Sports

Winnipeg’s Grey Cup win means this fan can wear pants again

Chris Matthew has been waiting 18 years for the Blue Bombers to win a championship

Blue Bombers beat Tiger-Cats 33-12 to win 107th Grey Cup

Andrew Harris leads Winnipeg to first title since 1990

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VIU basketball teams winners in first home games of new year
Island team wins first-ever junior B prospects game in Nanaimo
Wellington, Ladysmith win Superball tournament
Buccaneers shut out Storm, prepare to host Prospects Game

All-transgender hockey team ‘like an instant family’

It’s the first hockey team made entirely of transgender men, transgender women, gender non-conforming athletes

Grey Cup halftime performer Keith Urban curious about Canadian Football League

Previous Grey Cup halftime performers include Alessia Cara, Shania Twain, OneRepublic, Fall Out Boy

Canada defeats Russia in thriller to advance to first Davis Cup final

Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., and Vasek Pospisil of Vernon defeated Russia in semifinal

PHOTOS: NHL honours B.C. grandma’s battle against cancer in special match

Shea Theodore’s grandmother Kay Darlington dropped the puck at a special ‘Hockey Fights Cancer’ game

Nanaimo powerlifters set B.C. records, personal bests

Dolly’s Gym had a contingent of athletes at Lift the Rock on Nov. 10 in Victoria

Nanaimo Hornets to play first-ever quadruple-header

Hornets women and three men’s squads in action Saturday, Nov. 23, at Pioneer Park

  • Nov 22, 2019

Canucks erupt with 5 power-play goals in win over Nashville

Vancouver ends three-game slide with 6-3 triumph over Predators

Quarterway, Chase River winners at cross-country championships

Nanaimo District Elementary Cross-Country Championships held recently at Beban Park

  • Nov 21, 2019

Youth soccer fills up the fields in Nanaimo

Nearly 1,800 local youngsters ages 5-18 enrolled with Nanaimo United FC

  • Nov 21, 2019

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

He was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2011

Toronto Maple Leafs fire head coach Mike Babcock, promote Sheldon Keefe

Mike Babcock had a record of 9-10-4 in 2019-20 for the struggling Leafs

Nanaimo boxers will look to land punches for Ringside Rescue program

Nanaimo Boxing Club holding a fundraiser card Saturday, Nov. 23, at Departure Bay Activity Centre

Canadian women’s star Hayley Wickenheiser inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

Wickenheiser – a quadruple Olympic gold medallist, seven-time world champion — retired in January 2017

Headlocks for Hunger pro wrestling show making its return

Vancouver Island Pro Wrestling holding card Saturday, Nov. 23 at Centennial Building