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STINSON: Attempted Super League exposes super-greed of soccer's top clubs
When news started to slip out overseas on Sunday that a dozen of the biggest European soccer clubs were planning to form a breakaway super league called, in a moment of inspiration, The Super League, I happened to be watching a baseball game.
ODD MEN OUT: Ottawa Titans cancel 2021 Frontier League season after Quebec teams merge
When news came down early Saturday night the Ottawa Titans would not push forward with their 2021 baseball season, the reasons were obvious: Uncertainty about both the COVID-19 pandemic and the re-opening of the U.S./Canada border were weighing heavy.
WOLSTAT: With Siakam and Anunoby surging, full-strength Raptors looking interesting
It felt really strange watching the Raptors play on Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets. They’ve been so depleted for so long, that seeing them at full strength just seemed bizarre. It made one wonder where they’d have been had they had a competent centre or two all season. Even with all of the injuries and COVID-19-related absences, having a centre like Khem Birch (and even Freddie Gillespie) with legit defensive mobility and shot-blocking and the ability to catch and dunk the ball could have gone a long way.