Category: Sports

The end to a Blue Jays season that ‘nobody wanted’ in 1985

The final loss of the 1985 Blue Jays season didn’t feel any better a day later. Especially when Blue Jays fans woke up on Oct. 17, 1985 to an all-caps headline...

How Canada’s soccer upset of the U.S. really matters

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NBA champion Raptors using reminders of past success to help inspire another run

Newly framed magazine covers and newspapers from the Toronto Raptors’ championship run line the walls of the news conference room at the team’s practice...

Leafs stars light the lamp with a little help from Morgan Rielly in win over Wild

The Maple Leafs have made a habit of falling behind early this season. That didn’t matter much against a slow, tired opponent Tuesday. Mitch Marner scored once and...

Monumental 1st inning sends Nationals to 1st World Series in franchise history

As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark’s infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the...

Hockey legend Danny Grant dead at 73

Former National Hockey League star and Stanley Cup champion Danny Grant has died. Grant, a Fredericton native, died in hospital Monday night after a battle with cancer....

Canada finishes 9th at men's volleyball World Cup after loss to Japan

The Canadian men’s volleyball team settled for a ninth-place finish at the World Cup after losing 3-2 to host Japan on Tuesday. Source link

Andre De Grasse provides meals to Toronto families on Thanksgiving

The Canadian sprinter discusses his efforts to feed those in need on Thanksgiving Day. Source link

CBC Sports' Plays of the Week

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Jets run out of fuel in blowout loss to Penguins

Injuries may have led to a simpler game for the Pittsburgh Penguins but it worked on Sunday night, as they powered past the Winnipeg Jets 7-2. “It’s pretty...

Sharks celebrate Patrick Marleau’s homecoming with flame-filled feast

Tomas Hertl had a goal and an assist to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Sunday night. Timo Meier and Kevin Labanc also scored as San Jose won...

Simone Biles sets new all-time medals mark with 2 more gold at gymnastics worlds

American gymnast Simone Biles won gold in the balance beam and floor exercise at the artistic gymnastics world championships on Sunday in Stuttgart, Germany, and in...