Sports

Basketball is one of the AUS sports cancelled for the 2020-21 season.

AUS cancels winter sports season

COVID-19 cases continue to rise, gyms temporarily closed in Halifax

1 week ago

Bridget Stevens coaches two of her boxers, John-Michael Forrestall and Andrew Thomas at her gym.

At this Dartmouth boxing gym, it’s ‘community helping community’

Mi'kmaw-owned Tribal Boxing is looking for sponsorship for new free classes for youth

1 week ago

Brandon Brown (left) and Nate Darling (right) working on handling the ball at the Sexton Memorial Gymnasium in Halifax.

Nova Scotia's Nate Darling makes the jump to the NBA

Darling signs with Charlotte Hornets after going undrafted

Nov 20, 2020

Jordan Hoover playing in the Canadian Football League at Edmonton

Football world hopeful amid pandemic, says sports economist

COVID-19 could be just a ‘blip' for the CFL

Nov 19, 2020

Red tape symbolizes zero tolerance towards racism

Diversity and inclusion survey offers advice for Hockey Nova Scotia

Ideas include funds for underrepresented groups, ban on chirping

Nov 19, 2020

Halifax PLAYS participants warm up before a volleyball game on Oct. 21.

Halifax recreational sports up and running after months-long shutdown

Players don't have to wear masks during games, but no celebratory high fives are allowed

Oct 30, 2020

Professional wrestlers brought their sport of spectacle to the Sackville Heights Community Centre on Feb. 29.

Photo essayA family night at the ring

Wrestlers put on a show in Lower Sackville

Mar 5, 2020

Payden Olsen serves in the final 2020 Paralympic sitting volleyball qualifier.

Former university soccer star is heading to the Paralympics for sitting volleyball

Team Canada undefeated at qualifying tournament in Halifax

Mar 5, 2020

Ali Ragab, 18, poses for a photograph at a practice for his basketball team, Halifax Prep.

From Cairo to the court, this 18-year-old basketball player stands out

J.L. Ilsley High School student is making his mark on the basketball court

Feb 26, 2020

The Halifax Mooseheads do yoga to help with mental and physical relaxation before the playoffs in spring 2019.

Hockey and yoga: there is space for both

Aggression is common in men’s hockey and introducing yoga has become part of a larger conversation

Feb 13, 2020