Category: Sports

The power outage that ended a tie game in the 1988 Stanley Cup final

Sheldon Turcott’s hot take on Game 4 of the 1988 Stanley Cup final seemed to sum things up pretty well. “Fans are still shaking their heads over one of the...

Olympic ski champ Anna Veith retires

Olympic ski champion Anna Veith has twice returned to the top from serious knee injuries. A year after blowing out her knee for the third time, the 2014 super-G gold...

Double-A minor league baseball stadium listed on Airbnb for overnight rental

The owner of the Double-A Pensacola Blue Wahoos has listed his stadium on Airbnb as a destination spot for travelers who would like to carouse in a professional baseball...

La Liga restart date confirmed as Barcelona and Real Madrid get ready for football return | Football | Sport

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has announced La Liga can restart from June 8 with the coronavirus crisis easing in the country. There has been no football since...

Davies shines in Bayern's win over Frankfurt

19-year-old Alphonso Davies from Edmonton records a goal and an assist in Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich’s 5-2 victory over Eintracht Frankfurt. Source link

From hub cities to reworked Olympic qualifying, Curling Canada looking at all scenarios for sport’s return

As the days get longer and summer heat rises, Curling Canada is keeping an icy stare on the upcoming season, trying to come up with every way imaginable to keep the...

Sport climbing aims to hit new heights in a post-pandemic world

The year 2020 promised to be a banner one for the sport of climbing. Following decades of work by the community to build up the sport at both the recreational and...

Transfer news LIVE: Sancho to Man Utd twist, Bale to Newcastle, Liverpool shock Mane plan | Football | Sport

Friday, May 22 Manchester United are still in a strong position to sign Jadon Sancho despite their financial results Gareth Bale won’t join Newcastle this summer,...

Canada comes of age in the Games of the 1990s

Ascending to the stature of Olympic champion means to become an enduring character in a chapter of the national story. Medals and victories will never completely define...

Hockey with no fans will take some getting used to

If (and when) hockey comes back, we know that fans will not be there. Rob Pizzo looks at what teams this may hurt the most. Source link

Riders fans taking cancelled Grey Cup, uncertain season in stride

Saskatchewan Roughriders fans are now coping with the loss of the Grey Cup game in their home province, and potentially an entire CFL season.  The 108th Grey Cup game...

Celtics assistant Scott Morrison of P.E.I. keeping players game-ready in shutdown

Boston Celtics assistant coach Scott Morrison is doing what he can to keep players sharp for a potential return to basketball, but he’s having to jump through...