Social Media Lead
Tanya Casole-Gouveia is a social butterfly based in Toronto.
Latest from Tanya Casole-Gouveia
We're not 'Kawhi-ing,' you're 'Kawhi-ing'
When a moment happens that unites a country there will be replays, opinion pieces, and analysis. There will also be memes.
Maybe Leafs should've taken 'Drake curse' advice from Italian soccer club
The "Drake curse" reared it's ugly head yet again, only this time Italy's A.S. Roma decided to take matters in their own hands. The soccer club has banned all players from taking photos with the Canadian and Grammy award-winning artist following the worst defeat in recent history by a team in the French league.
When fans attack: 6 times sports fans got REALLY into the game
Major League sports teams rely on passionate fans to cheer them to success and to boo their opponents to defeat. But sometimes fans can get carried away and instead of merely watching the action, they become part of it.
Nike ad featuring Serena Williams, Caster Semenya tackles gender politics head on
Nike unveils follow-up to Colin Kaepernick 'Dream Crazy' ad featuring Serena Williams, 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya, snowboarder Chloe Kim and fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. The ad is an ode to barrier-breaking women in sport and aims to flip the script on gender stereotypes.
Nike 'wardrobe malfunction' causes stock and memes to drop
Duke star Zion Williamson, the potential first overall pick in this June's NBA draft, was not seriously injured after exploding through his Nike shoe 33 seconds into Wednesday's NCAA game between his Blue Devils and the North Carolina Tar Heels.
Errant pucks and a flippin' bobsled led to these OMG moments
Two errant hockey pucks and one bobsled that couldn't decide if it was flipped or upright led to these OMG moments this past weekend.
Toronto Maple Leafs are just like the rest of us
For their annual outdoor practice at Nathan Phillips Square, the Toronto Maple Leafs surprised commuting Torontonians by riding the subway to practice — just like a regular person, but in full hockey gear.
Study, train, become viral sensation: All in a day's work for this UCLA gymnast
If you take a scroll through the #gymnastics tag on Instagram, you are sure to come across at least one video featuring 21-year old UCLA student-athlete-turned-viral-sensation, Katelyn Ohashi. Last year, her Michael Jackson inspired floor routine went viral, garnering more than five million views on YouTube. But that's nothing compared to the views she's racking up with her recent perfect 10 floor routine at a meet last Sunday.
'Drake, can you not?' @champagnepapi getting a bad rap from sports fans
The singer posted a video wearing an Alabama Crimson Tide hoodie and some fans blame the "Curse of Drake" for being the reason the team lost the NCAA championship on Monday Night.
Finnish hockey stick company gets cheeky with twig offer to Canada's Noah Dobson
It's kind of like the opposite of adding insult to injury. That's sort of what a Finnish hockey stick manufacturer did when it tweeted out a photo of one of its hockey sticks with a note to Team Canada world juniors player Noah Dobson.
Skater Gabrielle Daleman opens up about struggle with mental health
Canadian figure skater Gabrielle Daleman posted on social media a detailed account of her struggles with mental health.
Here's how Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won 2018
They started off with a bang in February at the Olympics and haven't let up since. Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are Canada's sweethearts and they just won 2018. Prove us wrong.
Seattle Starbuckaneers and other poor choices for the new NHL team name
With a new team in the NHL, social media is buzzing with potential team names. Some are Seattle-centric, others are an ode to a simpler time. Here are some names that are getting a lot of attention online.
NFL cheerleader takes a knee during American anthem
The #TakeAKnee campaign started by Colin Kaepernick in August 2016 in protest of police brutality against people of colour. He may have found another supporter as a yet-to-be-named San Francisco 49ers cheerleader took a knee during the playing of the U.S. national anthem on Thursday.
Transgender Canadian woman sets off debate after winning cycling world championship
Dr. Rachel McKinnon is the first transgender woman to win a world championship after she finished first at the UCI Track Cycling World Championship on Sunday.