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The #CFL is launching a @CFLFootballOps twitter account & website to engage & inform fans as well as share information on video reviews & officiating. MORE โžก๏ธ ow.ly/f44O30kv2Sc Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

The @MapleLeafs announced today that the club has agreed to an affiliation with the @NLGrowlers of the ECHL beginning in 2018-19. The Growlers will serve as the Maple Leafs' secondary affiliate and the primary affiliate of the AHL's @TorontoMarlies. #TMLtalk #MarliesLive Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

New @Senators COO Nicolas Ruszkowski has an enormous challenge ahead of him writes @ian_mendes tsn.ca/talent/senatorโ€ฆ Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

The world will unite in North America! #United2026 has officially won the right to host the @FIFAWorldCup! ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | united2026.com Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

๐ŸŒŽ๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #United2026 united2026.com twitter.com/united2026/staโ€ฆ Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Sponsorship spending in the NHL totaled $559M for the 2017-2018 season. Very proud of our team's work to have the Montreal Canadiens currently sitting in 2nd. Never settle, let's go after Pittsburgh for 2018-2019! #GoFXGo lnkd.in/dGRaFY9 #sponsorship #nhl #Effix Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

The @CFL is launching a travelling live show with @BrodieLawson & @DavisSanchez to air on Facebook! MORE โžก๏ธ ow.ly/OLsu30krmJB #CFL Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Good morning from a brilliantly sunny downtown Toronto. Sitting down for a chat with CFL Commissioner @RandyAmbrosie later today. Feel free to send questions for our interview. Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

This yearโ€™s #5toWatch awards show will be hosted by TSNโ€™s @Linz_Hamilton! We are excited for an engaging and fun night celebrating the bright young minds in the #sports #business industry. Mark your calendars for June 21st! Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

MLSE is losing a key senior executive. Chief Commercial Officer Dave Hopkinson, who authored the 800 million dollar Scotiabank naming rights deal, is leaving to run global partnerships for Real Madrid. Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

Fascinating executive move: MLSE Chief Commercial Officer Dave Hopkinson, who has played a huge part in the business success of TFC, Leafs & Raptors, is leaving the company to run Real Madrid's global partnerships business. tsn.ca/mlse-s-top-deaโ€ฆ Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

#Bell quietly launches #TSN Direct, subscription-based streaming service matching #Sportsnet Nowโ€™s monthly fee of $24.99. Looks like theyโ€™re taking advantage of the #FIFA #WorldCup for the launch. Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

4,800 tickets remain for 2018 Grey Cup in Edmonton globalnews.ca/news/4254814/gโ€ฆ Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

We are proud to announce that former #NFL and #NCAA executive and quarterback @OliverLuckXFL has been named the #XFL Commissioner & CEO. Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada

1-ON-1 WITH THE COMMISH: @CFL Commissioner @RandyAmbrosie Ambrosie talks Manziel mania, league's potential expansion to Halifax with @TSNDaveNaylor bit.ly/2kPQ8tu #CFLonTSN Retweeted by #Sportsbiz Canada