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Feb 29th, 2008
NHL says it won't participate in 2018 Olympics
It appears the 2018 Winter Olympics will lack the star power of Sidney Crosby, Connor McDavid and Auston Matthews after the NHL announced Monday it will not interrupt next season to accommodate the Pyeongchang Games. Instead, hockey will...
Let's go Cubs.
Been a Cubs fan most of my life. About time after more than a century that they are the champions. Go Cubbies !
Pete Rose: I had sex with teen girl
Pete Rose: I had sex with teen girl By Brad Hunter, Toronto Sun First posted: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 04:39 PM EDT | Updated: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 04:44 PM EDT Disgraced baseball great Pete Rose has been beaned by another of lifes curve balls....
Aug 1st, 2017 by tay
Did The Bell Just Toll?
OK, so the smartest man in the NFL just took a hard look at the CTE data. . . and abruptly retired. Is this the beginning of the end for American/Canadian football? Genius John Urschel Explains His Decision To Retire From NFL
Federer wins record eighth Wimbledon title
Roger Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles with victory over Croatia's Marin Cilic. Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic to win record eighth title By Piers Newbery BBC...
So can the oilers pull off another 2006.:roll:
Umpire sues MLB, claiming race discrimination
Umpire sues MLB, claiming race discrimination THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Monday, July 03, 2017 10:46 PM EDT | Updated: Monday, July 03, 2017 10:50 PM EDT CINCINNATI Angel Hernandez, a big league umpire for nearly a quarter-century, sued...
How to Win Then Lose 2+ Million Dollars While Fishing
Funny, pathetic, stunning, nauseating, weird, pick an adjective this story is all of the above; and Yes that's a tiny little Marlin they killed for money. White Marlin Open Controversy Ends, Judge Rules in Favor of Tournament The controversy...
(by bill barilko)
Former OHL player appealing sex assault conviction
Former OHL player appealing sex assault conviction By Sam Pazzano, Toronto Sun First posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 06:27 PM EDT Former Windsor Spitfires player Ben Johnson is appealing his sexual assault conviction for raping a near comatose...
So, I don't normally enjoy televised sports of any kind, but, I've managed to get suckered in by the homoeroticism of UFC. lol. When they're actually fighting and not just snuggling on the mat, it's one yummy sport to watch I tell ya.
Congratulation to the new NBA Champions. . . THE WARRIORS!
England win the Under-20 World Cup
England won their biggest international title since 1966 by beating Venezuela 1-0 in the Under-20 World Cup final. It was England's first appearance in the final of a global tournament since their World Cup victory 51 years ago. Everton forward...
Manchester United's poignant Europa League victory
On an emotional night at the Friends Arena in Stockholm, Manchester United last night beat Amsterdam giants Ajax to win the Europa League for the first time. Manchester United dedicated their victory to the victims of Monday's terror attack in the city...
May 20th, 2017 by Musky
Oshawa Bantam A baseball
We are in Mississauga for a tournament. Boys are doing well. So far 4-0 on the young season. My son is a lefty pitcher....first inning three outs on five pitches...second inning they hit everything he threw...3 in. Another good inning for the...
May 13th, 2017 by tay
Saudi urges FIFA to stamp out Christian gestures
The university religion professor who has a massive following in Saudi Arabia made his call on Twitter to 17.4million people. But it has received a backlash from footy fans pointing out Muslim players regularly make religious gestures on the pitch. ...
No Season - it's official
The announcement has just been made that the NHL Season has been cancelled. (yawn)
(by Ten Packs)
Once again the Lions kicked some arse. The Lions are hosting the western final again this year... I heard on the radio that Toronto has nearly sold out for the Grey Cup......
Joshua beats Klitschko in record bout
Anthony Joshua produced the performance of his career to add the WBA world heavyweight title to his IBF crown with an enthralling knockout win over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium. A British post-war record 90,000 fans at the national...
Royal send-off for London Marathon runners
A record number of competitors in the London Marathon were given a royal send-off as they started their gruelling 26.2 mile run. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were joined by Prince Harry to start the elite men's and mass races. The royal trio,...
Canadian football fans to enjoy LFL
SUNshineGirl | Toronto Sun Canadian football fans to enjoy LFL | Canada | News | Toronto Sun LFL now broadcasting in Canada : Featured TOR : Videos
Apr 21st, 2017 by tay
Dortmund bomber was looking for stock drop
Bombing of Borussia Dortmund Bus Targeted Clubs Stock, Prosecutors Say The suspect, identified only as Sergei W. in keeping with German privacy laws, was charged with attempted murder, inflicting serious bodily harm and carrying out an explosion in...
Apr 7th, 2017 by gopher
2017 IIHF Women's Hockey
CALGARY, Alta. Twenty-three players have been selected to represent Team Canada at the upcoming 2017 IIHF Womens World Championship, March 31-April 7 in Plymouth, Mich. Canadas National Womens Team roster was selected by head coach Laura...
Can't win? Blame the white guys
CHoke in the spotlight and then deflect by blaming white people for your short coming. Sniffily snifitty sniffilly sniff LaVar Ball: Slow white guys
2017 Augusta National Masters Championship
It's been almost five decades since Canada had this strong a presence at the Masters. Recent PGA Tour winners Adam Hadwin of Abbotsford, B.C., and Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ont., will join former winner Mike Weir of Brights Grove, Ont., when the...
Apr 1st, 2017 by Ludlow
There are four left in the NCAA basketball tournament. North Carolina, Oregon, Gonzaga and South Carolina. I'm picking North Carolina to win it all.
Super Bowl 2017
I don't have a team in this years game. Never could stand the Patriots though so, I'll go for the Falcons. The best part of the last big game I watched was listening to Lady Gaga sing the Star Spangled Banner. What a singer.
Mar 18th, 2017 by Cannuck
The Junior Hockey Thread
I'm a big Medicine Hat Tigers fan and have always felt major junior was more entertaining than the NHL. While my Tigers aren't favoured this year, they definitely have enough fire power to beat anybody. Playoff Brackets WHL Network OHL Network...