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Peter Maher Calgary’s Mr. Hockey

Posted on May 6, 2014

By Rob Ficiur After 3162 consecutive games the first (and only) radio voice of the Calgary Flames has retired this week. Sixty four year old Peter… Read More »

Economic slaves want rules changed

Posted on April 29, 2014

By Rob Ficiur During the European Industrial revolution people flooded to the cities to get factory jobs in terrible working conditions. Workers put in long… Read More »

Unexpected playoff season in Toronto

Posted on April 22, 2014

By Rob Ficiur As playoff fever spreads across the land, Toronto fans have an unexpected strain of the fever. On March 13 the Maple Leafs… Read More »

HIstory predicts 2014 Stanley Cup winner

Posted on April 16, 2014

By Rob Ficiur The following statistics from the last 24 years will predict with mathematical certainty who win the championship in June. (The statistics used… Read More »

Can 2014 Blue Jays make the playoffs?

Posted on April 8, 2014

By Rob FiciurWhen the 1994 Major League Baseball season began, who would have predicted that the two time World Series Champion Toronto Blue Jays would… Read More »

NHL trivia quiz

Posted on April 1, 2014

By Rob Ficiur As the NHL’s regular season enters its final week here are a few questions (and a hint or two) to test your… Read More »

Reflections (and ramblings) on basketball provincials

Posted on March 27, 2014

By Rob FiciurThis past weekend across Alberta Basketball Provincials created new champions and entertained fans across the province. Provincial Basketball Fever hit our home Thursday… Read More »

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