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Jordan Brand Invitational’s First Game Showcased Basketball’s Future

  By Avry Lewis-McDougall Remember the BioSteel Classic? Well High School basketball showcase events in Canada are picking up even more steam. To kick off NBA All Star Weekend, the first ever Jordan Brand Invitational showcase event with four of […]

Dear NHL

Hey NHL what’s up. Avry here. I have to commend you for attempting to shake up the All Star Game format by turning it into a four division three on three tournament with fan selected captains, it’s bold and the […]

Boxing Day Classic Goes Toronto’s Way

(image courtesy: Christian Bonin / TSGphoto.com) By Avry Lewis-McDougall Boxing Day is usually a day to get over the turkey comas and trample your fellow man by racing into a Best Buy at 7 AM for cheap flat screen TV’s but […]

The holidays with the Marlies and IceCaps

(image credit: Christian Bonin / TSGphoto.com) By Avry Lewis-McDougall The last time I wrote about the Toronto Marlies they were one of the hottest teams in the AHL and showed no signs of slowing down, and guess what? Nothing has […]

A Gigantic Night For Africa

By Avry Lewis-McDougall On a night in which the Toronto Raptors would clash with the best team in the NBA in the form of the unbeaten Golden State Warriors it was also a nigh to honour the legacy of one […]

Why you should be watching the Toronto Marlies

(Photo credit: Christian Bonin /TSGphoto.com) By Avry Lewis-McDougall Oh the weather outside if frightful and the Leafs aren’t so delightful. Something something something. the Marlies record is 15-5-1, 15-5-1, 15-1!!! I’m sorry but my one and only attempt to make this […]

The 14th Title

  By Avry Lewis-McDougall There’s something that we waited 10 years to see rain down on a podium after a Grey Cup. Green and Gold confetti. We got that with the Edmonton Eskimos taking their 14th Grey Cup title by […]

Blades and Furies split the weekend

  By Avry Lewis-McDougall Its that time of year again when the leaves change colours,  the weather gets colder and Canadian Women’s Hockey League action returns to rinks across Canada and the US! This past weekend the 9th season of […]

Marlies take the first two

((Photo credit: Christian Bonin/TSGphoto.com) By Avry Lewis-McDougall What’s the best way to start your new season? Why win both of them of course! Such was the case for the Toronto Marlies with their first weekend sweep of the season over […]

Back to work at Ricoh as the season begins

By Avry Lewis-McDougall The Sheldon Keefe era for the Toronto Marlies is underway and right from the first day with his final roster on Tuesday for the start of the 2015-16 he had his players going through the paces at […]