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Andrew Wiggins played his first game in his home town of Toronto last night.

Raptors beat T-wolves in Wiggins’ Toronto debut

As excited as Canadian basketball fans were to see Andrew Wiggins in the flesh, they were probably more excited to see the Raptors earn their first back to back victory in a month. In a game that was much closer than it should have been, the Raps managed to squeak out a 105-100 victory. Notable […]

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Raptors add to longest winning streak since December

It was the moment Nik Staukas had been waiting for his entire life. The 21-year-old Mississauga native, who grew up a Raptors fan, played his first game  in front of his hometown ACC crowd Jan. 28. Family and friends of Stauskas cheered loudly as the NBA rookie knocked down his first jump shot in the […]

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Derozan the key to Raps victory, but other problems rear their heads

Raptor fans got a late Christmas present on Wednesday night. The team’s best player, shooting guard Demar Derozan, returned to the lineup to led the Raps to a 100-84 victory over the lowly Philadelphia 76er’s. Until last night the only time that fans were able to see the injured star was when TSN showed footage […]

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Barao vs. Dillashaw to headline UFC 173

The UFC has announced that bantamweight champion Renan Barao will face off against TJ Dillashaw in the main event of UFC 173 on Saturday, May 24 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Barao is currently the third-ranked pound-for-pounder fighter in the world with a record of 33 – 0. A win over […]

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Dan Henderson calls out Lyoto Machida

After knocking out Mauricio “Shogun” Rau last weekend at UFC Fight Night 38, Dan Henderson took to Twitter Monday night to call out Lyote Machida. Machida was scheduled to face Middleweight champion Chris Weidman for the belt, but Weidman has been sidelined with a knee injury. “Hey @danawhite, let me have @lyotomachidafw, just like you […]

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Colts owner had $29,000 at time of arrest

Indianapolis Colts owner, Jim Irsay, had $29,000 in cash and an array of prescription drugs in his car when he was arrested for DUI, according to the Associated Press. The contents of the police report were released Mar.27. The money and drugs were scattered throughout the vehicle when Irsay was pulled over on Mar. 16 […]

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Simcoe County highway renamed in honour of Sarah Burke

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced Highway 93 will be renamed in honour of Winter X Games athlete Sarah Burke. Among her accomplishments, Burke was successful in lobbying for women to participate in freestyle events on equal standing with men in the Winter X Games. Her continued efforts within the world of sports made her an inspiration […]

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Leafs playoff hopes slipping away

Two weeks were all it took for the Toronto Maple Leafs to put their playoff hopes in jeopardy. The Leafs have eight games left in their season, and the next few weeks will make or break their chances at a post-season appearance. Their recent six-game skid has put them on the bubble for what should […]

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