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"I know he's there" - Bishop-Nriagu says her future success will be due to Fairall

"I know he's there" - Bishop-Nriagu says her future success will be due to Fairall

Melissa Bishop-Nriagu kept every training program coach Dennis Fairall had written for her over the decade the two had worked together.

Quarterback Mike Reilly expected to return to B.C. Lions: team president

VANCOUVER — When the B.C. Lions return to training camp, club president Rick LeLacheur expects star quarterback Mike Reilly to be tossing the football with his teammates.
Canada reviewing NBA plan to play in Toronto amid pandemic

Canada reviewing NBA plan to play in Toronto amid pandemic

TORONTO — The Canadian government is reviewing a proposal from the NBA and the Raptors to play in Toronto amid the pandemic.
NBA draft one of several huge tasks facing the Raptors this month

NBA draft one of several huge tasks facing the Raptors this month

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors have the 29th and 59th picks in Wednesday night's NBA draft, capping the longest and most convoluted pre-draft period in league history.
Calgary Stampeders reduce coaching staff amid pandemic economic pain

Calgary Stampeders reduce coaching staff amid pandemic economic pain

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders coaching staff remains mostly intact for 2021 with the exception of a pair of position coaches. Running backs coach George Cortez and defensive backs coach Joshua Bell will not return because of economic reasons.

York 9 FC names Eva Havaris executive vice-president of strategy and operations

TORONTO — York 9 FC has named Eva Havaris its executive vice-president of strategy and operations/chief of staff.
Montreal Alouettes executives Cecchini, Maciocia both expecting CFL to play in 2021

Montreal Alouettes executives Cecchini, Maciocia both expecting CFL to play in 2021

Montreal Alouettes president Mario Cecchini and general manager Danny Maciocia expect the CFL team to be playing games in 2021. Both Cecchini and Maciocia were brimming with optimism Tuesday during Montreal's state-of-the-franchise videoconference.
Former Maple Leafs captain Rick Vaive tells it like it was — and is — in new book

Former Maple Leafs captain Rick Vaive tells it like it was — and is — in new book

Rick Vaive is finally ready to tell his story — his whole, unfiltered account.
Toronto FC launches mentorship program to connect academy players with pros

Toronto FC launches mentorship program to connect academy players with pros

TORONTO — General manager Ali Curtis calls Toronto FC a big club that operates as a small family.
'Beacon of hope:' Calgary Stampede unveils 2021 poster symbolizing hope, resilience

'Beacon of hope:' Calgary Stampede unveils 2021 poster symbolizing hope, resilience

CALGARY — Lexi Hilderman hopes the dark, storm clouds in the background of the 2021 Calgary Stampede poster are in the past.
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