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When drug tests go against your team

Posted on May 3, 2016

By Rob Ficiur The message on my phone said that Blue Jays first baseman Chris Colabello was suspended for 80 games. Two things happened at… Read More »

Conspiracy theories

Posted on April 26, 2016

By Rob Ficiur One of the great things about conspiracy theories is that they never have to prove anything.  Conspirators can ask their questions without… Read More »

Losing the Super Bowl memories

Posted on February 9, 2016

By Rob Ficiur Growing up I hated the NFL. People said those teams were better than my favorite CFL teams. I did not want to believe… Read More »

Canada’s Stanley Cup Drought Part II

Posted on February 2, 2016

By Rob Ficiur In last week’s column I wrote about Canada’s Stanley Cup drought.  Since Canadian based teams account for about 20% of all NHL… Read More »

Why has no Canadian team won the Stanley Cup since 1993?

Posted on January 26, 2016

By Rob Ficiur On Thursday January 20, the NHL standings showed that all sixteen playoff spots were held by US based teams. The last time… Read More »

What to do when sports voting (always) goes wrong

Posted on January 19, 2016

By Rob Ficiur This week NHL all-star John Scott was traded from Phoenix to Montreal and then demoted to the Canadiens’ minor league American Hockey… Read More »

2015 Unpredictables

Posted on January 12, 2016

By Rob Ficiur 2015 got a quick send-off with a swift kick in the back doors, that is for certain. I don’t think they are… Read More »

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