Sports


Washington Redskins to review team name after pressured by major corporations—Nike removes their merch online

A 2016 Washington Post poll of 504 Native Americans found that nine of 10 were not offended by the Redskins name.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

UPDATE: TSN host Dan O'Toole's one-month-old daughter found safe with mother

TSN anchor Dan O'Toole's one-month-old daughter has been located and she is safe with her mother. "There are no concerns for [the] child’s safety at this point."

Libby Emmons Libby Emmons

Major brands are turning away from Black Lives Matter as group gets 'hijacked' by radical causes

Many major organizations are turning away from the Black Lives Matter organization as evidence mounts that its been 'hijacked' by radical causes.

Mia Cathell Mia Cathell

Multiple Blue Jays players test positive for coronavirus

Toronto shut down its Florida training facility after one of the players displayed symptoms of the virus.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Mob attacks college football coach for wearing 'offensive' OAN t-shirt while fishing

Launching a witch hunt over someone’s wardrobe is cancel culture in its most ludicrous and toxic form.

Brad Polumbo Brad Polumbo

Trump administration says girls' sports are only for female athletes, Connecticut will not comply

A Connecticut policy allowing male trans athletes to compete in girls' sports was ruled to be a violation of Title IX. The state refuses to comply with the ruling.

Erin Perse Erin Perse

Kayaker drowns after posting 'last call for help' on Facebook

An Australian kayaker's body washed up on shore after he went live on Facebook, showing how he had been pulled off the coast of New South Wales during a fishing trip.

Collin Jones Collin Jones

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney writes letter to Trudeau asking for exemption for pro athletes

Kenney asked that foreign professional athletes be exempt from the 14-day quarantine period that is currently required for people entering the country.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

NFL aims to have stadiums full of fans come next season despite virus

Luckily for the NFL, they were able to go through with the Super Bowl and finish their season on a high note at the start of February.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: NFL proposes higher draft picks for teams if they hire minority coaches, GMs

New rules are being proposed in the NFL that will improve the draft position of teams that hire a person of colour as their head coach or general manager.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards

Raptors to begin training, Leafs anticipating a return date

The Raptors are now allowed to begin training again as the provincial government announced that professional sports training facilities may now reopen.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

New petition demands fairness for women in Olympic sports

A global coalition of organizations has launched a petition demanding the suspension of its transgender participation guidelines that permit males to compete with women.

Barbara Kay Barbara Kay

English Football League play to resume without fans due to coronavirus

The English Football League has confirmed that their matches are most likely to begin again, only this time they will be played without fans present and broadcast online.

Quinn Patrick Quinn Patrick

BREAKING: Edmonton Oilers player Colby Cave has died

Edmonton Oilers player Colby Cave has died after being put into a medically induced coma due to a brain bleed at the beginning of the week.

Barrett Wilson Barrett Wilson

Dana White to continue holding UFC fights on 'private island'

UFC president, Dana White says fights will continue despite the coronavirus pandemic—even if that means holding them on a private island.

Sam Edwards Sam Edwards