Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Toronto’ Category

Teen charged in alleged Toronto Raptors ticket fraud: police

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

A teenager is facing a dozen charges related to what police describe as a fraud scheme involving Toronto Raptors tickets.

Former Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna’s assault case returns to Toronto court

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Former Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna's assault case returns to court today in Toronto.

‘Heart of a lion’: Injured Broncos player returns to Saskatchewan with the York Lions men’s team

Thursday, September 20th, 2018
Kaleb Dahlgren

Kaleb Dahlgren, one of the players injured in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, heads to Saskatchewan with the York Lions men's hockey team to honour the legacy of a former York player and Broncos assistant coach.

He shoots, he smokes: Former NHLer pitches pot to hockey players

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

On the ice, Riley Cote was a tough guy who often encouraged his opponents to drop their gloves. Now, the retired National Hockey League enforcer is asking hockey players to drop their alcohol and opioids, so they can pick up pot.

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
BOX Ring Invasion 20180519

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.