Category Archives: Sports

Blue Jays sing familiar tune Sports

Compiled By Andrew Millichamp As Blue Jay fans streamed out of the Rogers Centre late Wednesday, they didn’t have to wait for the morning newspaper to know how the team finished this year. They’d already read it a year earlier in a Global News article. “Mediocre record. Some cause for optimism. Another fourth-place finish.” The

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NHL shuts door on preseason, regular season next? Sports

By Adriano Mancini It’s official – the NHL announced the formal cancellation of the remainder of the preseason schedule for 2012-13. Earlier this month, the NHL cancelled all preseason games that were to be played in September, however this latest development ends all hope for preseason hockey. NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly issued a statement

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Humber Hawks dethrone the Redeemer Royals Sports

By Adriano Mancini The Humber men’s soccer team continued their chase for first place in the OCAA west division with a 4-0 demolition of the Redeemer Royals late Wednesday. The officials were the talk of the game, as a number of questionable calls and non-calls were made. A late tackle by Redeemer midfielder Justin deSchiffert

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NFL and referees reach a deal Sports

NFL Referees set to take the field tonight for first time this year Compiled By Andrew Millichamp The NFL’s regular referees are back on the field. The league has reached an agreement in principle with the NFL Referees Association on a new eight-year collective bargaining agreement. The officials will return to the field starting tonight,

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UFC returns to Toronto…again Sports

By Adriano Mancini The UFC will once again be returning to Toronto for the third time since the Ontario government legalized the sport in early 2011 with UFC 152. The success of UFC 129, which was the first legalized UFC event in Ontario, set the bar too high for any other events that were to

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