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NBA Mock Draft 2016: Latest Pre-Lottery Projections for 1st-Round Action

Even though Tuesday's lottery will transform the whole first round, there is still time for one more NBA mock draft to provide a reference point for the changes.<p>The recent NBA Draft Combine in Chicago has led to shifts in stock throughout the draft, even if many of the top prospects didn't take …

Drake is building an extravagant mansion in Toronto, complete with a jersey museum and an awards room

It’s safe to assume Drake has more than enough loonies and toonies to spare after his fourth album, Views, went platinum in a week and continues to …

What would happen if the moon suddenly blew up

It's no spoiler to say that in Neal Stephenson's 2015 novel "Seveneves," the moon is destroyed.<p>That's because the opening line reads: <b>"The moon blew up with no warning and with no apparent reason."</b><p>We don't how the moon would suddenly explode in the real world — it's unlikely. But the way Stephenson …

NBA Betting Preview: Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 Odds

The Cleveland Cavaliers remain undefeated in the 2016 NBA playoffs and continue to win in dominant fashion following a 115-84 blowout of the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday.<p>The Cavaliers closed as 11-point home favorites in the series opener, and they are …

7 things you should never do in Yellowstone

Mother Nature is beautiful, but she doesn’t have a voice. She can’t defend herself from overzealous, or uninformed, humans. If she could, she probably would have told the Yellowstone tourists who recently put a baby bison in their car that the calf wasn’t cold—and, instead of helping the animal, …

2016 May 16 - Clouds of the Carina Nebula

<b>Clouds of the Carina Nebula</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> John Ebersole<p><b>Explanation:</b> What forms lurk in the mists of the Carina Nebula? The dark ominous …

Three things we saw when the Raptors won Game 7 | The Star

One play in the fourth quarter told it all:<p>He got isolated on Justise Winslow in front of the Heat bench and he backed him down a bit, twisted and …

Basketball

GoPro timelapse and night vision nestcam capture nature's nest thieves taking four bird eggs and a baby buzzard

Documenting nature isn’t always as cute and fluffy as we’d like it to be, and when it comes to the law of the jungle, the judge occasionally dons his …

Time-lapse Photography

GPS Told This Woman To Drive Into a Lake, So She Did

I have so many questions.<p>Everyone has ended up in some weird places thanks to a "recalculating" GPS, but one woman in Tobermory, Ontario might just take the cake for the worst final destination: the bottom of a lake.<p>According to the <i>Toronto Sun</i>, the 23-year-old — who, for obvious reasons, chose not …

Great Lakes

Breaking down the mythical 'Maya city' discovery

<b>(CNN) —</b> We're all suckers for a great story, and "Teen finds lost Maya city" definitely sounds promising. Throw in some ancient cosmology, a little help from the Canadian Space Agency and some satellite sleuthing, and the movie offers practically write themselves. Sadly, the reality may not be as …

DeRozan scores 34 as Raptors beat Heat 99-91 in Game 5

TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry went from invisible to indispensable for the Toronto Raptors.<p>DeRozan matched a playoff high with 34 …

Gorgeous New Mercury Maps Showcase Planet's Striking Features

A stunning digital model of Mercury unveils the planet's striking landscape, while other new maps provide a closer look at the shadowed northern pole …

Toronto MPP wants an apology from Dwyane Wade, reaches out to NBA

BarDown Staff (@BarDown)<p>Jonas Valanciunas and Hassan Whiteside are both dealing with injuries, but all the attention in the Toronto-Miami series …

Infographic: Stephen Curry dubbed unanimous NBA MVP

The Golden State Warriors put together arguably the most impressive season in NBA history this year, breaking a number of records en route to an …