Sports News Jan 28 to Feb 3, 2018

Graham off to golf hall

Feb 2, 2018 / 7:30 pm

There will be a distinct Kelowna flavour when the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame welcomes its 2018 class. Kelowna native Gail Graham, a two-time winner on the LPGA...

Our largest team ever

Feb 2, 2018 / 11:50 am

Canada will send 225 athletes and 87 coaches to the Pyeongchang Olympics, its largest-ever delegation for a Winter Games. The Canadian Olympic Committee says...

A Super Bowl super fan

Feb 2, 2018 / 11:46 am

Donald Crisman has more than a half-century of Super Bowl memories behind him, from taking a 24-hour train ride to Super Bowl II to seeing his beloved New...

Owls drop tourney opener

Feb 2, 2018 / 9:15 am

The KSS Owls won't have a chance to play in a fourth straight final at the Interior Savings Western Canada Boys Basketball Tournament taking place at KSS. A...

NFL, true horror stories

Feb 1, 2018 / 7:43 am

A son who saw a police officer hold a gun to his father's head. A husband whose wife was pulled over driving a Bentley. These unsettling scenes are among...

28 doping bans lifted

Feb 1, 2018 / 6:45 am

Twenty-eight Russian athletes had their Olympic doping bans overturned Thursday, throwing the International Olympic Committee's policy on the country into...

Our 'strongest team ever'

Jan 30, 2018 / 12:16 pm

Canada's ambition "to contend for No. 1" at the Pyeongchang Olympics is a shift from the two previous Winter Games, where the publicly stated goal...

Gymnastics abuse probed

Jan 30, 2018 / 11:47 am

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has ordered a criminal investigation into claims that former doctor Larry Nassar abused some of his victims at a Texas ranch that was the...

Strong start for Shephard

Jan 29, 2018 / 1:16 pm

In just his rookie season with the UBC Thunderbirds men’s basketball team, former KSS Owl Grant Shephard is having an impact. He’s played in 18...

Explosive team debate

Jan 29, 2018 / 6:42 am

A proposed name for a prospective CFL team in Halifax is touching off an explosive debate on social media. On Twitter, CFL in Halifax pitched the idea of...

Federer wins 20th big title

Jan 28, 2018 / 4:54 pm

As Roger Federer cried while accepting his 20th Grand Slam title, Rod "Rocket" Laver took a chance to snap a picture for posterity. Federer has won...