TORONTO (May 28, 2020) – On Friday, May 29, Team Canada Champion Chats will hold its second live chat featuring three-time Olympic Champion Tessa Virtue and nine-time Paralympic Champion Benoît Huot as hosts. Eight Canadian Olympic and Paralympic athletes will speak live to kids, parents and… Read more

Cayden Primeau’s decision to turn pro with the Laval Rocket following two seasons at Northwestern University proved to be the right one. The top goaltenders in U.S. college hockey in 2019 as he won the Mike Richter Award, Primeau’s skills between the pipes have established him as a top netmi… Read more

The COVID-19 Pandemic isolation mode could not sideline the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence (QFAE) Aquam bursary presentation as the cheques for 2020 are in the mail and the recipients were congratulated in a virtual ceremony on ZOOM. Quebec founded company Aquam that supplies aqua… Read more

Kitchener Rangers’ Liam Hawel has signed a one-year, one-way deal with the Laval Rocket for the coming season. Hawel, a centreman brings size at 6-foot-4 and 195-pounds and a balanced offensive touch having recorded 233 points (87 goals, 146 assists) in 313 games in the Ontario Hockey Associ… Read more

A summer staple for more than six decades has been the Association of Lakeshore Pools (ALPS) weekly competitions that would culminate with the championships in swimming, diving, water polo and synchronized swimming come August. The outdoor season has been the launching pad for many high perf… Read more

A number of professional hockey personnel, all alumni from the McGill University hockey program, have banded together to provide a development opportunity for men's and women's coaches in all age groups. The two-day event, scheduled for May 20-21 and known as the Friends of McGill Hockey Coa… Read more

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Starting May 20, the tennis courts and golf courses around the province will spring to life as the government will allow non-contact sports to resume, but with strict guidelines for the participants to follow. On Wednesday afternoon Junior education minister Isabelle Charest along with Dr. R… Read more

Montreal — Due to the exceptional situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is with great regret that Tennis Canada announced on Friday the cancellation of all of its national and international tournaments scheduled up until August 31, in addition to the Birmingham Classic, an internatio… Read more

A pair of McGill’s defensive unit, Pierrefond’s Andrew Seinet-Spalding and Boisbriand’s Vincent Dethier got caught in the draft, the annual Canadian Football League draft held last Thursday staged by conference call. For the teammates it will be a case of go west young men as Dethier was sel… Read more

MONTREAL -- David DeAveiro has stepped down as head coach of the McGill University men's basketball team to pursue another opportunity. The 56-year-old native of Toronto owns a combined career coaching record of 409-264 in 673 games overall (.608) during 19 seasons with Ottawa and McGill. Read more

CALGARY, Alta. – Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the decision has been made to cancel the 2020 Hlinka Gretzky Cup, which was to be hosted Aug. 3-8 in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta. The following is a statement on behalf of Hockey Canada from Tom Renney, chief executive offi… Read more

NEW YORK/TORONTO - Following the NHL/NHLPA Return to Play Committee's meeting today, and in line with guidance provided by medical experts and national and local authorities, the NHLPA and the NHL issued the following statement regarding the continuing pause in the 2019-20 season: Read more

We’ve known for some time now, but it’s now official: the start of the 2020 season of the Quebec Elite Junior Baseball League is delayed. The 74th season of the circuit will not start on May 16th as planned, due to the pandemic of COVID-19, which is raging in Quebec as elsewhere in the world. Read more

First there was a certainty for Montreal Alouettes’ quarterback Vernon Adams Jr., a certainty that came with signing a contract extension with the Alouettes through 2022, the certainty of prepping to build on a great 2019 campaign in 2020. Then like an all out blitz, COVID 19 threw everyone … Read more

Laval Rocket forward Alex Belzile was out of commission when the AHL season came to an abrupt stop, as he was sidelined with a torn pectoral muscle. Being on the Injury Reserve list didn’t make the stoppage any easier to accept as Laval was chasing their first post-season appearance. “The gu… Read more

Like the majority of us Evan Bush and his family have been hunkered down at home in the battle to flatten the curve of COVID 19, while staying prepared to return to work when the time comes. Bush, his wife Colleen and their three children Isabella, six, Canaan, four and 15-month old Brooklyn… Read more

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and following the measures imposed by the Quebec government prohibiting the holding of events until August 31, 2020, Tennis Canada announced on Saturday the postponement of the Rogers Cup presented by National Bank event in Montreal. The tournament, which was … Read more

Montréal, April 72020 –We would have been honoured to host the first race on the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship calendar, but we are saddened to have to announce the postponement of the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix 2020scheduled for June 12-13-14 2020. This postponement was not a decisio… Read more

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and investor on the hit TV show “Shark Tank” took part in a video interview with LinkedIn Editor in Chief, Dan Roth as well as fielding questions from those participating in the online event. During the Q&A the entrep… Read more

The deeper we go into Coronavirus, the more it becomes an issue that we stay active and healthy and avoid the heavy snacking and sedentary lifestyle that could follow. That is true not just for adults but for kids, h can get even more involved in online activity like gaming, vs. what they wo… Read more

Cycling Canada is excited to explore new avenues with the launch of its new blog Shifting Gears, which will give a voice to the Canadian cycling community to address various issues and experiences, as well as learn from leaders of the industry on a variety of topics. New posts will be publis… Read more

With the IOC waking up and smelling the coffee, largely in part to the lead taken by the Canadian Olympic Committee, the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are on pause and will now take place starting July 23, 2021 for the Olympics and August 24 for the Paralympics . “It was a little scary havi… Read more

The 440 Chevrolet Laval Pirates will have a new crew at the helm of the Junior Elite baseball team when the Quebec Elite Junior Baseball League takes to the diamond for the 2020 campaign. Following the appointment of Sébastien Groulx as the general manager and and Richard Émond as the assist… Read more

The Westlake Wild Banatm AA girls have something to celebrate as they were able to claim the Ligue Interégionale Hockey Féminine (LIHF) league championship prior to the shutdown of hockey. The Wild opened with a 6-1 victory over the Estrie Elites, stormed the Remparts from Richelieu 5-0, whi… Read more

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With many federations in a holding pattern due to the cancellation of seasons, there are others that are in the middle of the prepare to launch for the coming spring and summer schedules that are dealing with the fluid situation created by COVID 19. Soccer Quebec has added to their initial r… Read more

Is there a clearer indication of how engrained hockey is in our culture than the outpouring of emotion in the aftermath of the Humboldt Broncos tragedy? Hockey without Borders along with the Canadian Friends of Israel Hockey would like to build on this emotion to help support hockey communit… Read more

September 29, 2017 – The National Ringette League (NRL) 2017-2018 season will get underway this weekend, with Calgary RATH and Edmonton WAM! playing two games on Saturday. The first game will take place at Great Plains Arena in Calgary (11:45am MDT) and the second game will be at the Banff R… Read more