The Centre of the Universe is under attack again – this time by ESPN – but its federal politicians have come to the rescue.
The sports network recently declared Toronto the worst city in North America for professional sports. It arrived at this finding by ranking and weighting team performance against fan commitment, including the amount of money and emotion fans invest in their teams without results.
When it comes to dressing decently, are we there yet, pop? If you (or your old man) are in need of sartorial savvy, take a page from these real-life model fathers, whose styles range from casual to sleek but are uniformly smart.
Tie Domi joins The Jeff Blair Show with Joey Vendetta to discuss last night’s Game 7, his friend and former teammate, Tomas Kaberle, winning the Stanley Cup, and the progress that needs to come to protect players.
Last Friday, the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins played knowing full-well that things were likely to turn dicey. What resulted was hockey mayhem.
Two weeks ago, during a different Islanders-Penguins game, Islander goalie Rick DiPietro was knocked out by Penguins goalie Brent Johnson. DiPietro suffered injuries as a result and is missing over a month of play. When the teams played again, the hockey code of honor called for retribution on the Islanders’s part. They delivered.
With the NHL’s trade deadline less than four weeks away, you’ll be hearing most, if not all, of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ roster mentioned in rumours. However, if you know what’s good for you, you won’t develop an ulcer or worry yourself sick over any scuttlebutt.