Beloved West Island teacher passes away

November 21 2019 6:13pm George Springate, a well-known teacher, politician, football player and police officer passed away Wednesday at the age of 81. As Global’s Phil Carpenter explains, Springate’s legacy and the mark he left on the West Island will…

George Springate, a star in football, politics and law, dead at 81

George Springate, a renowned football player, teacher, police officer, judge, journalist and former politician at Quebec’s National Assembly, has died at the age of 81. His illustrious life began in Montreal on May 12, 1938. After studying at Montreal High…

‘I love this team’: Alouettes finalizing deal to re-sign head coach Khari Jones

The Montreal Alouettes have a long shopping list for the off-season, starting with a new contract for head coach Khari Jones. Team president Patrick Boivin says the Alouettes have “every expectation” of re-signing the free-agent coach to a long-term deal. Both parties…

Ottawa Redblacks head into final game of dismal season with 10-game losing streak

The Ottawa Redblacks are getting set to suit up one more time before closing out the most disappointing season in franchise history. The Redblacks (3-14) enter Friday’s game against visiting Montreal riding a 10-game losing streak, the longest of their…

Adarius Bowman announces his retirement from the CFL

Longtime CFL receiver Adarius Bowman has announced his retirement from professional football. “After playing for 10 years in [the] CFL catching passes on the gridiron, I am now moving on to my next phase,” Bowman wrote in a tweet. READ…