international sports

At the rim

At the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship last September, the hopes of Canada’s men’s basketball team qualifying for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup seemed to…


Rock the rinks

Road to The Roar – November 5-10, Kitchener, ON It’s the qualifying tournament of the Roar of The Rings, the Canadian Olympic Curling Trials. Twelve…


MLB playoff preview

American League (AL): Tampa Bay Rays: The wild card winners were at one time the hottest team in baseball but have cooled off a bit….


Olympic hopefuls

On Sept. 8, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to let wrestling back into the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, awarded to Tokyo the day before….


FIFA faux pas

Next July, the soccer world will turn its attention to Brazil for the 2014 World Cup.  In my mind, Brazil is to soccer what Canada…