Auston Matthews’ lapse in judgement is a learning experience

Kyle Dubas learned the news about Auston Matthews the same way that you did. He was scrolling through Twitter. This instance is one of the most serious issues that Dubas has dealt with so far as general manager of the Leafs. In March, Morgan Rielly was accused of using a homophobic slur on the ice….

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FIBA World Cup: Why did the top Canadians sit out?

On Tuesday, Canada was eliminated from the FIBA World Cup after losing to Lithuania 92-69, which was preceded by a loss at the hands of Australia, 108-92. The Canadian roster for the 2019 FIBA World Cup boasts just two current NBA players, Cory Joseph of the Sacramento Kings and Khem Birch from the Orlando Magic….

NFL: What can we expect from Cam Newton in 2019?

As Cam Newton enters the 2019 NFL season at the age of 30, the Carolina Panthers’ dual-threat quarterback faces an array of uncertainties. The 2010 Heisman Trophy winner and 2015 NFL MVP is coming off an injury shortened season in which he missed the final two games of the regular season. The Panthers’ offense with…

Vince Carter has Massive Potential as a Broadcaster

On August 5th, Vince Carter signed a one year deal to return to the Atlanta Hawks for his final NBA season. In his 22nd season, he’s set to have the longest playing career in NBA history. The 2019 free agency period certainly wasn’t the Vince Carter show – he’s got little left to give at…

MLB: Bellinger and Yelich’s MVP Race

Two men in the NL have played like they were shot out of a cannon since Opening Day. Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich have amazed the rest of the NL (and all of baseball) with their torrid paces this year. It’s seemed like the two are challenging each other at times to see who can…

NBA: Ranking the NBA Title Favourites

Now that the dust has (probably) settled in NBA free agency with the big names off the board, it’s time to examine the real favourites. Which teams are in position to claim the NBA throne? Which teams are overrated or hurt themselves this offseason? The NBA landscape has transformed over the last month. As a…

NHL: Who Won the Leafs-Avalanche Trade?

On Canada Day, July 1, Kyle Dubas and Joe Sakic had their own fireworks display. They consummated a massive trade that has major roster implications on both of their teams. Dubas and the Toronto Maple Leafs traded team veteran and 2009 9th overall pick Nazem Kadri along with 25 year old Calle Rosen and a…

MLB: Trade Possibilities for Marcus Stroman

The Toronto Blue Jays entered an all out rebuild midway through 2017. They’ve sold pretty much anything they could since then, from Josh Donaldson to Roberto Osuna to J.A. Happ. While Osuna was traded as a result of a domestic assault investigations, thus forcing the Blue Jays’ hand, the other two deals were actual “baseball…

MLB: The Home Run Derby We Want To See

With the onset of June now upon us, the baseball season is in full swing. Now that the NHL and NBA seasons are wrapping up with the Finals taking place in both leagues, the focus will shortly shift primarily to baseball. With this comes the crescendo of MLB All Star game discussion. Every season, the…