Larry Walker joins Derek Jeter in 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame class

Larry Walker has become the second Canadian player to be elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. The Maple Ridge, B.C., native received 76.6 per cent of the vote, surpassing the 75 per cent required for induction in his final year of eligibility by six votes. He joins Ferguson Jenkins as the only other Canadian […]

3 trade deadline moves the Maple Leafs should explore

No team has scored more goals than the Toronto Maple Leafs, who have been redefining what it means to be an offensive juggernaut with each year of the Auston Matthews–Mitchell Marner–William Nylander era. Since that young, explosive nucleus was Voltron’d together — and surrounded, of course, by some puck-pushing defencemen and net-driving weapons, foremost captain […]

Raptors Midway-point Roundtable: Do they need to make a deadline move?

The Toronto Raptors play their 41st game of the season Friday night when they face the Washington Wizards at Scotiabank Arena. That contest marks the exact midway point of Toronto’s 82-game regular season. And with this milestone upon us, Sportsnet has assembled a group of its basketball experts to answer five questions about the club […]

NHL Power Rankings: Deep Thoughts Edition

I was listening to Rick Rubin’s fantastic interview with one of my favourite writers, Andre 3000, on the Broken Record podcast recently, and I got intrigued by the idea that Andre has been challenging himself to say more with fewer words. Naturally, it only made sense to apply that premise to our weekly tour of […]