Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Game Wrap: Raptors advance to 1st NBA finals in franchise history

Saturday, May 25th, 2019
Game Wrap: Raptors advance to 1st NBA finals in franchise history

Kawhi Leonard was magical in Game 6, finishing with 27 points and 17 boards as the Raptors beat the Bucks 100-94 to reach the NBA Finals for the 1st time in franchise history.

CBC Sports Plays of the Week

Friday, May 24th, 2019
CBC Sports Plays of the Week

A look at some of the best plays in the world of sports.

Is Toronto going too far with Kawhi Leonard?

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Is Toronto going too far with Kawhi Leonard?

Toronto fans are throwing a lot of free stuff at Kawhi Leonard. But how much is too much?

Is Toronto going too far with Kawhi Leonard?

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Is Toronto going too far with Kawhi Leonard?

Toronto fans are throwing a lot of free stuff at Kawhi Leonard. But how much is too much?

9 current NHLers who have played the most games without a Stanley Cup…in 90 seconds

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
9 current NHLers who have played the most games without a Stanley Cup...in 90 seconds

Joe Thornton will have to wait another year for a chance at Lord Stanley, but Rob Pizzo looks at 8 other players who are still in search of their first ring.

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Andrew Raycroft on why people hate the Bruins

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
Hockey Night in Canada podcast: Andrew Raycroft on why people hate the Bruins

This week's episode focuses on the Stanley Cup Final between the Bruins and Blues.

Hip Check | From last to Stanley Cup final

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Hip Check | From last to Stanley Cup final

St. Louis Blues will play in the Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1970.

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

Monday, May 20th, 2019
Austria Lauda

Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70.

2-time Formula One champ Fernando Alonso fails to qualify for Indy 500

Sunday, May 19th, 2019
IndyCar Indy 500 Auto Racing

Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso failed to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 in Sunday's "Last Row Shootout" while James Hinchcliffe of Oakville, Ont., nabbed one of the final three spots for next Sunday's race.

Canadian James Hinchcliffe okay after scary crash at Indy 500

Saturday, May 18th, 2019
Canadian James Hinchcliffe okay after scary crash at Indy 500

Hinchcliffe was able to walk away uninjured from a scary looking crash on Saturday during qualifying for the Indy 500.