Chris Toman

Chris Toman is VICE Canada's sports editor. 

NHL

Fired Up Parents Proudly Cheer Their Son Trent Frederic's First NHL Fight

The Bruins forward exchanged bombs with the Jets' Brandon Tanev in his NHL debut, and his excited parents fumbled on the celebration with a botched high-five attempt.
Chris Toman
1.30.19
mlb

MLB Investigating Kevin Pillar for Uttering Homophobic Slur at Braves' Jason Motte

Pillar appeared to call Motte a 'faggot' after striking out in Wednesday's loss to Atlanta.
Chris Toman
5.18.17
Baseball

Braves Slugger Freddie Freeman to Reportedly Play for Canada at World Baseball Classic

It's a huge get for a Canadian team that has the daunting task of upsetting either the Americans or Dominican Republic to advance out of the group stage.
Chris Toman
1.11.17
2016 mlb playoffs

Andrew Miller Is So Unfair

Miller's been the MVP of the postseason, striking out 17 of the 28 batters he's faced without allowing a run. He's helped Cleveland take a 2-0 lead over the Blue Jays in the ALCS.
Chris Toman
10.17.16
bautista bat flip

The Jose Bautista Bat Flip Is a Goal Celebration in NHL 17

That's flippin' good.
Chris Toman
7.29.16
NHL

Watch Phil Kessel's Grandma Crush Booze out of the Stanley Cup

Kessel has one cool grandma.
Chris Toman
7.21.16
mlb

J.A. Happ Doesn't Understand Canada's Bagged Milk Situation

You aren't alone, Happ
Chris Toman
7.15.16
NHL

Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies at 88

The Hall of Fame forward and Red Wing great, who ranks second in NHL history in goals scored, died Friday morning at his son's home in Ohio.
Chris Toman
6.10.16
nba playoffs 2016

Dwyane Wade's Stalled Layup Triggers the 'Crying Jordan' Moment of Heat-Raptors Series

Thank you, internet.
Chris Toman
5.10.16
good dogs

Watch This Dog Audition for a Spot in the Raptors' Lineup

Crusoe the Celebrity Dachshund would be a perfect fit in a small-ball lineup.
Chris Toman
5.5.16
Drake

Raptors Hype Man Drake Has No Chill

Drake taunted Rodney Stuckey, and called Paul George scared after the Raptors beat the Pacers in Game 5. He's been the biggest trash-talker in the series.
Chris Toman
4.27.16
Basketball

Police Arrest Alleged 30-Year-Old High School Basketball Player Who Posed as a Teenager

Jonathan Nicola, believed to be 30, played high school basketball in Windsor, Ontario, posing as a 17-year-old.
Chris Toman
4.21.16
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