I'm not sure if it was invented there, but it is the most popular sport in Canada.
One of the first Canadian sport was invented by the Native Canadians. It was called Lacrosse. Hockey is also a Canadian sport that I believe was invented after lacrosse. It's the most popular sport in Canada.
The sport basketball was invented by a Canadian man. The sport basketball was invented by a Canadian man.
James Naismith is a great Canadian because he invented the sport of basketball. Basketball is considered by some to be the second most popular sport in the world. Note that Naismith was living in Springfield, Massachusetts, when he invented basketball.
Because it was invented in Canada!
The Micmac's patty-whack game of ice hockey was described by Silas Tertius Rand in 1894- they called it tooadijik.
Hockey is an international sport, not exclusive to one country. Many claim that ice hockey, a variant now popular there, was also invented in one of the regions, but there are other conflicting accounts and nobody knows for sure. Suffice to say, it is popular enough to be considered a sport of Canada.
It is the greatest sport ever invented and it should be the most popular sport in every country.
It started as just an indoor sport for the students at Springfield High School. When it became a professional sport it was the most popular sport at the time.
I believe the only sport to be invented in modern day America was Basketball, but I think it was invented by a Canadian living in the US.