The Fan: An Introduction

One thing I get asked every so often¬†is just how someone from Edmonton became a fan of teams thousands of miles away like the¬†Houston Astros and the San Antonio Spurs. (The answers by the way are when I was a kid, my first baseball uniform looked like the Astros “tequila sunrise” uniforms so I gravitated to them, and a classmate back in 1988 was telling me how this David Robinson kid was going to be for the Spurs – as soon as he was done […]

MISC - Fans

MLB - Boston Red Sox

But I Thought Round *Was* A Shape!

It would seem as though Pablo Sandoval not only put on some extra weight into his wallet but also himself this past winter. Thing is, does it really matter if he’s a *few* pounds heavier?


Who Told The Padres They Could Try To Win?

If it was almost any other team, baseball fans would be freaking out over the kind of one-winter rebuild job the San Diego Padres have done, but then it’s the Padres, so…

MLB - San Diego Padres

NHL - Winnipeg Jets

The Line

Did Evander Kane overreact to a harmless prank or was this his team ganging up and bullying him? Is it possible this was both of those things?


Get Your Shit Together Football!

The NFL has had a very rough stretch but if they just followed some simple rules suggested to them, they’d be ready to move on… Maybe…

NFL - NFL

Honest Weather

The crazy weather in this country would be a lot easier to take if the official weather reports contained this kind of humour…

MISC - Canada

MISC - EA Sports

Even Tony Romo’ing Is “In The Game”

I liken being an EA Sports Madden fan to being a Winnipeg Jets fan AND use Tony Romo as a verb to set up a 28 second video clip. Easily one of my best posts ever!


Taking The ALS Challenge

Unless you’ve lived under a rock you know about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that has been viral for the last couple of weeks now and if I had my way would last more than a month or two…

MISC - Rant