Cbc Sports

CBC Bet $80 Million On The Olympics And Lost

Barry Kiefl | Posted 04.25.2017 | Canada Business
Barry Kiefl

When Rogers swooped in and paid billions for the NHL, the dazed CBC responded like a concussed defenceman. To compensate, CBC acquired the rights to the 2014 Sochi and 2016 Rio Olympics and even before the 2016 games were in the books, the public broadcaster agreed to pay the IOC until 2024.

CBC Needs To Stop Giving Animal Cruelty Airtime

Peter Fricker | Posted 07.12.2016 | Canada Living
Peter Fricker

The CBC, as our national public broadcaster, should presumably reflect modern Canadian values, but when it comes to its coverage of the Calgary Stampede, it chooses to ignore the values of the majority of Canadians who are opposed to rodeos.

WATCH: B.C. Gold Medallist's New Role In Sochi

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It's been four years since Ashleigh McIvor burst onto the national stage at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, racing to gold in ski cross. ...

Bell, CBC Team Up For Olympic Bids

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Bell Media has found a new partner in the CBC as it prepares to bid for the Canadian broadcasting rights to the 2014 and 2016 Olympic Games....