53 AND 5: THE BEST DAY OF MY LIFE

Robin Brownlee
August 16 2011 02:11AM

For the first 47 years of my life, I never made a fuss about birthdays, be it mine or anybody else's. That changed at precisely 7:11 p.m. on Aug. 16, 2006 when Samuel Charles Robin Brownlee was born.

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THN: OILERS FINISH LAST AGAIN?

Robin Brownlee
August 15 2011 01:39PM

For those of you who care what The Hockey News thinks, the scribes over there are picking the Edmonton Oilers to finish dead-last in the Western Conference in 2011-12.

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NATIONRADIO: THE BIG SHOW

Robin Brownlee
August 12 2011 10:47AM

This is not Lowetide. While the picture above was taken before colour technology was widely available for your trusty Kodak, which would make Allan Mitchell about 39 at the time, it is actually yours truly, circa about 1985 at old Memorial Arena in Kamloops.

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ROB SCHREMP: GLUE FOR ONE-TRICK PONY

Robin Brownlee
August 10 2011 08:54PM

Loving a cocky kid and a good quote, I always hoped things would work out for Rob Schremp in the NHL, but I suspected they would not, which was affirmed today with the announcement Schremp has signed a one-year deal to play lacrosse hockey with Modo of the SEL.

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RADIO GA-GA: 630 CHED DEAL IS DONE

Robin Brownlee
August 08 2011 09:46AM

The Edmonton Oilers and 630 CHED have completed the ink on a new three-year deal that will see the station remain as rightsholder. Included in the package, the debut of Oilers NOW, a renamed version of the "Oilers Lunch" franchise from TEAM 1260, hosted by Bob Stauffer.

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