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Canadian UFC bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras makes weight in Jacksonville

Canadian UFC bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras makes weight in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Canadian bantamweight Sarah (Cheesecake) Moras made weight Tuesday in advance of her fight with American Sijara (Sarj) Eubanks on a televised UFC card Wednesday. Both fighters weighed in at 136 pounds.
'Be Like Mike' jingle almost didn't happen, says creator

'Be Like Mike' jingle almost didn't happen, says creator

NEW YORK — “The Last Dance,” ESPN’s docuseries detailing the 1998 and final season of the Chicago Bulls championship dynasty, has served as a reminder to basketball fans of the greatness of Michael Jordan on the court.

Canadian Olympic Committee, Fasken law firm agree to five-year partnership

TORONTO — The Canadian Olympic Committee and law firm Fasken have entered into a five-year agreement.
Telethon raises $115M for New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19

Telethon raises $115M for New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19

NEW YORK — Tina Fey shed tears after announcing that more than $115 million was raised toward supporting New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19 during a virtual telethon.
Hockey parents unsure about the future of minor hockey with COVID-19

Hockey parents unsure about the future of minor hockey with COVID-19

MONTREAL — There are two black hockey bags sitting in the office of Mike Baumgartner's home, and he wonders if they will be used again.

Canada West university sports conference reducing schedules for next season

EDMONTON — The Canada West conference is cutting schedules and reducing travel in many university sports for the 2020-21 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mike Weir ready to take on Champions Tour as 50th birthday approaches

Mike Weir ready to take on Champions Tour as 50th birthday approaches

As far as Mike Weir is concerned, 50 is the new 20. The Canadian golfing legend will reach his half-century mark on Tuesday and qualify to join the PGA Tour Champions, the senior circuit for professional men's golf.

Raptors Uprising star Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey named player of the week

TORONTO — Raptors Uprising GC star Kenneth (Kenny Got Work) Hailey has been named player of the week for Week 1 of the NBA 2K League 2020 season. The point guard is the first member of the Raptors esports team to earn the weekly honour.

CFL meets with Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada David Lametti

The CFL met with David Lemetti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, on Monday. It's the latest meeting the CFL has held in its quest to secure financial assistance from the federal government.
Curling has several challenges to overcome as sport looks ahead to next season

Curling has several challenges to overcome as sport looks ahead to next season

Before the pandemic hit, the last great Canadian sporting hurrah was one of the strongest editions of the Tim Hortons Brier in recent memory.
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