Team Canada fans cheer on the Canadian Olympic men's hockey team at the Shark Club Sports Bar and Grill in Calgary on Feb. 19, 2014. (Stuart Dryden/Postmedia Network/Files)

Small sports bars could be hit hard

One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar?

Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson takes practice swings Monday, March 13, 2017, in Dunedin, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Donaldson to make debut today

With opening day of the 2017 major league baseball season just two weeks away, Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is ready to return to action.

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Tyler Bozak chases the puck against Detroit Red Wings' Xavier Ouellet during an NHL game on March 7, 2017. (Michael Peake/Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network)

Leafs sneak past Wings

TORONTO — Mike Babcock was asked Tuesday morning whether he has seen his Maple Leafs tighten up as the intensity increases in the march to the playoffs.