This week on the digest, MLS and adidas announce a $700 million extension, the Blue Jays surpass 2 million fans and raise ticket prices, and Glen Abbey’s days could be numbered.
On December 10, 2016, Toronto FC lost in penalty kicks to the Seattle Sounders in their first MLS Cup final appearance, but the season was a major win for both the franchise and Canadian soccer. On average, 1.5 million people tuned into the game on TSN, making it the most-watched MLS game in Canadian history. […]
A weekly digest of the top Canadian sports business news, tweets, and more. All links are curated by hand by the Sports Business Canada team. Posted every Sunday/Monday. Submit your links to firstname.lastname@example.org. End of an Era Last week, Canadian hockey legend Hayley Wickenheiser announced she was retiring after 23 years on the Canadian women’s team and […]