A red and white farewell to CanWNT icons, Sophie Schmidt and Christine Sinclair
A red and white farewell to CanWNT icons, Sophie Schmidt and Christine Sinclair
The dynamic duo will hang up their international cleats after a pair of upcoming friendlies against Australia, the first of which is tonight at 10:30 p.m. ET.
December 01, 2023
The final weekend of the women's soccer season kicks of at the College Cup
The final weekend of the women's soccer season kicks of at the College Cup
The pinnacle of the women’s season, the College Cup, kicks off in mere hours, and by the day’s end, Monday’s national championship match will be set.
December 01, 2023
The second-tier Women’s Championship confirms interest in being part of NewCo
The second-tier Women’s Championship confirms interest in being part of NewCo
The second-tier Women’s Championship (WC) initially rejected NewCo’s proposed governance and funding structure, but then abruptly struck a new deal.
November 27, 2023
The women's College Cup is finally set
The women's College Cup is finally set
The gals’ College Cup, aka soccer’s Final Four, is finally set, and the guys’ is just one round away — so hold off on the manicure until nailbiters give way to natty glory.
November 27, 2023
Who's still standing in the College Cups?
Who's still standing in the College Cups?
The NCAA’s women’s footy stars can’t go too hard at Thanksgiving dinner, because their national quarter-finals kick off a mere 24 hours later.
November 22, 2023
Gotham FC will host a fan-focused celebration after call out by media, fans, and players
Gotham FC will host a fan-focused celebration after call out by media, fans, and players
November 20, 2023
But once the confetti settled, Gotham supporters and players were left wondering if they’d get their fairytale ending: a fan-focused celebration like other pro franchises.
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NHLer Corey Perry’s misconduct firing & Mark Cuban sells the NBA’s Mavs
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NHLer Corey Perry’s misconduct firing & Mark Cuban sells the NBA’s Mavs

November 30, 2023

Happy December Eve!

Content warning: This episode contains brief mention of sexual assault.

Today’s episode of The GIST of It is a deal and no deal duo with co-hosts Ellen Hyslop and Steph Rotz taking on the latest headlines from men’s sports.

First, the gals dig into the news that the Chicago Blackhawks fired NHLer Corey Perry for “unacceptable conduct,” a somewhat surprising move from a team with a history of questionable ethics.

Then after the break, El and Steph chat through a massive NBA deal: owner Mark Cuban is selling the Dallas Mavericks to casino queen Miriam Adelson, netting a multi-billion dollar profit in the process. Sharks gonna shark.


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The road to the College Cup continues in men's and women's soccer
The road to the College Cup continues in men's and women's soccer
The men’s and women’s soccer tourneys are only in their second rounds, but brackets are already busted.
November 17, 2023
NJ/NY Gotham FC wins their first NWSL championship
NJ/NY Gotham FC wins their first NWSL championship
Just one year after finishing last in the league, No. 6 NJ/NY Gotham FC defeated No. 4 OL Reign 2–1 in Saturday’s final, a storybook ending for the first-time NWSL champions.
November 13, 2023
The NWSL signs the largest media deal in women's sports
The NWSL signs the largest media deal in women's sports
fter its three-year, $4.5M CBS deal expires, the league will bag $240M from 2024–2027 thanks to the largest media deal in women’s sports, which will increase annual NWSL media rights from $1.5M to $60M.
November 13, 2023
The Seattle Sounders ownership group is reportedly purchasing the OL Reign
The Seattle Sounders ownership group is reportedly purchasing the OL Reign
The ownership group of MLS’ Seattle Sounders is reportedly in “advanced talks” to finalize a purchase of the NWSL’s OL Reign, which could lead to a significant MLS and NWSL crossover.
November 13, 2023
Updates from the women's field hockey and soccer national tournaments
Updates from the women's field hockey and soccer national tournaments
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The field hockey and women’s soccer national tourneys raged on through the weekend, offering up a few moments that could become our new Roman Empire.
November 13, 2023