Sports

  • Nearly Perfect

    Desmarais’ Return Leads to Victory

    Having a healthy roster never felt as good as it did Thursday night when the Concordia Stingers men’s basketball team devoured the McGill Redmen in explosive fashion. The win marked the return of Stingers’ guard Kyle Desmarais, sidelined for months due to injury.

  • Back on Track

    After Humiliating Loss to McGill, Stingers Bounce Back Against UQAM

    On Saturday, facing a team that had won their last five games, the Concordia’s women’s basketball team beat the Université du Québec à Montréal Citadins at the Concordia Gym and showed why they’re considered among the best teams in the country.

  • A Rough Start

    Women’s Basketball Come out Flat Against McGill

    The Concordia Stingers women’s basketball team appeared to be in holiday mode as they were nowhere to be found in Thursday’s blowout loss to the McGill Martlets.

  • Why Are the Stingers Struggling?

    ConU’s Sports Teams Are Having Trouble Finding Success. Here’s How th­e Athletics Department Plans to Make Strides. Sort Of.

    Concordia’s varsity sports teams are struggling nearly everywhere you turn.

  • ‘Tis the Season (For Workouts)

    Check Out Montreal’s Indoor Fitness Options

    During this city’s winter freeze, the streets fall silent and the sidewalks become narrow paths carved out by footprints laid down since the most recent snowfall. Montrealers seem to hibernate around this time of year, building up their reserves and waiting for the coming terrace season.

  • PERFORM Centre, One Year Later

    Concordia’s Research and Athletics Centre Gaining Ground

    From the outside, Concordia’s PERFORM Centre looks like your everyday gym, but inside is a research and community-based complex that is looking to break new ground in the field of health.

  • The Pressure Is On

    The Stress of Shootouts and Penalty Shots in Hockey

    From the gruesome skating, the body-checks along the boards and the battles for the puck—playing a hockey game is always physically draining.

  • Locked Out?  Play On!

    Montreal Arenas Offer Ice Time for Hockey-Starved Players

    It’s that time of the evening. You’re at the point where you want to invite your friends over to watch the hockey game with some pizza and beer. There’s just one problem.

  • Rich Franklin, Company Man

    UFC Fighter Nears the End of a Career Marked by Losses

    Rich Franklin was a company man. I can’t think of any other way to eulogize Franklin’s career as an Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter.

  • Four In a Row

    Stingers Remain Undefeated with Win over Martlets

    A fast start and a strong finish is how the Concordia Stingers women’s basketball team recorded their fourth win of the season, defeating the McGill Martlets 72-62 at the Concordia gym last Saturday.