We the South: Raptors to temporarily call Tampa home to start 2020-21 NBA season

One season removed from being named the NBA Champions, the Toronto Raptors will have a new challenge to contend with this upcoming season, courtesy of the Canadian federal government. The Raptors released a statement penned by president Masai Ujiri on Friday, confirming the team’s upcoming absence from Toronto. It reads in part, “The Raptors worked…

Auger-Aliassime captures first ATP doubles tournament victory in Paris

It was another strong week for Canadian men’s tennis this week, as 20-year-old Felix Auger-Aliassime won his first-ever ATP doubles tournament at the Paris Masters 1000 on Sunday. On the singles side of things, Ontario’s Milos Raonic finished his 2020 season with a tight semifinal loss to US Open finalist Daniil Medvedev, 6-4, 7-6(4). While…

Free agent frenzy, day one: Eastern Conference recap

Toronto Maple Leafs After re-signing veteran Jason Spezza to a one-year deal at the league minimum $700K earlier this week, Toronto made two key acquisitions through the open market on Friday. The first signing of the day was that of hometown boy Wayne Simmonds on a one-year contract at $1.5 million. Simmonds has struggled offensively…

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