Canada’s Taevaunn Prince embraces international journey, eyes NBA

Taevaunn Prince hopes to play in the NBA one day, but he understands the road to get there has its share of bumps. Fresh off a season with ScanPlus Baskets Elchingen, a second-tier professional league in Germany, the Malton, Ont. native is determined to do what’s necessary in order to reach his goal. “I want […]

OHL 2017-2018 Season Preview: Western Conference

Erie Otters Division: Midwest Coach: Chris Hartsburg (1st year) 2016-17 Record: (50-15- 3) – 2016-17 OHL Champions Key Additions: Emmett Sproule (C, OHL Priority Selection) Stephane Patry (C)– CHL Import Draft) Alex Gritz (C- trade with Sault St. Marie) Brendan Kischnick (D- OHL Priority Selection) Key Departures: Dylan Strome (C) (Arizona Coyotes) Anthony Cirelli (C)* (Tampa […]

OHL 2017-18 Season Preview: Eastern Conference

This could be a difficult year at times for the Colts. Growing pains with all the young talent could cause for some long nights, but also some very fun games to watch. They should improve on their results last season. There’s nowhere to go but up this year.

Centre Adam Brooks eyes roster spot with Toronto Marlies

One way to draw the attention of any employer is through hard work. That’s the approach Adam Brooks took Sunday morning, as the centre represented one of only two prospects to show up for an optional skate session at Ricoh Coliseum. Though the Winnipeg, Man., native has missed some time this weekend after a seemingly […]

Rowdies’ Portillos refuses to concede career to injury-riddled past

You often hear the word resilience echo across the fabric of sports, but seldom will you encounter an athlete who elevates the term. That’s the case for Tampa Bay Rowdies’ left back Zac Portillos, who refused to allow a pair of serious injuries curtail his professional playing career.

Tigers’ fans come together in the spirit of tradition

LAKELAND, Fla. – Most afternoons in March, Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland could easily be mistaken for any number of places in Michigan. Ask most waiting in line for the gates to open and you’ll hear the cities of Grand Rapids, Detroit, and numerous smaller towns roll off their lips.

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Tigers’ fans come together in the spirit of tradition

Most afternoons in March, Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Fla., could easily be mistaken for any number of places in Michigan. Ask most waiting in line for the gates to open and you’ll hear the cities of Grand Rapids, Detroit, and numerous smaller towns roll off their lips.

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PGA golfer creating hope through charity

PALM HARBOR, Fla. – Athletes are often recognized and admired for their achievements in sports, but sometimes it’s beyond the game where praise is truly warranted. Smylie Kaufman, a professional golfer who has earned his share of success in a series of tournaments, including on both the Web.com and PGA Tour, since turning pro three […]