Category: Canadian Sports

Lionel Messi confident best is yet to come

After becoming the first six-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, Lionel Messi said he’s far from finished. “I hope to continue for a long time,” Messi said on Monday in Paris from behind a row of the trophies which honour the world’s best soccer player. “I realize that I am very lucky, even if, one…

Raptors have a knack for finding ways to not lose games

You know how they say good teams just find a way to win games? Well, you can probably flip that and notice that good teams just find a way to not lose games and there might be a bit of distinction there. From the time the third quarter started, you just got the sense the…

The allure of the Olympics has Canadian NBA stars embracing the flag

One of the constant, and constantly frustrating, things about the Canadian senior men’s basketball program every year has been trying to play a guessing game on who might show up. The commitments the team is seeking — or the withdrawals they are dreading — have often come days before the group was to get together…