Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Nova Scotia’ Category

Colleen Jones inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Decorated East Coast curler Colleen Jones is adding another honour to her list of accomplishments: member of Canada's Sports Hall of Fame.

Right boat, right time: Nova Scotia sailors competing in Rio for new women’s event

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
Team Rafuse Boyd at the Pan Am Games Toronto 2015

Erin Rafuse and Danielle Boyd are heading to Rio de Janeiro to compete in the first-ever women's skiff 49erFX Olympic event.

Watch the Sidney Crosby Stanley Cup parade live on CBC

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

The Stanley Cup will be on parade in Cole Harbour this morning as hometown hero Sidney Crosby shows off hockey's most coveted prize.

Sidney Crosby drops into Tim Hortons with the Stanley Cup

Friday, July 15th, 2016
Sidney Crosby Tim Hortons

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has been seen around Cole Harbour carrying the Stanley Cup.

Former Maple Leafs coach John Brophy dead at 83

Monday, May 23rd, 2016
John Brophy hockey coach

The hockey legend was a native of Antigonish, N.S.

Canadian world junior curling champ decides to leave the sport

Sunday, May 1st, 2016
Mary Fay

Junior world curling champion Mary Fay of Chester, N.S. has decided to step away from the game so that she can focus on her studies.

Canada faces U.S. in crucial game at World Sledge Hockey Challenge

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
HKO Sledge McGregor 20151030

Team Canada is off to a hot start at the World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Bridgewater, N.S., this week.

Patrick Chan, Kaetlyn Osmond fan favourites at figure skating nationals

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Fans from across the Maritimes are expected to begin arriving in Halifax today to take in a week of competition from Canada's best figure skaters.

Women’s canoeing may be added to 2020 Olympic Games

Sunday, January 17th, 2016
Hannah MacIntosh

The Canadian canoeing community is giving thumbs up to a proposal by the International Canoe Federation to have women's canoeing at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

Jonathan Drouin demoted from Tampa Bay Lightning to Syracuse Crunch

Saturday, January 2nd, 2016
Jonathan Drouin

Jonathan Drouin has been sent from the Tampa Bay Lightning down to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League.