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Cubs hope to pick up more players from SE Alberta

Posted on January 14, 2015

By Ryan Dahlman Southern Alberta Newspapers Medicine Hat Cubs' Junior B hockey is more than just alive, it’s thriving. With crowds generally averaging about 400… Read More »

Why Canadians love the World Junior hockey championship

Posted on January 14, 2015

By Rob Ficiur This past week Canada celebrated a Gold Medal victory in the World Junior Hockey championship.  Why do Canadians love this junior tournament?… Read More »

Positives in the 2014 CFL season

Posted on December 9, 2014

By Rob FiciurThe 2014 CFL season was marred by quarterback injuries.  Only the Ottawa Redblacks Henry Burris started all eighteen games for his team. The… Read More »

Lolyal Royals fan reflects on World Series run

Posted on December 3, 2014

By rob FiciurDarryl Sauer was one of the few Southern Albertans who has been a lifetime Kansas City Royals fan. Why would a teenager in southern… Read More »

World War II veterans and sports

Posted on November 25, 2014

By Rob Ficiur Last week I profiled seven World War 1 Veterans who were (or would be) sports celebrities of the day. World War 2 had… Read More »

World War I soldier athletes

Posted on November 18, 2014

By Rob Ficiur The Great War (now called World War 1) began July 28, 1914. The conflict broke out with the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand… Read More »

Ell invited to Oilers celebration

Posted on November 4, 2014

By Rob FiciurOn the opening night of the 2014-2015 NHL season, the Edmonton Oilers celebrated the 30th anniversary of their first Stanley Cup championship. Invited to… Read More »

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