1. 2014 Grey Cup: Stampeders and Tiger-Cats Battle for the Championship

    Following a pair of decisive victories in the CFL 's Division Finals last weekend, the Calgary Stampeders and Hamilton Tiger-Cats will face each other on November 30 in the 102nd Grey Cup...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 28 days ago 503 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking the CFL's Signature Uniforms

    The CFL began unveiling what it refers to as its " Signature Uniforms " in 2013 when the BC Lions busted out their special black outfits in honour of the franchise's 60th anniversary...

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  3. Bo Levi Mitchell Shows That CFL Quarterbacks Are Not Wimps

    In my humble opinion, one of the big differences between how Canadian football and American football are played is the way quarterbacks do their jobs. With the longer, wider field, if a QB finds an opening, he's going for a run...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 4 months ago 927 reads 1 comments

  4. East Is East, but West Is Best This Year in the CFL

    Seven weeks into the 2014 CFL season, one thing is becoming clear: teams in the CFL East are no match for teams in the CFL West. Teams in the West Division are a combined 23-9 while teams in the Eastern Division are a combined 5-19...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 5 months ago 481 reads 1 comments

  5. Ottawa RedBlacks Get Creative for Onside Touchdown

    While the game itself was a laugher —the Saskatchewan Roughriders pummelled the Ottawa RedBlacks 38-14 —Ottawa's first score of the game was something special...

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  6. Chad Johnson of the Montreal Alouettes Not on List of CFL's Top 50 Players

    TSN has revealed its list of the top 50 players in the CFL for the 2014 season, and wide receiver Chad Johnson of the Montreal Alouettes is not on the list...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 6 months ago 3,247 reads 1 comments

  7. National Lacrosse League's Best Plays of 2014 Revealed

    The National Lacrosse League's top plays of 2014 have now been posted on YouTube . The Lacrosse Network —which hosted the live feed of most of the NLL season for the ...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 6 months ago 312 reads 1 comments

  8. Tony Gwynn: A Longtime Fan Remembers a Legendary Player

    Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Gwynn has passed away, saddening Padres Nation and any number of peers and fans of the man and his accomplishments...

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  9. CFL Collective Bargaining Talks Stall, Putting 2014 Season in Jeopardy

    The CFL 's 2014 season is in danger. Negotiations between the league and the CFL Players' Association on a new collective bargaining agreement seem to have reached an impasse...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 7 months ago 895 reads 1 comments

  10. Edmonton Rush Appear Poised to Win the 2014 Champion's Cup

    The Edmonton Rush finished the 2014 regular season with the best record in the NLL , going 16-2 and flirting with a perfect record until the dying weeks of the schedule...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 8 months ago 371 reads 1 comments

  11. Chad Johnson In, Tim Tebow Still Out with Montreal Alouettes

    Former NFL receiver Chad Johnson stirred up headlines this week with the announcement that the man once known as "Ochocinco" had signed a deal with the Montreal Alouettes ...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 8 months ago 8,835 reads 6 comments

  12. Calgary Flames Must Not Have a Strong Finish to the Season

    The Calgary Flames absolutely manhandled the Anaheim Ducks Wednesday night, beating the second overall team in the NHL , 7-2...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 10 months ago 392 reads 0 comments

  13. National Lacrosse League 2014: Midseason Fantasy Update and Picks

    All but two of the nine teams in the National Lacrosse League have now played half (or more) of their games so it's time to reflect back on the first half of the season and look ahead ...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 10 months ago 481 reads 0 comments

  14. John Tavares' Career NLL Scoring Record Still Safe

    All-Star centre John Tavares of the New York Islanders is the second-most talented professional athlete named John Tavares ...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 10 months ago 899 reads 1 comments

  15. NLL Week 7: Can the Edmonton Rush Remain Undefeated on the Road?

    As the National Lacrosse League enters its seventh week of play in the 2014 season, the separation between the strongest and the weakest teams is becoming more and more apparent...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 11 months ago 482 reads 4 comments

  16. NLL Week 6: Can the Toronto Rock and Vancouver Stealth Get Back on Track?

    There are five games on the NLL schedule for Week 6, and two teams in particular will be looking to reverse their fortunes. The Toronto Rock (1-2) and Vancouver Stealth (2-3) play each other on Jan...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 11 months ago 308 reads 1 comments

  17. Could Any Current NBA Center Handle Wilt Chamberlain?

    It is my humble opinion that Wilt Chamberlain was the greatest basketball player to ever set foot on the hardwood, although that opinion seems to be in the vast minority these days...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 11 months ago 2,552 reads 10 comments

  18. National Lacrosse League 2014: Week 5 Previews and Predictions

    After a very busy Week 4 schedule, with seven games played, the National Lacrosse League's Week 5 slate is a little less hectic, with just three games on tap, all on Saturday...

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  19. Will the Vancouver Stealth's Tyler Digby Be the Next 2-Sport Pro Athlete?

    Tyler Digby was drafted twice in 2013. In May, the tight end for Robert Morris University was selected in the fourth round of the CFL draft , 36th overall, by the expansion Ottawa RedBlacks ...

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  20. National Lacrosse League's Top 10 Plays of Week 4

    The National Lacrosse League has now completed a month of competition in its 2014 season. The two-time defending champion Rochester Knighthawks are still undefeated, at 3-0, as are the Edmonton Rush...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 11 months ago 886 reads 1 comments

  21. Anthony Calvillo Announces His Retirement from the CFL

    At a press conference Tuesday morning, Anthony Calvillo announced his retirement from the Montreal Alouettes , as per the CFL ...

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  22. National Lacrosse League Week 4: The Busiest Weekend of the Season

    As the National Lacrosse League's 2014 season enters its fourth week of play, each game becomes a little more important than the last, especially for the teams at the bottom of the standings...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 11 months ago 235 reads 0 comments

  23. National Lacrosse League 2014: Week 3 Previews and Predictions

    The National Lacrosse League season is now well underway with all nine teams having played at least one game over the first two weeks...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 12 months ago 409 reads 0 comments

  24. National Lacrosse League's Top 10 Plays of Week 2

    Week 2 of the National Lacrosse League season is in the books with two games played last weekend. On Friday night, the Toronto Rock cruised to a 16-11 win over the Calgary Roughnecks...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 12 months ago 615 reads 0 comments

  25. Tim Raines, Alan Trammell Still Get No Love from MLB Hall of Fame Voters

    Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame voting results were released today, with Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas all making the grade...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 12 months ago 1,574 reads 6 comments