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TORONTO – With about six minutes left in the second quarter of Wednesday night’s game against the Washington Wizards, Serge Ibaka collected an offensive rebound for the Raptors and threw...
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The New York Knicks are not the sternest of tests, you see. They came into Saturday night’s contest with all of 10 wins, a record that is almost the inverse...
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NEW YORK — Don’t Read the Comments remains a vital piece of advice for the modern age, right up there with Say No to the Extended Warranty and Maybe Don’t...
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ATLANTA — Let us talk about Monopoly. I would rather talk about just about any other board game, but for the purposes of this analogy it makes sense to go...
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“I’m playing, I’ll be honest with you, ” the Raptors point guard said, still settling into a courtside chair at the Wells Fargo Center before a Tuesday morning shootaround. With a...
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After the Blue Jays shed themselves of the various heroes of their playoff teams, and the Raptors cut loose their best ever coach and the leading scorer in franchise history, it...
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TORONTO — It was a little less than three years ago, and Masai Ujiri was asked how important it was to his team to win a playoff series. It seemed...
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MARKHAM, ONT. — It is around midday on a Saturday last month and on the ice in pre game warmups in this suburb north of Toronto are the Calgary Inferno, who...
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When CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie announced his league’s new partnership with a semi pro league in Mexico during Grey Cup week, one of that league’s stewards said he expected Mexican players...
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It was five years ago this month that various Canadian news organizations suddenly found themselves considering the logistics and cost of sending a sports reporter on a hell for leather sprint to...
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It has been 22 years since the Coyotes landed in Phoenix, almost every one of them bad. The franchise decamped for suburban Glendale in 2003, and in the years since...
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Canada’s gold medallist Mikael Kingsbury poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the freestyle skiing men’s moguls at the Pyeongchang Medals Plaza during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic...
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TORONTO — A former Raptors head coach, the one who also happens to be the reigning coach of the year, was fond of the expression that the NBA is a...
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When the reports began about a year ago that Vince McMahon was working on bringing back the XFL, the defunct league that he once called a colossal failure, I was...
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... Michael DiPietro Vancouver and Ian Scott Toronto . DiPietro is the... much until the medal round. Scott, who didn’t take part......
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When the Ottawa Senators released their impossibly awkward hype video in September, the one in which owner Eugene Melnyk described his team as “kind of in the dumpster, ” there was...
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The Calgary Stampeders quarterback had admitted that he was haunted by the previous two Grey Cup games. There were sleepless nights after the three interception performance against Ottawa in 2016, and...
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EDMONTON • CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie will give his annual State of the League address on Friday morning. Spoiler alert he will say the state of it is quite good....
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He had already apologized, again, on Wednesday morning for using a cuss word to modify “Canadian” when he was complaining about the Winnipeg coach getting favourable calls in the West...
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TORONTO • It is no secret that the National Hockey League likes to expand. It likes to expand so much that, no sooner did it become apparent that it had...