Canada hoops, some soccer and, of course, Biancamania

Canada hoops, some soccer and, of course, Biancamania

Kind of all over the map here today, which isn’t a bad thing at all. Maybe it’ll help everyone come down from Biancamania and an emotionally-exhausting Saturday. And a reminder that I might have misremembered the time of Monday’s Canada-Germany game to finish their run at the World Cup. It’s at 8 a.m. ET which […]

Big day ahead for U Sports hoops; how will it be received?

Big day ahead for U Sports hoops; how will it be received?

A few little things that maybe should be longer but they’re not. – Happy International Women’s Day! First off, She Who Supports Arsenal put together this tremendous story that you should all read, if you haven’t already. And I think if you’ve got daughters or nieces or your friends do or whatever, you should make […]

Hoops agent Leisa Washington aims to help women by representing men

Hoops agent Leisa Washington aims to help women by representing men

When Leisa Washington launched her sports agency, the MPP Sports Group, earlier this month, the Ajax resident envisioned the company helping create space for women in a male-dominated industry. But she doesn’t want women as clients. “There’s nothing worse than being underpaid,” says Leisa Washington, the first Canadian woman certified to represent both NBA and […]