Sports Quick Hits: July 8th, 2021
⚽️Soccer: As Team Canada gets ready to say hello to Tokyo, living legend Diana Matheson is saying goodbye. After 18 years and 206 international games, the three-time Olympian, best known for her during the London 2012 Games, yesterday. So long, Diana, and thank you.
- Phoenix set an NBA Finals record with 25 consecutive made free throws and Chris Paul became the first player since Michael Jordan to notch 30 points and eight assists in a finals debut. Decent company.
🏈CFL: False alarm, folks. After scaring diehard fans with talks of a possible merger with the Dwayne Johnson–led XFL, the CFL has announced they’ve . It’s cool, we were kind of confused by it anyway. Onwards and upwards: after a year off, the new season starts August 5th.