Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

TORONTO – Dwane Casey has paid the price for the Toronto Raptors‘ shocking playoff exit. The most successful coach in Raptors history was fired today after Toronto was eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third consecutive season in a...
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Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Putin scores 5 goals in exhibition hockey game with former NHLers

Russian President Vladimir Putin scored five goals in an exhibition hockey game with former NHL stars on Thursday. In what has become an annual tradition given ample airtime on state TV, Putin played on a “Legends of Hockey” team, alongside...
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Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Global News has obtained an exclusive image of Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna in a holding cell following his arrest for assault. The all-star reliever is seen sitting on a bench with his legs outstretched wearing a dark shirt...
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Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna placed on leave after being charged with assault

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna placed on leave after being charged with assault

Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna has been put on temporary leave from the team after being arrested and charged with a single count of assault. Osuna, also known as Jose Roberto Osuna Quintero, 23, was charged in relation to an incident...
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Toronto Raptors clean out lockers after another playoff disappointment

Toronto Raptors clean out lockers after another playoff disappointment

TORONTO – The Toronto Raptors prepared to head into an off-season of uncertainty after suffering another playoff sweep at the hands of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Raptors cleaned out their lockers today after getting blown out 128-93...
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Woman wins US$1.2 million after betting $18 at Kentucky Derby

Woman wins US$1.2 million after betting $18 at Kentucky Derby

At this year’s Kentucky Derby, one woman placed a US$18 bet and came home with $1.2 million. The Derby, which took place Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the biggest horse races in the U.S. Margaret Reid of Austin...
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The ‘Mountain’ from ‘Game of Thrones’ wins world’s strongest man title

The ‘Mountain’ from ‘Game of Thrones’ wins world’s strongest man title

Hafthor Bjornsson, who plays The Mountain on HBO series Game of Thrones, was crowned the world’s strongest man on Sunday. Bjornsson came in second place in the competition for the past two years and now he has achieved the first place...
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Raptors look to stave off elimination in Game 4 against Cavaliers

Raptors look to stave off elimination in Game 4 against Cavaliers

CLEVELAND – As the Raptors‘ practice wound down Sunday, star guard DeMar DeRozan sat alone with his back to the wall and headphones clamped on his hoodie-clad head. One could only imagine the torrent of emotions whirling inside. After a...
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Bruins’ Brad Marchand licks another opponent, this time he gets Lightning’s Ryan Callahan

Bruins’ Brad Marchand licks another opponent, this time he gets Lightning’s Ryan Callahan

The Tampa Bay Lightning have a chance to get the last licks on the Boston Bruins at home. Dan Girardi scored 3:18 into overtime to give Tampa Bay a 4-3 victory over Boston on Friday night in a game that...
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Washington Redskins cheerleaders say they were not pressured to go topless in photo shoot

Washington Redskins cheerleaders say they were not pressured to go topless in photo shoot

Two former team captains for the Washington Redskins’ cheerleading squad are challenging a report from the New York Times that claimed their colleagues were forced to pose topless and serve as dates for sponsors. In the report, cheerleaders told the...
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