Speaking Of... Team North America

Chris the Intern
August 23 2016 02:10PM


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Connor McDavid will get to practice being captain for an NHL caliber team, when he leads Team North America to a World Cup Championship with the "C" on his chest. There, I said it. 

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Part of The Game

Matt Henderson
August 23 2016 09:00AM

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Two men stand facing each other, possibly with helmets off, adrenaline coursing through their bodies. Gloves hit the ice. Arms reach out. Hands grab onto something, anything. Fists fly for 30 seconds that feel like an eternity before linesmen step in. The crowd cheers louder. The two men skate to the penalty boxes after an obligatory pat on the back. Sticks are tapped along the boards in front of both benches. The game continues on. This is fighting in the NHL.

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Nation Night at Commonwealth

August 23 2016 07:00AM


My friends, today I am here to remind you about what could be the greatest night in Commonwealth Stadium history. Am I overselling this? Hell no. Eskimos games are a great time and they gave us our own section for Friday night's game against the Roughriders and I'm here to invite you all to join us.

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An Opportunity for Zack Kassian to Show His Quality

Jonathan Willis
August 22 2016 04:48PM


People like yours truly tend to complain whenever there’s a weak spot on an NHL team’s depth chart. For actual NHL players with their eyes on moving up the lineup, though, any weak spot represents a golden opportunity.

This fall, the opportunity at right wing is one that Nail Yakupov and Jesse Puljujarvi will seek to exploit, but they won’t be the only ones. Zack Kassian’s major-league career cannot have gone the way he had planned, but he can change the narrative in a substantial way if he starts off well this season.

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A Look at the Condors Schedule

Scott Zerr
August 22 2016 02:50PM


The full 2016-17 schedule for the Bakersfield Condors was released on Monday, but the biggest news when it comes to the calendar will officially be unveiled on Tuesday.

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