Category: Canadian Sports

NBA not expected to make decision on restart play format by Friday

LOS ANGELES—The NBA is not expected to make any decisions about a format for a return to play during Friday’s call between the league’s owners, sources told the Los Angeles Times. The league is still discussing a number of scenarios for a return to play, likely at a single site on the Disney campus in…

Non-binary athletes navigating Canadian sport with little policy help

Playing men’s and women’s hockey can feel like a minefield for Kat Ferguson. The 41-year-old from Ottawa is a non-binary person who doesn’t identify exclusively as male or female. Ferguson prefers gender-neutral pronouns “them” and “they” in reference to self, instead of “he” and “she.” Teammates on their women’s hockey team try to remember that.…

Wolfpack confirms signing of England international Kallum Watkins

The Toronto Wolfpack completed a significant piece of business Thursday, signing England international back Kallum Watkins to a three-year deal. The move was originally announced last month, pending league approval that finally came this week. Watkins recently returned from Australia, granted a compassionate release from his contract with the NRL’s Gold Coast Titans after his…