, who confirmed a defibrillator was used to revive Eriksen, who is recovering in a Copenhagen hospital
1 day agoEngland off to strong start at Euro 2020 with victory against Croatia -- Going into Euro 2020 there is a different feel around the Three Lions with a handful of rising stars on the roster and the opportunity to play most of its games at home
1 day agoCanadian Conners makes a hole-in-one at Masters -- Conners is right in the hunt for the green jacket
2 months agoScott Stinson: Tiger Woods and the short distance between sports immortal and all-too-human -- No one has been hyped like Tiger Woods. And, somehow, he lived up to it. Until 2008
3 months agoScott Stinson: Bryson DeChambeau is trying to break golf, but Augusta National stands in his way -- What DeChambeau has essentially asked is, what if I dedicate my life to increased distance? What if I don't care if I look like a crazed man when I take an ungodly lash at the golf ball?
7 months agoTiger Woods' son Charlie, 11, dominates tournament with flashes of father's genius -- If having a 15-time major winner for a father weren't advantage enough, Charlie Woods had his dad caddying for him during the event
8 months agoCross-border golf course unplayable for Canadian members -- The Aroostook Valley Country Club has its pro shop and parking lot in the state of Maine, while the clubhouse and fairways are in New Brunswick
8 months agoUS$15,000 fine: Naomi Osaka withdraws from French Open rather than do media interviews -- Last week, the tennis star said she would not attend any press conferences during the tournament, citing mental health concerns. She was later fined US$15,000
10 days agoScott Stinson: Bianca Andreescu reaches the semifinals in Miami, and the comeback is in full swing -- Andreescu said she has tried to just relax in Miami and get back to having fun and not thinking about results. That has brought big wins
2 months agoGreatness, delayed: Felled by injury and a pandemic, Bianca Andreescu has made her comeback -- Andreescu said she was 'ready to go' and overcame a stiff challenge from Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu in her first match at the Australian Open
4 months agoCanadian tennis pro Eugenie Bouchard looks to be dating Steelers QB Mason Rudolph -- Tennis player posted a photo on Instagram recently from a restaurant in Pittsburgh with the caption "Pitt stop".
8 months agoScott Stinson: Denis Shapovalov's history-making run at the U.S. Open ends with a marathon five-set loss -- While Shapovalov was in no mood for moral victories, there were indeed many positives to take away from New York
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