Edmonton Stingers still planning for upcoming CEBL season despite COVID-19 crisis

The Canadian Elite Basketball League is very hopeful that its second season will be able to go ahead, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. For starters, the league has a bit of leeway because the regular season doesn’t open until May, which…

A look at the teams in the U Sports women’s basketball tournament

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 4, 2020 5:46 pm Updated March 4, 2020 5:54 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Here’s a look at the four quarterfinal matchups at…

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao arrives in Calgary to participate in exhibition basketball game

Posted December 27, 2019 8:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A boxing icon arrived in Calgary on the evening of Thursday, Dec. 26 to a rock star’s welcome. Fans eagerly…

Broken foot sidelines Alberta Golden Bears basketball star

Brody Clarke had big dreams coming off his first season of pro basketball suiting up for the Edmonton Stingers. His coach at the University of Alberta, Barnaby Craddock, even thought he could put up numbers that would put him in…

Canada’s star-studded women’s basketball team leaving nothing to chance at Olympic qualifying

Canadian women’s basketball coach Lisa Thomaidis is undecided on whether she’s a fan of FIBA’s new Olympic qualifying format. “Ask me next week when we’ve gone through this next one,” Thomaidis said this week from Edmonton. The Canadians tip off…