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ICYMI – TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF DEC 12 – DEC 18, 2020
ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF DEC 12 - DEC 18, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | December 18, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Toronto Raptors permitting limited number of fans at Tampa home games

The Raptors’ new temporary venue in Florida plans to sell 3800 seats for regular season games. FULL STORY

NBA Foundation announces first $2M in grant awards for work in Black communities

A 2 million dollar grant will be the first step in NBA’s 300 million dollar plan to create economic opportunities for black communities. FULL STORY

In wake of Cleveland's decision, Blackhawks stay with team name

The Chicago Blackhawks show no sign of changing their name anytime soon. FULL STORY

Indigenous activist pleased to hear Cleveland MLB team plans to drop nickname

Indigenous activist Douglas Cardinal shows support for Cleveland’s decision to change their name. FULL STORY

MLB reclassifies Negro Leagues as major league

The history of the Negro Leagues will be considered as Major League history by the MLB. FULL STORY

Ontario public health examining possibility of NHL restart as COVID-19 lockdown loom

The Provincial government is examining how a Canadian NHL division may take place. FULL STORY

Russia can't use its name and flag at the next 2 Olympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled that Russia will not be able to use its name, flag, and anthem for the next two years in all olympic games and world championships. FULL STORY

Sarah Fuller becomes 1st woman to score in Power 5 football game

Sarah Fuller scored two extra points on Saturday to become the first woman to score in a Power Five conference football game. FULL STORY

ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF DEC 12 - DEC 18, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | December 18, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Toronto Raptors permitting limited number of fans at Tampa home games

The Raptors’ new temporary venue in Florida plans to sell 3800 seats for regular season games. FULL STORY

NBA Foundation announces first $2M in grant awards for work in Black communities

A 2 million dollar grant will be the first step in NBA’s 300 million dollar plan to create economic opportunities for black communities. FULL STORY

In wake of Cleveland's decision, Blackhawks stay with team name

The Chicago Blackhawks show no sign of changing their name anytime soon. FULL STORY

Indigenous activist pleased to hear Cleveland MLB team plans to drop nickname

Indigenous activist Douglas Cardinal shows support for Cleveland’s decision to change their name. FULL STORY

MLB reclassifies Negro Leagues as major league

The history of the Negro Leagues will be considered as Major League history by the MLB. FULL STORY

Ontario public health examining possibility of NHL restart as COVID-19 lockdown loom

The Provincial government is examining how a Canadian NHL division may take place. FULL STORY

Russia can't use its name and flag at the next 2 Olympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled that Russia will not be able to use its name, flag, and anthem for the next two years in all olympic games and world championships. FULL STORY

Sarah Fuller becomes 1st woman to score in Power 5 football game

Sarah Fuller scored two extra points on Saturday to become the first woman to score in a Power Five conference football game. FULL STORY