Article posted on Thursday 02 April - 06:17 EDT
Canadian sports enjoyed a historically great year in 2019.
Canada's sports fans witnessed the nation rise to unprecedented heights on some of the biggest stages that the world has to offer. Typically, Canadians are known as a one-sport nation, with hockey constantly dominating the headlines. This changed drastically in 2019 as Canadian athletes and sports teams found success in competitions usually dominated by American and European stars.
Article posted on Thursday 02 April - 05:56 EDT
Trading in sports typically involves getting the most you can or what you need for the least in return. You trade with is an opponent and helping them out could hurt you in the future. Of course, not every trade ends up that way. Sometimes trades end up a win for both parties involved. Here are ten times NHL trades helped both sides.
Article posted on Thursday 02 April - 05:46 EDT
UFC fighters come and go, but superstars are forever. As Ronda Rousey moved on, Amanda Nunes took female UFC fighters to new heights and established herself as one of the best UFC fighters of all time.
Conor McGregor is still hanging out, but the likes of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Israel Adesanya have gladly taken up the torch as the UFC's next superstars. But who else are the upcoming UFC fighters to watch?
Article posted on Wednesday 01 April - 11:41 EDT
The man's way inside the ring was unmatched, and so was his swagger outside of it. Indeed, there's only one Floyd Mayweather, who flaunted his talents as a boxer and his millions and millions he'd go home to after each and every fight.
There will never be another entertainer like him. And although he's retired, Mayweather remains one of the most boisterous athletes in our sports world today.
But, which of his quotes will go down in history as the best from Money Mayweather? In this piece, we honour the boxing legend by breaking down the best Floyd Mayweather Quotes. To no surprise, this includes Floyd Mayweather's quotes on the money.
Article posted on Wednesday 01 April - 11:09 EDT
With a successful career on reality tv, cable programming and in movies, La La Anthony is more than your typical wife of an NBA player. And even if La La and Carmelo’s relationship is at times tumultuous, they remain together today after meeting nearly two decades ago.
Article posted on Monday 30 March - 06:29 EDT
LATEST UPDATES: International sport has come to a standstill, except for a few nations that carry on in defiance of the Coronavirus. Belarus is one of them, with their Premier football league continuing to play games. Elsewhere, in the UFC, there is more speculation of where the big Khabib vs Ferguson UFC 249 night will take place.
Article posted on Friday 27 March - 12:05 EDT
Check out the leading Canadian players of the next MLB season.
Article posted on Friday 27 March - 09:38 EDT
Few things top heading out to the ballpark in the middle of the summer, with a couple of friends and grabbing a few beers and a hot dog. Of course, many fans want to represent their favourite teams and players when heading out to the game – wrapping themselves in their team’s colours and donning a jersey of their favourite players. Here are the top-10 best-selling MLB jerseys.
Article posted on Wednesday 25 March - 11:19 EDT
Social media has given us a new glimpse into the lives of the athletes we love to watch.
Article posted on Tuesday 24 March - 06:53 EDT
Prior to the 1994 FIFA World Cup, the United States was pretty much a soccer backwater with a few cities enjoying a bit of competition through the NASL and other minor pro leagues. In the wake of the World Cup, which smashed attendance records, Major League Soccer was launched, eventually becoming one of the fastest-growing pro leagues in the world. Since then, these ten cities in the United States have become the best locales for American soccer fanatics.
Article posted on Tuesday 24 March - 05:38 EDT
The year 2019 marked the 50th anniversary of the Montreal Expos, with rumours continuing to circle around the return of The ‘Spos to La Belle Province.
The first Canadian team in the MLB lost their franchise when the league allowed the team to move to Washington - but baseball never went out of style in Montreal, with exhibition games constantly selling out at the crumbling Olympic Stadium. Stephen Bronfman, son of former Expos owner Charles, remains cautiously optimistic for a new era of Montreal Expos baseball.
Article posted on Friday 20 March - 07:05 EDT
MLB might be considered by some to be one of the less popular of the Big Four leagues here in North America, but it's still one of the richest. Almost on par with the NFL, the MLB has a different kind of excitement, built on build-up and suspense. Some teams have perfected the formula, so join us as we'll be discussing 5 of the league's top-earning and wealthiest franchises!
Article posted on Thursday 19 March - 06:00 EDT
With so many players to choose from, it's difficult to cut it down to just 10 players. The likes of Mike Trout and Cody Bellinger will certainly make the list, but who else? Find out who else joins them on the list as we rank the league's most attractive players that everyone's scrambling for.
Article posted on Wednesday 18 March - 10:56 EDT
Since the American League adopted the designated hitter in the 1960s, pitchers only hit in National League ballparks and the majority of them do not instill fear into their opponents. As always, there are exceptions to the rule and some pitchers have enough power and plate vision to crank it out of the park. Let's dive into baseball history and sifting through decades of statistics...
Article posted on Thursday 12 March - 09:51 EDT
NBA player infected, season suspended. What will happen with Sports Betting?
Article posted on Tuesday 03 March - 11:56 EST
Atlético Ottawa will wear red, white, and blue in their debut season, as they become the eighth team to join the Canadian Premier League (CPL), making their home ground debut at TD Place on Saturday, May 16th. TD Place was the home of the Ottawa Fury for over a decade. But now, Canadian businessman Jeff Hunt and Atletico Madrid’s ownership group have partnered up to breathe life back into the Ottawa soccer scene.
Article posted on Friday 14 February - 08:31 EST
Have you ever been so pumped that you felt like you had just made a tie-breaking half-court shot? You can join the musicians who wax poetic on NBA athletes as a way to brag about their skill, their fame, or their love-life success. Feel that adrenaline!
With the NBA All-Star Game on the horizon, we decided to pay tribute to another way of keeping score. These are the six most-loved, most-sung-about basketball superstars. Covering both hits and less known tunes, how many of the songs can you recognize?
Some lyrics are pure adulation--focusing on the beauty and talent of individual NBA prowess. Those are just fine but don’t worry, we’ve also included some shady examples to spice things up!
Article posted on Friday 14 February - 04:02 EST
Watched and wagered on by millions, in Canada, the United States and around the World, the National Football League Super Bowl is the biggest one-day sporting event on the Planet. From past Super Bowl winners, to the most recent NFL Champions, here we review this sports betting phenomenon and list the best football-focused online sportsbooks to bet on the NFL title match.
Article posted on Thursday 13 February - 04:10 EST
We went on a hunt for the most entertaining tweeters in the game. The NBA boasts a host of great characters, providing us with epic selfies, palpable hilarity and sheer randomness as we trawl through our feed.