Sunday evening began at 5pm when the Detroit Pistons played a thrilling match against the Denver Nuggets.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2020
The Toronto Raptors have won their first NBA title after defeating defending champions the Golden State Warriors in a nail-biting end to game six.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Just as the screams of history and legacy can make the greats try to play on one leg, nature has a cruel and sudden way of reminding them that even they are mortals.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
The Toronto Raptors came agonisingly close to securing their maiden NBA title, losing 106-105 to the Golden State Warriors.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
Today’s lesson commenceth with the Queen herself. Beyoncé, if you have to ask.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
Kawhi Leonard hit 30 points as the Toronto Raptors took a 2-1 series lead in the NBA Finals over the Golden State Warriors with a 123-109 win.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
A few hundred metres from Nick Nurse’s city centre apartment in downtown Toronto stands Fort York, one of Canada’s most significant historical landmarks, the symbol of the still nascent country’s war of 1812 with the US.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
The Toronto Raptors marked their NBA Finals debut with a convincing 118-109 victory over defending champions the Golden State Warriors.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
Sometime in the next couple weeks, either the Toronto Raptors or Golden State Warriors will proclaim themselves to be world champions.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
While football has rarely before had a decade like this one where two players have been streets out on their own, basketball during the same period hasn’t even had such a contest.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
You know, because of course you know, that I now write a regular feature in the paper on Fridays about hurlers’ hands — injuries and idiosyncrasies, skill sets and skinned knuckles.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
The Milwaukee Bucks staged a fourth-quarter fightback to seize the first game of their Eastern Conference finals against the Toronto Raptors 108-100.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
Longing — wrote Don DeLilo in his opus Underworld — on a large scale, makes history.
Sat, 04 May, 2019
The Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 110-106 to seal a series sweep and become the first team to advance to the second round of the NBA play-offs.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
The Denver Nuggets secured a play-off berth for the first time in six years after a 114-105 win against the Boston Celtics.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
Kemba Walker scored a career-high 60 points for the Charlotte Hornets but it still was not enough to top the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018
Jason Day channeled his inner LeBron James and captured his second PGA Tour event of the season.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
LeBron James is edging closer towards the summit of the NBA all-time top scorers list with 27 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 114-84 win over the Miami Heat.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
LeBron James continued his love affair with the Eastern Conference play-offs as the Cleveland Cavaliers booked their place in the final.
Mon, 09 May, 2016
There’s little in sport as distasteful, as sly and scurrilous sledging, yet little as smile-inducing as a bit of witty in-game trash-talking either.
Tue, 12 May, 2015
Neil Diamond is donating some of this week’s sales from Sweet Caroline to Boston Marathon blast victims after the tune became a source of comfort following the bomb attack.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2013
Back when I met Dave Hopla last March, he told a story which gives an insight into Kobe Bryant.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2013
Thu, 30 Dec, 2004
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