Quispamsis mayor ‘extremely disappointed’ in Saint John’s hockey player user fee

The mayor of a community impacted by a new non-resident user fee for hockey players at rinks in Saint John says he’s “extremely disappointed” the city has taken this step. Saint John Common Council voted this week to charge players…

‘Raptors Way’: Toronto city council votes to rename city street after NBA champions

Continuing a week filled with celebration for the city’s first NBA championship victory, Toronto city council has voted to ensure the historic Toronto Raptors win is always remembered. City council voted unanimously to rename a portion of Bremner Boulevard “Raptors…

Cape Breton school to remove ‘Redman’ name, ensures team names culturally respectful

Riverview High School in Cape Breton, N.S., will be removing the name ‘Redman’ from its hockey program in the fall of 2019. The name is considered a racial slur used against Indigenous people. But a spokesperson for The Cape Breton-Victoria…

Rick Zamperin: Maple Leafs under more pressure than ever to win Stanley Cup

Fresh off winning the franchise’s first NBA championship, there is no question the Toronto Raptors are on top of the world. They are world champions, of course. The Raptors not only played in the NBA Finals for the first time,…

Saskatchewan Roughriders name Cody Fajardo as starter against Ottawa Redblacks

Cody Fajardo will be the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ starting quarterback Thursday night when they visit the Ottawa Redblacks. Riders head coach Craig Dickenson made the declaration Tuesday afternoon but said that was the plan all along. Story continues below “We felt like…