Canadian sports

Man of the hour

After over 1,600 games in both the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League, Winnipeg native Mike Keane finally had his jersey retired to…


The spoils of victory

Feb. 6, 2011 will go down in my personal history as one of the greatest days ever. This was, of course, the day in which…


From the vault

From the Vault is both a cheap excuse to highlight interesting stories from the past and a celebration of times gone by. Just as the…


Decade to remember

It’s hard to believe that we’re already 10 years into the new millennium. Since we’re on the cusp of a new decade in sports history,…


Athlete’s Angle

Over the past decade, the NHL has taken the game in the right direction: attendance and TV ratings are up, the video replay system is…


Cost of new Bomber stadium skyrockets

New estimates are pegging the cost of the new Blue Bomber stadium at over $160 million, a significant increase from the $115 million originally announced….


Forward progress

For the second year in a row, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers failed to qualify for the CFL playoffs, increasing their Grey Cup drought to twenty…


One great game

Blue Bomber fans had a lot to be thankful for late Thanksgiving Monday, especially those who decided not to pack it in early. On the…


Bomber blues

As a hardcore sports fan, I bleed my team’s colours. I’ve come to understand the darker side of sports fanaticism very well. Following a sports…