Braid previously worked on a part-time basis for a number of teams over the years, including the Flames and Leafs.
We talked to Robert Hiltzik, the lawyer of the woman suing Edwin Encarnacion, and a sports attorney about the lawsuit filed against the Blue Jays slugger.
Kenyan athletes have been stranded in Rio since the end of the Games, with Team Kenya allegedly waiting for "a cheap flight" before bringing them home.
"We have to show the city is bigger than Zika. We can't let the bad news win."
Like the other Olympics before them, Rio 2016 proved that the IOC is blithely indifferent to the waste, corruption, and human wreckage the Games leave in their wake.
The whole Lochte saga started because the police investigated a robbery—something that, for millions of Cariocas, is nearly unheard of in Rio.
Smiths Falls, Ontario, has long been known as a bad news town, plagued by high rates of unemployment. But local golf star Brooke Henderson keeps giving the town something to smile about.
The NCAA fights tooth and nail to make sure football and men's basketball players don't get paid. It also allows campus Olympic sport athletes to keep medal bonuses. Wait, what?
Usain Bolt and Andre De Grasse had a special moment.
Local animal control officials are receiving funds from the Rio Olympics to help capture and humanely take care of stray dogs and cats in the city.
Rio didn't need a new golf course, and most people didn't want one. A billionaire developer worked with the city to build the Olympic Golf Course on protected land anyway.
Julius Yego grew up in a country that prizes long distance running over all other events—so he started watching online videos at a cyber cafe to master the javelin.
To keep their minds healthy, the US men's volleyball team relies on Andrea Becker, a sports psychologist and former standout softball player.
It's a cruel and tragic twist of fate, but the guy will have plenty of time to find tighter-fitting shorts before the next Summer Olympics.
Olympic organizers claimed that they wanted to share Rio's sporting culture with the world. They've changed their mind now that they realized that jeering is part of that culture.
How is badminton more dangerous than the luge?
We caught up with Canadian sporting icon Donovan Bailey, who won the 100-metre race at the Summer Olympics in Atlanta 20 years ago.
The biggest Canadian star at Rio is a teenager who has already won three medals. We met up with her friends and got to know her better.
Aly Raisman, not Gabby Douglas, will join Simone Biles in representing the US in the all-around final on Thursday, and it's an interesting case study in how the new, more objective scoring system is still far from perfect.
Yes, the Olympics are cool, but they also legitimize rowing. So six of one, half a dozen of the other.
The Dime Glory Challenge is the stupidest and most fantastic contest in skateboard history.
Dave Stieb is a building contractor and plays electric guitar. Before that, he was one of MLB's best pitchers and made a triumphant return to the mound in 1998 after a five-year hiatus.
With the hyperbolic megatransfer of Paul Pogba, I hate Manchester United again. It's brilliant.
Olympic hospitality houses were originally intended to be a place for athletes and their families. Now, like with everything else Olympic related, they've become something completely different.