John ChickAlmost as cynical as a Toronto sports fan can get, John Chick has been around the NBA and other sports in one capacity or another for a decade, working at outlets such as Metro News Canada, Sun Media and TSN. He blogs on the NBA for CBCSports.ca and wishes Charles Oakley still played.
The Web.com Tour announced Wednesday that Stephen Curry, who recently won his second NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors, will play in the Ellie Mae Classic. The event at TPC Stonebrae runs from Aug. 3-6. more »
LaVar Ball has brought his Big Baller Brand from the basketball court to the wrestling ring. The outspoken father of NBA draft No. 2 pick Lonzo Ball showed up with the newly minted Los Angeles Laker and another son, 15-year-old LaMelo, for a live segment on Monday's "WWE Raw" in Los Angeles. more »
Marc-Edouard Vlasic, who won gold at the 2014 Sochi Games, didn't hold back his feelings when addressing the NHL's stance the Olympics in Pyeongchang. Simply put, if the NHL doesn't allow its players to participate, the San Jose Sharks defenceman will "feel hatred towards" the league. more »