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Former NHL players to take part in study to test cannabis-based therapies

Former NHL players to take part in study to test cannabis-based therapies

TORONTO — One of Canada's foremost brain injury experts said he's "reasonably hopeful" that there is potential for the medicinal value of cannabinoids to be combined with other treatments to help those affected by post-concussion issues. Dr.
Former CLC president Georgetti on CFLPA bargaining committee in talks with CFL

Former CLC president Georgetti on CFLPA bargaining committee in talks with CFL

It's been a steep learning curve for Ken Georgetti. Since 2016, he's served as a senior adviser with the CFL Players' Association. Georgetti is a former president of the Canadian Labour Congress and has over 35 years of labour relations experience.

Hamilton's Forge FC adds Canadian midfielder David Choiniere to CPL roster

Hamilton's Forge FC has signed Canadian midfielder David Choiniere. The 22-year-old from Saint-Alexandre, Que., made five appearances over three seasons with the Montreal Impact.
Undefeated Calgary Dinos gunning for second straight Canadian basketball title

Undefeated Calgary Dinos gunning for second straight Canadian basketball title

There's something to be said for showing up every night. The Calgary Dinos went undefeated in the 2018-19 Canadian university men's basketball regular season, something no other team in this week's Final 8 tournament achieved.
10 things to keep an eye on as the CHL regular season comes to an end

10 things to keep an eye on as the CHL regular season comes to an end

TORONTO — The Canadian Hockey League is down to only a handful of games remaining for each team, and there's plenty to pay attention to before the playoffs begin.

Canada skaters Lajoie, Lagha lead after rhythm dance at junior championships

ZAGREB, Croatia — Canada's Marjorie Lajoie and Zachary Lagha were in first place after Thursday's rhythm dance at the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships. Lajoie and Lagha, fourth last year, earned 70.

Hernandez drives in four runs as Jays down Rays 11-2 in spring training game

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Teoscar Hernandez drove in four runs and Kevin Pillar hit a solo home run as the Toronto Blue Jays downed the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 in pre-season baseball action Thursday.
Canada looks to end Americas Rugby Championship on winning note against U.S.

Canada looks to end Americas Rugby Championship on winning note against U.S.

Four games into the Americas Rugby Championship, Canada only has one win. And things don't get any easier Friday night when the 21st-ranked Canadian men wrap up tournament play against the 15th-ranked Americans in Seattle.
New faces on Canadian women's hockey team for world championship in Finland

New faces on Canadian women's hockey team for world championship in Finland

CALGARY — Six players will make their women's world hockey championship debut for Canada next month. Forwards Melodie Daoust of Valleyfield, Que., Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept Iles, Que., Sarah Nurse of Hamilton and Loren Gabel of Kitchener, Ont.

Eugenie Bouchard-based rom-com in the works based on tennis star's Twitter date

The story of Eugenie Bouchard's Twitter date with a fan who won a Super Bowl bet with the Canadian tennis star could be making its way to the big screen.