Wray Morrison

Wray Morrison: Reality

By Wray Morrison January 20, 2017 - 9:39am Updated: January 20, 2017 - 9:39am

When Darian Durant's playing rights were traded to Montreal last week, we knew a contract between the Alouettes and Durant was just a formality.

But when the Alouettes...

Wray Morrison: Raines in under the wire

By Wray Morrison January 19, 2017 - 12:01pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 12:01pm

I realize I echo what most of Canada is thinking, but I'll say it anyway: It was great to see Tim Raines be inducted in to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Thanks, Captain...

Wray Morrison: Canadian teams' emerging superstars could spell playoff win for NHL

By Wray Morrison January 18, 2017 - 10:47am Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:48am

While those in the NHL's New York head office would never tip their hand on this topic, one would have to believe the league is thrilled with the prospect of a larger Canadian...

Wray Morrison: N.F.L.A.

By Wray Morrison January 12, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:13am

All is right with the NFL universe again. In 2015, America's second-largest city didn't have a National Football League franchise. It now appears Los Angeles will have two...

Wray Morrison: The beautiful buck

By Wray Morrison January 11, 2017 - 10:49am Updated: January 11, 2017 - 10:49am

Money has trumped quality in soccer's worldwide showcase.

On Tuesday FIFA announced that the World Cup will expand from 32 to 48 nations in 2026. 80 matches, as compared...

Wray Morrison: CFL should branch out in next TV deal

By Wray Morrison January 10, 2017 - 10:31am Updated: January 10, 2017 - 10:31am

The Canadian Football League needs to be proactive when it comes to over-the-air television rights in this country. (Let's exclude social media and what it may or may not do...

Wray Morrison: Hockey's code of violence

By Wray Morrison January 9, 2017 - 8:43am Updated: January 9, 2017 - 8:43am

My facetious side comes to the forefront again today, as I am still pursuit of a hard copy of hockey's code.   Winnipeg Jets star Patrick Laine is out with a concussion after...

Wray Morrison: Pay The Man

By Wray Morrison January 6, 2017 - 12:30pm Updated: January 6, 2017 - 12:30pm

Sportsnet's Arash Madani tweeted that the Riders extended a contract offer to Darian Durant earlier this week. As expected the report triggered varying opinions about Darian...

Wray Morrison: Shooting for victory

By Wray Morrison January 5, 2017 - 11:23am Updated: January 5, 2017 - 11:23am

Less than a month ago, after watching the MLS final between Toronto FC and Seattle, I stated that penalty kicks were no way to decide a championship.

The exact same...

Wray Morrison: Tortorella benefits from more than defence in Columbus

By Wray Morrison January 4, 2017 - 11:13am Updated: January 4, 2017 - 11:13am

What is the deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets?

The team finished six games below .500 and twenty points out of a playoff spot last season. Now, the Blue Jackets are...

Wray Morrison: What in the World?

By Wray Morrison January 3, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: January 3, 2017 - 11:09am

I couldn't help but notice some empty seats at the Bell Centre for last night's World Junior Hockey Championships quarter-final between Canada and the Czech Republic.   There...

Wray Morrison: The good and bad of sports in 2016

By Wray Morrison December 21, 2016 - 12:17pm Updated: December 21, 2016 - 12:18pm

The best ideas are stolen. So with that, I'm stealing an idea from colleague and friend Murray Wood.

In a rip-off of "Who's hot, who's not", here is what was "Good and...