A dreadful week comes to an end for the NBA

A dreadful week comes to an end for the NBA

What an absolutely nightmarish week for the NBA. It’s not over yet – although if they were to suddenly announce today that the second Lakers-Nets game in China on Saturday is off and they’re bringing the whole kit and caboodle home it wouldn’t surprise me at all – but the damage done at so many […]

Things I hate hearing in the 1st week of a new NHL season: Pizzo

Things I hate hearing in the 1st week of a new NHL season: Pizzo

Clichés and hockey have gone hand-in-hand since the first faceoff. From players talking about having a “good bunch of guys in the room,” to coaches saying “our backs are against the wall,” they’re a dime a dozen. (See what I did there?) Clichés really seem to take on a whole new level in the first week of the […]

Nine things to do in Toronto this week

Nine things to do in Toronto this week

MONDAY Sarah McLachlan and the TSO Watch this if: You’ve sweetly surrendered to this songstress. You think McLachlan’s music is better than “Ice Cream”? (Sorry, get ready for more song puns.) We’re not “Building a Mystery” — when she plays the Budweiser Stage with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto stop on her current tour […]

Probe report on Hassan Diab's extradition to France to be released this week

Probe report on Hassan Diab's extradition to France to be released this week

The Department of Justice will this week release the findings of an external probe into Hassan Diab’s extradition to France following allegations of involvement in a 1980 bombing outside a Paris synagogue, sources familiar with the department’s plans tell CBC News. A department spokesperson wouldn’t confirm the information, but multiple sources briefed on the department’s plans […]

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO – Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week:RBI respite? Restaurant Brands International Inc. releases its first quarter financial results on Monday. An Ontario Superior Court judge is expected to approve in the coming days a proposed settlement that will close two cases between RBI and a restive […]