31
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: BC, Calgary, Canada, Canadian Football League, CFL, Edmonton, Football, Hamilton, Montreal, Sports, Toronto, XFL

CFL, XFL face plenty of hurdles if they want to join forces and form a partnership

The CFL and XFL are continuing their talks on a potential partnership and ways to grow the game. However, Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, a co-owner of the American-based XFL, gave the impression the two sides are much further along with a recent tweet. “We’ll figure out a smart season…
16
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canadian Football League, CFL, CFL Football, CFLPA, Coronavirus impact on CFL, COVID-19 impact on CFL, Football, Possible partnership between CFL and XFL, Sports, UFPA, United Football Players Association

CFL dismisses social media report that 2021 and 2022 seasons might be cancelled

The CFL has denied a claim from the United Football Players Association suggesting the league will likely cancel its 2021 and ’22 seasons. The UFPA made the claim Tuesday in an update posted on Twitter regarding the CFL-XFL partnership. Last week, the two leagues announced jointly they were entering…
10
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canadian Football League, CFL, Dwayne Johnson, Football, Randy Ambrosie, Sports, The Rock, Vince McMahon, Wade Miller, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Winnipeg Sports, WWE, XFL

Winnipeg Blue Bombers boss says CFL, XFL talks could be good news for league – Winnipeg

Discussions between the CFL and XFL about a potential partnership are underway, and the president of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers says it could be very good news overall for the Canadian league. The two sides say they are looking to identify opportunities for the leagues to collaborate, innovate and…
10
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: American Football, Canada, CFL, CFL XFL collaboration, CFL XFL partnership, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Ambrosie, Sports, XFL

CFL, XFL in talks over potential partnership – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 10, 2021 12:14 pm     Updated March 10, 2021 12:20 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Commissioner Randy Ambrosie…
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Feb
2021
Posted by: In: California, Golf, LA County Sheriffs, Los Angeles, PGA, Sports, Tiger Woods, Tiger Woods car accident, Tiger Woods car crash, Tiger Woods golf, Tiger Woods injured, Tiger Woods injured car crash LA, Tiger Woods leg injuries, will tiger woods play again, World

Crash leaves Tiger Woods’ golfing future in doubt after latest injuries – National

Already in the final chapter of one of golf’s greatest careers, Tiger Woods may have penned a shocking end to that story on Tuesday when the winner of 15 majors was involved in a single-car crash and taken to the hospital with multiple injuries. Battered by years of back…
22
Jan
2021
Posted by: In: bchl, Business, COVID-19, financial assistance, Financial Relief, Funding, funding relief, Government funding, Hockey, Junior Hockey, news, penticton vees, Sports, WHL

Coronavirus: BCHL, WHL requesting relief funding from provincial government

The Penticton Vees, like all junior hockey teams in B.C., have been doing a lot of losing lately — but not on the scoreboard. “When this thing is all said and done, we are going to lose half a million dollars,” Penticton Vees general manager Fred Harbinson told Global…
06
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: canadian golf clubs, Edmonton sports, Golf, greenwood golf, greenwood golf putters, putters, Sports, Vancouver sports, wooden putters canada

B.C. duo creating ‘modern performance’ putters made of wood

Joel Luyt’s new home contained a treasure that set the Langley, B.C. man on a whole new business venture. Luyt, along with friend and now business partner Mark Wilson, were cleaning out the garage when they came across an old golf bag which had an interesting item — a wooden…
19
May
2020
Posted by: In: Coronavirus, coronavirus news, COVID-19, covid-19 news, Major Series Lacrosse, Mann Cup, Peterborough Lakers, Sports, Western Lacrosse Association

Coronavirus: Major Series Lacrosse season and Mann Cup national championship cancelled

Major Series Lacrosse (MSL) in Ontario and the Western Lacrosse Association (WLA) in B.C. have both cancelled their 2020 seasons due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Both lacrosse leagues made the joint announcement on Tuesday afternoon. As a result of the leagues’ season being cancelled, the Mann Cup national championship,…
21
Dec
2018
Posted by: In: Atlantic Schooners, Canadian Football League, CFL, Football, Halifax, Sports

Atlantic Schooners say business details, stadium drawings coming soon

Proponents for Halifax’s proposed CFL team say they have now sold more than 6,000 season-ticket applications – and will present more business details to city hall as early as today. Halifax Schooners founding partner Anthony LeBlanc says that level of ticket sales is in line with what the organization expected.…