Malcolm KellyMalcolm Kelly is a 33 year sports and news journalist who has covered all of the major pro and amateur sports in Canada through a career that has included newspaper, internet and broadcast experience. He is a best-selling author and the founder of a graduate sports journalism program at one of the nation's leading colleges. His favourite number is 28.
Bell and MLSE chairman Larry Tanenbaum announced Wednesday that they have purchased the Toronto Argonauts and will relocate the CFL team to BMO Field. The Argos can start play at the lakefront soccer stadium as early as next season, pending renovations to accommodate football. more »
Toronto Argos defensive end Ricky Foley is "sick" of the attention the Maple Leafs and Raptors get, while the city treats his league, the Canadian Football League, like "poo," the player tweeted on Wednesday. more »
When Canadian cyclist Monique Sullivan competes at the Pan Am Games, she will wear a helmet with art designed and painted by Joel Jamieson, a teen who recently received a kidney transplant. It's part of the Helmets for Heroes program, which pairs elite athletes with youths suffering serious illnesses. more »
Amid allegations of human rights abuses, activists are pressuring corporate sponsors to push for changes to the work and living conditions of 1.5 million South Asian labourers building venues for the Qatar World Cup in 2022. more »
Defending women's champion Maria Sharapova advanced Monday at the French Open, but had to work a lot harder against 50th-ranked Kaia Kanepi than the scoreline of her 6-2, 6-4 first-round win suggested. more »