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April 17, 2018 4:42 PM LeBron James’ Uninterrupted sued over barbershop-themed show

Adventure Enterprises has reportedly sued James, claiming James and his media platform Uninterrupted stole its idea for a barbershop-themed roundtable show. In the lawsuit, Adventure Enterprises says it pitched James on the idea and had several discussions with Uninterrupted. Adventure Enterprises said James and Uninterrupted created their own show based 11

April 4, 2018 3:43 PM Paterno on HBO shows a lot of ugliness — and finds the proper heroine

Famed football coach gets well-deserved grilling at the dinner table over abuse scandal, in movie directed by Barry Levinson and starring Al Pacino. Director Barry Levinson has sliced out a narrow time frame to encompass the astonishing downfall of one of the winningest coaches in college football history. But for a few flashbacks, we stick to the week the news broke 12

March 29, 2018 12:48 PM Raptors 905 win, fulfill other mandates as playoffs arrive

Really, though, Opening Day in baseball is probably the most special season kickoff day of any of the big five North American pro sports, isn’t it? It’s probably because of the time of the year and what it signals on the calendar about the (eventually) coming summer months. But maybe it’s because we all know the marathon is coming and there will be scant 10

March 21, 2018 1:48 PM Soccer fans in Iraq celebrate end of three-decade FIFA ban

The world soccer’s governing body lifted the ban last Friday, allowing Iraqi cities of Basra, Karbala and Irbil to host full international games and competitions for the first time since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait. Iraq’s minister of youth and sports, Abdul-Hussein Abtan, congratulated the Iraqi people on Monday, following FIFA’s move, and said it would 13

March 19, 2018 3:49 PM Anthony Calvillo among news faces on Toronto Argos coaching staff

Pro-football’s all-time passing leader will serve as the Argos quarterback coach for head coach Marc Trestman. The Toronto Argonauts announced Monday pro football’s all-time passing leader will serve as their quarterback coach in 2018. Calvillo spent the last three seasons with the Montreal Alouettes as their receivers coach, offensive co-ordinator and quarterback 11

March 15, 2018 8:00 AM 'I feel duped': Montreal mother angry after son's U.S. football dreams dashed by recruiters

Innavage Consulting woos young football players to go to prep school in U.S., but some parents feel burned Sign with our football recruiting company, and we'll help get your teenager into an American prep school. "It was an opportunity to get a great education," said Rebecca. To protect her son David's identity, CBC agreed not to use their real names 37

March 14, 2018 5:39 PM Mental-health assessments deem Edmonton attack suspect fit to face trial

Abdulahi Hasan Sharif faces 12 charges related to a Sept. 30 attack outside a football game. Some of the charges stem from a police pursuit of a speeding cube van that hit and injured four pedestrians in downtown Edmonton hours after the police officer was attacked. Lawyers for both the Crown and defence waived a preliminary hearing, so the case is being 14

March 5, 2018 2:03 AM CFL great Maurice 'Moe the Toe' Racine dead at 80

Ex-offensive lineman, kicker won 4 Grey Cups with Ottawa Rough Riders CFL great Maurice Racine has died at the age of 80, the Ottawa Redblacks have announced. Racine won four Grey Cup championships with the Ottawa Rough Riders in the 1960s and 70s. Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 2014, the Cornwall, Ont., native played 17 seasons 16

March 2, 2018 9:21 PM T.J. Oshie has a special connection to his first outdoor game

Facing Maple Leafs at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium meaningful for Capitals forward whose family has roots in U.S. navy. WASHINGTON—T.J. Oshie will admit to feeling jealous. During his 10-year career in the NHL, he watched friends and former teammates play in dazzling outdoor games, Winter Classics at baseball parks and football fields, or Stadium 23

February 26, 2018 2:34 PM Filmmaker Kevin Smith tweets he had a ‘massive heart attack’

Kevin Smith tweeted fans early Monday that he had suffered a “massive heart attack” after shooting a comedy special in the Los Angeles area. “If I hadn’t canceled show 2 to go to the hospital, I would’ve died tonight,” Smith tweeted from the hospital. “But for now, I’m still above ground!” Smith, the 47-year-old filmmaker (Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy), writer 25