Category: Canadian Sports

LeBron on Stern: ‘He definitely should have something named after him’

LOS ANGELES—LeBron James eulogized David Stern for his global vision and shrewd negotiating tactics. But with Stern passing away on Wednesday at age 77, the Lakers star suggested another way to honour the late NBA commissioner. “He definitely should have something named after him,” James said following the Lakers’ 117-107 win over the Phoenix Suns…

Kevin Clark pots hat trick as Canada defeats Trinec in Spengler Cup opener

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND—Kevin Clark had a hat trick as the Canadian men’s team opened the 2019 Spengler Cup with a 4-1 win over HC Ocelari Trinec on Thursday. Kris Versteeg also scored while Zachary Fucale made 27 saves for Canada (1-0-0). Aron Chmielewski was the lone skater to beat Fucale for Trinec (0-1-0) — a top-tier…

Wednesday NBA preview: Boston Celtics at Toronto Raptors

SCOTIABANK ARENA TIPOFF: Noon TV: Sportsnet RADIO: Sportsnet 590 The FAN PROBABLE STARTERS Boston: Kemba Walker, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Semi Ojeleye, Daniel Theis Toronto: Kyle Lowry, Fred VanVleet, Patrick McCaw, OG Anunoby, Serge Ibaka NEED TO KNOW YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN… Early gifts: The Celtics could have two more key players back in…