Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Toronto’ Category

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.

Raptors coach has no issue with Drake’s noisy courtside enthusiasm

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

If there's one member of the Toronto Raptors who might be bothered by Drake's noisy presence courtside, it would be Dwane Casey. But the Raptors head coach insists he loves having the Toronto rapper there.

Toronto Raptors GM attends a vigil for the Toronto van attack victims

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
Toronto Raptors GM attends a vigil for the Toronto van attack victims

Masai Ujiri, the Toronto Raptors general manager, wanted to show support to the victims of Monday afternoon's van attack

Jurassic Park closed as Raptors face Wizards in playoffs

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
Toronto Raptors Game 6 Jurassic Park

Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment has closed Jurassic Park because of wintry weather that has descended on Toronto.