Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Toronto’ Category

DeMar DeRozan thanks Toronto fans in heartfelt Instagram post

Saturday, July 21st, 2018
Demar DeRozan

Native Californian DeMar DeRozan posted a heartfelt note on Instagram Saturday, addressed to the fans who cheered for him during his nine seasons with the Toronto Raptors.

Roberto Osuna expected back in Toronto court on assault charge

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna is expected to be in court at 2pm Monday. The 23-year old was arrested and charged on May 8th after an alleged assault. Last month Osuna pled not guilty to those charges.

Canadian Olympian Eric Radford in Toronto for Pride festivities

Friday, June 22nd, 2018
Canadian Olympian Eric Radford in Toronto for Pride festivities

Chats with CBC's Heather Hiscox about new initiative by Canadian Olympic Committee called Be You

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna not expected to appear in court

Monday, June 18th, 2018
Roberto Osuna

A lawyer for Roberto Osuna says the Toronto Blue Jays closer will not be in court today for his first appearance to face an assault charge.

Toronto’s Tillie Burlock only Canadian headed to first-ever MLB girls baseball camp

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Tillie Burlock girls baseball

Tillie Burlock is one of 65 teen girls headed to Vero Beach, Florida tomorrow for Major League Baseball’s first-ever Girls Baseball Breakthrough Series.

Security pounce on man attempting to crash Air Canada Centre boxing match

Sunday, May 20th, 2018
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A fight on the undercard of the Adonis Stevenson-Badou Jack boxing card at the Air Canada Centre was briefly interrupted Saturday night when a man tried to force his way into the ring.

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna accused of assaulting a woman, court documents show

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

23-year-old Osuna, who has been placed on administrative leave by Major League Baseball, has been charged with assaulting a woman in Toronto in early May.

Leaked photo of Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna in holding cell under investigation

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
Roberto Osuna

Toronto police are investigating an apparent leak of a photo of Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna in a holding cell after he was arrested and charged with assault on Tuesday.

Like father, like son: R.J. and Rowan Barrett

Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Canadian basketball phenom R.J. Barrett's trophy collection continues to grow. After his whirlwind of a year, CBC News sat down with the Barrett family.

Welcome to LeBronto: social media dunks on Raptors fans after devastating game 2 loss

Friday, May 4th, 2018

After watching their team on the wrong end of all-time beatdown from LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, Toronto Raptors fans have been subject to another round of indignities on social media.