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Sports Roundup – September 26

LOCAL SPORTS Riverside Speedway hosts its first race of the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour season – the Toromont Cat 150. With grandstand capacity limited to just 1250 due to COVID-19 guidelines, tickets sold out in less than three days. Also on the schedule today is the Napa 50 presented by Henry’s Auto Pro […]

Sports Roundup – September 13

LOCAL SPORTS Hantsport’s Cole Butcher raced his way to his third 250-lap feature victory at Scotia Speedworld on Saturday, winning the Jim Hallahan 250 presented by Nova Truck Centres and Lucas Oil. Butcher, who started 15th on the field, worked his way up to the front after the halfway point, taking the lead from Nicholas […]

Sports Roundup – September 12

The Toronto Raptors’ season is over, the defending N-B-A champions done in by turnovers. Jayson Tatum had 29 points while Jaylen Brown added 21 and the Boston Celtics beat Toronto 92-87 to take the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal 4-3. The Celtics move on to face the Miami Heat in the conference finals, while the Raptors […]

Sports Roundup – September 7

John Klingberg scored on the Stars’ first shot, Anton Khudobin stopped all 25 the Golden Knights put on net and Dallas beat Vegas 1-0 in a hard-hitting, defensive Game 1 of the Western Conference final in Edmonton. Klingberg’s goal 2:36 in was all the offence needed. Surprise Vegas starter Marc-Andre Fleury made 24 saves in […]

Riverside International Speedway Tentatively planning Event for September 26th

Management at Riverside International Speedway in James River have announced they are tentatively planning an event for September 26th, pending finalizing a Guest Management plan with provincial Public Health officials.  The province announced last week the 100-acre facility is on a shortlist of four sports stadiums in Nova Scotia being considered for larger gatherings, with appropriate […]

Tremaine Signs with The ECHL’s Newfoundland Growlers

Former St. FX Hockey X-Men Captain Mark Tremaine has signed a contract for the upcoming season with the ECHL’s Newfoundland Growlers, an affliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs. Tremaine made his professional debut as a member of the Growlers last season, appearing in five games, and had one assist before the season was cut […]

Sports Roundup August 16 *Updated 9:35 am*

Cy Harvey of Elmsdale became the inaugural Hot Rod Classics Powered by NTN race winner at Petty International Raceway on Saturday. Harvey took the lead on lap two of the 20-lap feature and held on for the win. Patrick Horne of Lawrencetown finished second and Jim Rankin of Mount Uniacke was third. The top three […]