Sports Other Sports

Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate their short dance at the world figure skating championships in Helsinki, Finland, on Friday, March 31, 2017. (Ivan Sekretarev/AP Photo)

Virtue, Moir poised for ice dance gold

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir took the ice nearly two hours before the final skaters in Friday’s short program at the world figure skating championships — a two-year hiatus from the sport had dropped them down the world ranking, leading to the early start.

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?