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NHL trade tells fans what teams are thinking

Posted on March 11, 2014

By Rob Ficiur Why did the NHL trade deadline consume the sports channels last week (like it does every year)? Through the course of a… Read More »

Canadian hockey gold medals – Same colour, different paths

Posted on March 4, 2014

By Rob Ficiur Twice in one week Canada stood still, waiting, hoping, fearing and then cheering a Gold Medal in Olympic hockey. The early early… Read More »

Sochi Olympics Week 2

Posted on February 25, 2014

By Rob Ficiur Week 2 of the Sochi Winter Olympics created new heroes. I watched events I never knew existed.  Here are some of the stories… Read More »

Sochi Olympics Week 1

Posted on February 18, 2014

By Rob Ficiur Week #1 of the Sochi Winter Olympics has been full of surprises for Canada. By the time this article is printed ,… Read More »

Winter Olympic memories past and future

Posted on February 12, 2014

By Rob ficiur “What do you think of the Olympics so far?” I was asked that question twice on Saturday, Day 2 of the 2014… Read More »

Junior high basketball parents again

Posted on February 4, 2014

By Rob Ficiur This weekend my wife and I were Junior High basketball parents for the first time in ten years. A decade ago (and more)… Read More »

Why do we love/hate to watch coaches temper tantrums?

Posted on January 28, 2014

By Rob Ficiur This week the most common replay on the sports channels was either Vancouver Canucks Coach John Tortorella screaming at Calgary Flames coach… Read More »

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