Sports

Colt Cabana, about to punch Richard Shinary in the… you guessed it.

SportsThe wrestling crowd screamed ‘Beat that Dick!’

WrestleCentre brought scripted, high-flying acrobatics to the Halifax Forum

Feb 1, 2016

Alex Scott competing for Canada in Copenhagen last May

Olympic sportWhy is Halifax such a hotbed for sprint kayaking?

Heading towards the Olympics in Rio, the Canadian elite kayaking squads have a distinctly Atlantic feel.

Feb 1, 2016

National Champions Patrick Chan (left) and Alaine Chartrand

UpdatedChan and Chartrand win national skating titles

Patrick Chan and Alaine Chartrand win the individual competitions at the National Skating Championships.

Jan 22, 2016

Walmsley performing her long program in practice

TrainingWhy are so few skaters coming from N.S.?

Halifax is hosting the National Skating Championships this week, but the province is producing few elite skaters

Jan 21, 2016

Bobbi Cochar wears tiny skates she knit for competitors.

EnthusiasmSuper fan? This woman knits tiny personalized skates

Consider yourself a fan of figure skating? You might not be in the same league as Bobbi Cochar

Jan 19, 2016

Hall of fame Robert Parish talks to a crowd at Saint Mary's University on Saturday

BasketballQ&A: Hall of famer Robert Parish on 21 NBA seasons

The former Boston Celtics big man was in Halifax this weekend. He talks life after basketball, the Golden State Warriors, and not being scared of Charles Oakley.

Jan 18, 2016

Hurricanes players look on during a drill during their training camp in December.

Basketball‘We have to win back the confidence from fans’: Hurricanes GM

It’s a new basketball franchise in Halifax, with a new name, new players and (mostly) new owners---but the same attendance problems.

Jan 13, 2016

Sarah MacNeil: “I don’t think it sets in until after you’re gone that you’re not going to do it again.”

Hockey'I jinxed myself': Injury ends forward's university hockey career

Sarah MacNeil won’t suit up in a Tigers uniform again after crashing into the boards last Saturday

Jan 12, 2016

A woman walks into the Dalplex. More and more women are making use of weight lifting facilities now that machine orientation programs are being offered.

SportsWomen encouraged to lift weights at Dalhousie gym

Strength training essential for women under 25, says trainer

Dec 8, 2015

Levingston has signed former Rainmen point guard Cliff Clinkscales and hasn’t ruled out bringing back more former Rainmen in the future.

WatchHalifax Hurricanes begin training camp

The Hurricanes take over for the Rainmen as Halifax’s team in the National Basketball League of Canada

Dec 4, 2015