Don Cherry’s name removed from WHL’s annual ‘Suits Up’ fundraising games

Months after former hockey broadcaster Don Cherry was embroiled in controversy over questionable comments, the Western Hockey League (WHL) has removed his name from a series of organ donation fundraising games. Related News The third annual “Suits Up” season is…

Ron MacLean in Edmonton for honorary degree from U of A in midst of Cherry controversy

Posted November 19, 2019 2:09 pm Updated November 19, 2019 2:10 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Long-time sports broadcaster Ron MacLean was in Edmonton on Tuesday to receive an honorary…

Accused cenotaph vandal claims it was his “right” to graffiti Toronto memorial

The man arrested and charged in connection with a spray-painted message on a downtown Toronto war memorial claims it was his right to deface the cenotaph. The 33-year-old says he was making a political statement over the firing of Hockey…

Suspect cites Don Cherry’s firing as part of motive behind Old City Hall cenotaph vandalism

A man was charged with two counts of mischief after Toronto’s Old City Hall cenotaph was vandalized on Tuesday. Global News has identified a post from the suspect’s Facebook account claiming responsibility for the vandalism. Jamie Mauracher reports.

Former Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion defends Don Cherry, says ‘he’s not a racist’

Former Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion is defending Don Cherry, saying “he’s not a racist” and that he “could have used some better words” after the hockey commentator was fired from his position as co-host of Coach’s Corner over controversial comments…

How will Don Cherry’s departure affect junior hockey promotions?

November 12 2019 8:09pm The fallout surrounding Don Cherry’s firing is spilling down to junior hockey. Cami Kepke looks at the impact. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp…

Officials ‘disgusted’ as Toronto cenotaph defaced

November 12 2019 6:13pm Less than 24 hours after Remembrance Day, a monument dedicated to veterans was defaced in downtown Toronto. Jamie Mauracher reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) {…