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Blazer5 guard has esports night to remember, pouring in 77 points

Reigning NBA 2K League MVP Nidal (Mama Im Dat Man) Nasser poured in 77 points Tuesday, setting a regulation-time scoring record as Blazer5 Gaming thumped Bucks Gaming 105-62 in the opening game of their best-of-three esports series.
NHL unveils return-to-play format in the event 2019-20 season can resume

NHL unveils return-to-play format in the event 2019-20 season can resume

The NHL has a plan. Now it's hoping to eventually get the green light.

University of Toronto women's basketball coach retiring after 41 seasons

TORONTO — One of the longest-serving coaches in Canadian university sports is stepping down. Michele Belanger, the University of Toronto women's basketball head coach, will retire on July 1, the school announced Tuesday.
Bayern beats Dortmund, closes in on 8th straight Bundesliga

Bayern beats Dortmund, closes in on 8th straight Bundesliga

BERLIN — Joshua Kimmich's long-range lob put Bayern Munich on the verge of another Bundesliga title.
Canada Wolverines men's rugby league team searching for new head coach

Canada Wolverines men's rugby league team searching for new head coach

TORONTO — Interested in coaching the Canadian men's rugby league team? The Canada Rugby League Association is taking applications.
Assiniboia Downs CEO Darren Dunn happy with track's opening night of racing

Assiniboia Downs CEO Darren Dunn happy with track's opening night of racing

Darren Dunn was breathing a big sigh of relief Tuesday. Assiniboia Downs became the first track in Canada to have live thoroughbred racing Monday night.
Commissioner Ambrosie not counting on specific funding from federal government

Commissioner Ambrosie not counting on specific funding from federal government

TORONTO — Commissioner Randy Ambrosie continues to work with the federal government, but isn't banking on CFL-specific funding to help the league through the COVID-19 pandemic. The CFL approached Ottawa last month for financial assistance.
Non-binary athletes navigating Canadian sport with little policy help

Non-binary athletes navigating Canadian sport with little policy help

Playing men's and women's hockey can feel like a minefield for Kat Ferguson. The 41-year-old from Ottawa is a non-binary person who doesn't identify exclusively as male or female.
Canadian Premier League says it expects clubs to resume training soon

Canadian Premier League says it expects clubs to resume training soon

TORONTO — The Canadian Premier League say it expects clubs to resume training soon, pending approval from local authorities.
Sandmeyer-Graves hopes women are girls aren't forgotten when sports world re-opens

Sandmeyer-Graves hopes women are girls aren't forgotten when sports world re-opens

TORONTO — Just five weeks after the WNBA held its virtual draft, the league was forced to release players on Tuesday — before ever seeing them step foot on a pro women's court.