Tag: NHL

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

It’s January 2022, and the provincial government of Quebec will be meeting with the National Hockey League to discuss the possibility of bringing a professional hockey team back to the city of Quebec for the first time since 1995. In a time whern just seven percent of NHL players are from Quebec, part of the … Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

OHL In A Week: Clarke, Wright Crack NHL Rosters

OHL In A Week: Clarke, Wright Crack NHL Rosters

OHL In A Week is a weekly column by Jordan Jacklin focusing on events surrounding the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). If you’re ever feeling lost when it comes to following the league, you have come to the right place. This week's edition includes spotlighting OHL players that made their NHL team's rosters after successful training … Continue reading OHL In A Week: Clarke, Wright Crack NHL Rosters

Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

In sports, the story of the comeback often goes hand in hand with the collapse. To choke away a lead, or failing to show up when it really matters is always a dramatic/shocking experience for fans to go through, and Canada isn’t short of big collapses in the last twenty years. From hockey and soccer, … Continue reading Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

Top Ten Rivalries In Canadian Sport

Top Ten Rivalries In Canadian Sport

Canada is a sports nation, and as such loves its rivalries with as much passion and excitement as anywhere in the world! With many sports are prominent in Canada such as Hockey, Soccer and Football, and numerous factors that go into making each rivalry in Canada special. It was difficult to pick just ten rivalries, … Continue reading Top Ten Rivalries In Canadian Sport

Kraken Shouldn’t Close the Door on Returning Wright to the OHL

Kraken Shouldn’t Close the Door on Returning Wright to the OHL

Once the surefire fist-overall pick in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft, Shane Wright fell to the Seattle Kraken with the fourth-overall pick. The Kingston Frontenacs captain came into the 2021-22 Ontario Hockey League season with lofty expectations, but fell short of those thanks to a handful of hindrances. As the Frontenacs bowed out of the … Continue reading Kraken Shouldn’t Close the Door on Returning Wright to the OHL

Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

When it comes to the traditional major leagues in North America, Canada often finds itself underrepresented. With the exception of the National Hockey League, Canada has just a combined five teams in the MLB, NBA, MLS and NFL, with Toronto making up three of those teams and no Canadian team in the NFL. While we … Continue reading Adding a Canadian Team to Each Major North American League

Humble and Cultured, Vinzenz Rohrer Ready to be Drafted

Humble and Cultured, Vinzenz Rohrer Ready to be Drafted

Becoming a fan favourite with a junior hockey club is one thing, and it's another to do it in your first season, but after meeting Ottawa 67's forward Vinzenz Rohrer, it's not hard to see why the Austrian import has left a lasting mark on Ottawa, despite playing just one season so far. Rohrer was … Continue reading Humble and Cultured, Vinzenz Rohrer Ready to be Drafted

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Toronto Vs. Boston 

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Toronto Vs. Boston 

It's June 27th, 2022, and we’re well into the MLB season. The Toronto Blue Jays are hosting their American League East rivals, the Boston Red Sox. Boston and Toronto are almost inseparable in the sports world. Not only do they play each other in three major sports leagues, but they are also in fact in … Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Toronto Vs. Boston 

What Could the Senators Get for the 7th Overall Pick?

What Could the Senators Get for the 7th Overall Pick?

Since May 10th when Pierre Dorion and co. found out that the Ottawa Senators were going to be selecting inside the top 10 of the NHL Entry Draft for a fifth consecutive year when their name was announced for the seventh overall pick at the NHL lottery, the biggest question was “what would they do … Continue reading What Could the Senators Get for the 7th Overall Pick?

The Short, but Eventful History of Tim Horton’s Field

The Short, but Eventful History of Tim Horton’s Field

After being a mainstay of Hamilton, Ontario for eighty-four years, the iconic Ivor Wynne Stadium closed its door for the last time in October 2012, and was then demolished in the months that followed to bring about an end of an era of sport in Hamilton. In its exact place, now stands Tim Hortons Field … Continue reading The Short, but Eventful History of Tim Horton’s Field