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Canadian Elite Basketball League striving to be more than a 'shoestring business'

Frustrated with the National Basketball League of Canada's inability to become more than "a shoestring business," Niagara River Lions owner Richard Petko is aiming to create something better with the help of former CFL receiver Mike Morreale.

Too old for alpine? Kevin Drury is just getting started in ski cross

Nearly four years and 36 World Cup appearances later, the decision to switch from alpine to ski cross is finally paying dividends for Toronto's Kevin Drury.

Canadian snowboarders descend on Vail for prestigious Burton U.S. Open

The world’s top snowboarders descend on Vail, Colo., this week for the Burton U.S. Open. In its 36th year, the longest-running event in snowboarding has earned the reputation as the most coveted title in the sport.

Canadian-Austrian sibling rivalry gets heated at Red Bull Crashed Ice final

Tensions ran high between a pair of siblings in the men's final at the Red Bull Crashed Ice event in Finland on Saturday, leading to two penalties and a frustrating result for Canadian Kyle Croxall.

'Sky isn't falling' despite Oilers' 1st-half struggles

The Edmonton Oilers are toiling near the bottom of the NHL standings with a record of 17-20-3 and will have their work cut out for them if they hope to get back into the playoff mix. Oilers Radio Network analyst Bob Stauffer spoke to CBC Sports, detailing the team's problems while also offering hope.

Slopestyle skier Evan McEachran's breakthrough moment could lead to the Olympics

After four years of consistently reaching finals without a medal to show for his efforts, slopestyle skier Evan McEachran of Oakville, Ont., decided it was time to shake things up.

Erik Guay wishes he had just 'stayed at home' to deal with back injury

Erik Guay says he regrets competing at the alpine World Cup event in Val Gardena, Italy, this weekend, admitting afterwards that he "should have stayed at home" to deal with a lingering back injury.

Heather Moyse takes big step in bobsleigh comeback

Canadian bobsledder Heather Moyse took a big step towards returning to competition by approaching her personal-best push time during a training session in Calgary on Wednesday.

CFLer Tevaughn Campbell crosses over to rugby 7s

He once thought the sport was "crazy," but Tevaughn Campbell is now hooked on rugby sevens and the CFL free agent is looking to crack Canada's national team.

Something familiar: Canadian athletes remember Gord Downie

As the country pays tribute to Gord Downie after his death, a few well-known Canadian athletes share their fond memories of the Tragically Hip frontman.