Category Archives: Sports

Canadian NASCAR drivers react to Johnson’s 7th championship News, Sports

By: Caitlin Patrick Jimmie Johnson has won his seventh Sprint Cup Championship title, tying him with Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. for most over-all. After winning five straight championships, 2006-2010 and his sixth in 2013, it was never a question of if but a question of when will he win his seventh tittle and

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Toronto FC advances to conference finals Sports

By: Kylie Vaillancourt This season has definitely been a season to remember for Toronto’s professional soccer team. And it ain’t over yet for the Toronto FC and their fans. Toronto has advanced to the Conference finals after defeating the New York City FC in the Conference semifinals. Now TFC goes head to head against their

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‘This is our time,’ journalist says of Cubs’ World Series run News, Sports

In the almost three decades she’s been in Chicago, Linda MacLennan has seen Michael Jordan’s Bulls’ dynasty of the ’90s, the Bears celebrate a Super Bowl, the White Sox win in ’05, and watched the Blackhawks go from laughing stock of the National Hockey League to winning three Stanley Cups between 2010 and 2015.

Matthews, McDavid meet for first time in NHL Sports

By Lindsay Wadden It’s going to be a first overall showdown tonight in Toronto. Connor McDavid, the number one pick in the 2015 NHL Draft will be facing off at the Air Canada Centre against rookie center Auston Matthews, the first pick of the 2016- draft. They will be going head-to-head for the fist time in the

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Toronto FC makes club history, advances to Conference Semi-Final News, Sports, Uncategorized

By Sargon Jajjo Toronto FC created franchise history after Wednesday night’s 3-1 win over Philadelphia at BMO Field. Toronto played their second playoff match in as many years, but unlike last year TFC came out on top – advancing to the conference semi-final for the first time in club history. With Toronto advancing to the next stage

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Jays fans should remain positive, despite ALCS exits News, Sports

By Sargon Jajjo Canadian baseball fans may need to find another hobby until March – the start of the 2017 Blue Jays spring training. After consecutive seasons with an ALCS exit, Jays fans are beginning to question the team’s ability to go to the World Series. Ian Hunter, the Managing Editor of the blog The

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Jays face off against Cleveland again after court rejects legal challenge News, Sports

By: Lindsay Wadden and Katherine Aylesworth Going into Tuesday’s do-or-die game, there is no resolution for fans unhappy with the Cleveland Indians team name and logo. The game starts at 4:08 p.m. in Toronto’s Rogers Centre. The Toronto Blue Jays are down three games in the American League Championship Series. Cleveland is just one win away from sweeping the

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