1. Playoffs Another Brick in the Road in Stars Return to Contender Status

    Returning to the Stanley Cup playoffs after missing out the past five seasons has put a smile back on the faces of Dallas Stars fans...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 3 months ago 138 reads 0 comments

  2. Kurt Zouma's Anticipated Transfer to Chelsea Will Wait Until Summer

    The transfer gossip has seen its share of Kurt Zouma to Chelsea traffic for over a month now. It had appeared that a January move for the French defender was on the books, but ...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 6 months ago 738 reads 0 comments

  3. Arsenal's Emmanuel Frimpong Is a Rumoured Saint-Etienne Loan Target

    Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has made his way into the January transfer talk. The defensive midfielder's name has been thrown around as a potential loan target for Saint-Etienne...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 7 months ago 1,245 reads 2 comments

  4. Nazem Kadri of the Maple Leafs: Is His NHL Career at a Crossroads?

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have been looking for a true first line center since Mats Sundin last skated in the blue and white. Many felt their search was over when the Leafs drafted Nazem Kadri with the seventh overall pick in the 2009 draft...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 7 months ago 6,675 reads 128 comments

  5. Can Saint-Etienne Hold Off Chelsea and Arsenal Pursuit of Kurt Zouma

    The rumors surrounding Saint-Etienne man-child Kurt Zouma have been swirling for quite some time. Despite the continued advances from Premier League teams, ASSE has been able to keep the talented defender in the fold...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 8 months ago 896 reads 2 comments

  6. Maple Leafs Captain Dion Phaneuf Is Toronto's Most Polarizing Figure

    When you play hockey in Toronto, the spotlight burns brighter than in other cities. For this and other reasons, views on the Maple Leafs and their players vary across the spectrum...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 8 months ago 1,045 reads 27 comments

  7. Toronto Maple Leafs' Offseason Additions Making Presence Felt Early

    The Toronto Maple Leafs spent the offseason looking to build on their playoff berth from the lockout-shortened season. The additions came through trades and free-agent signings, while the team also dumped some salary through buyouts...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 10 months ago 3,492 reads 45 comments

  8. Saint-Etienne's Aubameyang Set to Spurn Newcastle for Borussia Dortmund

    AS Saint-Etienne completed their most successful campaign of the last few decades with the help of talented striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 3,119 reads 10 comments

  9. NHL Draft That Led the Way for the Maple Leafs Playoff Drought

    The NHL draft is fast approaching and with it comes a sense of excitement regarding the future prospects of each team...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 2,759 reads 7 comments

  10. Laurent Blanc Should Consider Formation Change for PSG

    PSG made their first major move of the summer as they announced Laurent Blanc as manager this week. Blanc comes with a solid resume and a hero status among many in France...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 2,386 reads 3 comments

  11. What Moves PSG Needs to Make to Answer Monaco's Early Summer Dealings

    PSG accomplished quite a bit in year two of their "project". Ligue 1 champions and a valiant showing in the Champions League final eight showed they were more than an open checkbook...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 1,390 reads 3 comments

  12. Liverpool Chasing Future Star in Saint-Etienne Defender Kurt Zouma

    Saint-Etienne knew there were going to be several clubs knocking on their door this summer. Star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is one of the hottest commodities thought to be on the market this summer...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 7,350 reads 12 comments

  13. Ligue 1 Duo Interested in Bringing Arsenal's Gervinho Back to France

    Rumors that appears to be music to many Arsenal supporters' ears are circulating surrounding a move back to France for Gervinho ...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 1,482 reads 1 comments

  14. This Surprise Team Will Beat PSG to Ligue 1 Title Next Season

    This past weekend saw the end of the Ligue 1 season. With the curtain drawn on 2012-2013, all eyes are now focused on the summer movements and next season...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 912 reads 0 comments

  15. Ligue 1 Final Week Has Plenty on the Line for Several Clubs

    The Ligue 1 season comes to a close this week. We have seen PSG claim the title and send David Beckham off in style. Even with the title sewn up, there are still some story lines to keep an eye on...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 219 reads 2 comments

  16. Radamel Falcao to Monaco What It Would Mean for Ligue 1

    The first major curveball of the summer transfer season may have been thrown over the last week as reports suggest in-demand Radamel Falcao was set to sign with AS Monaco ( Metro) ...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 2,933 reads 0 comments

  17. Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Was His First PSG Season a Success?

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrived at PSG with the brightest of spotlights focused squarely on him. Being a star of Ibrahimovic 's caliber comes with extreme expectation from fans and the media...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 3,914 reads 7 comments

  18. Liverpool Interest in Menez and Gameiro Provides Summer Quandary for PSG

    When discussing transfers, most of the talk surrounding Paris Saint-Germain centers on who is coming in rather than those exiting. With a roster full of talent, there will no doubt be an exodus to make room for the new purchases this summer...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 3,276 reads 0 comments

  19. PSG Target Etienne Capoue Attracting Interest from Inter Milan

    Etienne Capoue has attracted a lot of attention over the last year. The persistent speculation over potential transfers has seen him linked with Arsenal ( SkySports ) among others...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 849 reads 1 comments

  20. Unknown Ligue 1 Players on Verge of Major Transfers

    Every transfer season, there is an exodus of talent from Ligue 1. Many of the players who make a move to other leagues have been the center of persistent rumors and speculation...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 501 reads 0 comments

  21. What Another PSG Summer Spending Spree Means for Ligue 1

    Every summer transfer season begins with excitement as rumors fly linking players and clubs. As the ink of the signatures dry, media and fans begin the dissection of every move and the effect on the club and the league as a whole...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about 1 year ago 1,106 reads 0 comments

  22. Saint-Etienne Coupe De La Ligue Win Brings Life Full Circle for This Fan

    The 32-year wait for additional silverware ended for Saint-Etienne fans. Over the weekend, ASSE defeated Rennes in the Coupe de la Ligue final to end the historic club's major trophy drought...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about over 1 year ago 336 reads 1 comments

  23. Edinson Cavani to PSG Rumors Beginning to Pick Up Steam

    With the money PSG has shelled out the last two seasons, it is no surprise to see the list of high-priced players linked with them...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about over 1 year ago 198 reads 5 comments

  24. Roadmap for Ligue 1 to Follow to Become Europe's Top League

    Ligue 1 has spent years looking up to the leagues around it. Long considered a secondary league, Ligue 1 is hoping for a renaissance of sorts to lift it to the status the EPL and La Liga currently enjoy...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about over 1 year ago 430 reads 0 comments

  25. PSG Eyeing Potential Injection of French Blood over the Summer

    PSG are set to go on another spending spree this summer to try and complete an already impressive roster. Unlike last season, PSG may be looking to add some French flavor to the squad...

    Christopher Almeras Written by Christopher Almeras about over 1 year ago 383 reads 1 comments