• September 18, 2021

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Trio of scorers power Canada past Greece in opening game of FIBA Olympic qualifier

Trio of scorers power Canada past Greece in opening game of FIBA Olympic qualifier

Canada finally has a depth of talent on its national men’s basketball team. And they leaned into it Tuesday night in the opening game versus Greece. Led by the strong play of Andrew Wiggins, R.J.…

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Canadian men pull out important win over Brazil to open water polo Olympic qualifier

Canadian men pull out important win over Brazil to open water polo Olympic qualifier

In a match many contemplated a must-win for Canada, five men scored twice in a tournament-opening 11-7 triumph over Brazil on Sunday at the FINA water polo Olympic qualifier in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Sean Spooner had a…

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Gord Perrin returns home in hopes of leading Canadian volleyball back to Olympics

Gord Perrin returns home in hopes of leading Canadian volleyball back to Olympics

A nine-hour drive through southern B.C. many years ago set Gord Perrin on his path to the Canadian national volleyball team. Now, just over nine years after his debut, Perrin is back where it all started.…

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Canada women’s basketball closes out qualifier with perfect record

Canada women’s basketball closes out qualifier with perfect record

Canada’s women’s basketball team put its depth on display Sunday in a authoritarian 110-60 victory over the Dominican Republic in the final match of the FIBA Olympic pre-qualifying tournament. All 12 players hit the scoresheet,…