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The @TorontoArgos have gone from the very bottom to fighting for the Grey Cup. @Armstrongcbc talks to CEO Michael Copeland about the climb Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Earlier this year, we analyzed @CFL's audience. Here's what we learned ➡️ bit.ly/2tjBLkF #GreyCup #ArgosFootball #GoStampsGo #smsports

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Avg of 1.5 million watched East Final & avg of 1.4 million watched West Final on Sunday. Total reach: almost 6 million 🇨🇦s. Viewership of Eastern/Western Finals grew +115% in #Toronto/GTA market. In case anyone is still questioning if The Six likes football. #CFL #sportsbiz twitter.com/CFL_PR/status/… Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

The CFL’s Eastern and Western Finals grew 19% with total viewers on the two networks over last year, with almost 6 million Canadians watching some or all of the finals.cfl.ca/2017/11/21/1-4… #CFL Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Calgary city council has voted in favour of spending upwards of $2 million to continue exploring bid for 2026 Olympics. @CBCOlympics Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

For sports fans in 🇨🇦, @PlayersTribune is debuting a new Q+A show tonight, exclusively on Twitter. #VerifiedTBT airs Mondays at 7:30pm ET. Tonight's guest: @ajgreen_18 #GoLive twitter.com/i/events/92831… Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

The @CFL continues to innovate with Twitter. Check out everything happening at #GreyCup week in Ottawa blog.twitter.com/official/en_ca… Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Near sellout two hours from kickoff in Toronto. Spectacular. @CFL @CBCToronto twitter.com/sportsbizcanad… Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport. Get our top 10 insights from #PTSE10 ➡️ bit.ly/2zSCY5C #sportsbiz

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Have been told, unofficially, that fewer that 3,000 tickets remain for East Final. How cool would a sellout be? #ArgosFootball #CFL Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Excited to announce to Twitter-verse that the first ever student-led Sports Business Conference in Atlantic Canada is coming to @UNB! In March 2018, we will showcase all that is #sportsbiz in this great region #BeAGameChanger 🔴⚫️ Visit UNBSBC.com for more info Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada