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Sports

Commentary on sports (mostly, but not exclusively, hockey).

Goldman Sachs Handicaps the World Cup
I’m not in the habit of taking betting advice from an accounting firm, but here’s who Goldman Sachs thinks will win the World Cup: 1. Brazil: 12.4%2. England: 8.6%3. Spain: 8.3%4. France: 8.3%5. Holland: 8.0% The Germans, with home field…
Continue reading entry #3653
Changing the Beautiful Game?
Being from Canada, we’re always tinkering with our sports. Heck, check out what we did to hockey last fall. I’ve always been under the impression that football (meaning soccer) was a gift from God, unchanged since it alighted on the…
Continue reading entry #3640
Peace Out, Monsieur Crawford
Sports fans in Vancouver are abuzz, because yesterday afternoon Canucks coach Marc Crawford was ‘relieved of his coaching duties’. My fantasy appears to be coming true. I think this page on the Canucks site tells the whole story. Crawford coached…
Continue reading entry #3617
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I'm Looking for an Ultimate Team
Maggie the Macaque Picks the Winners
My Canucks Off-Season Fantasy
All Sports Stories Are About People
The Cruelest of Spams
Will the Canucks Make the Playoffs?
Instant Replay Review Comes to Tennis
A New Basketball Team in Vancouver?
Canucks Make Hay at Trade Deadline
An Explosion of Medals
An Olympic Diary Worth Reading
All Luge, All the Time
Biathlon is My Favourite Event
I Guess They Don't Get Much Hockey Down in San Francisco
Lucky Bastards in Torino
Female Figure Skaters are Tough
Sedin to Sedin to Sedin to Sedin
My Favourite Lemieux Goal
The NHL's Goal of the Year
Pewter Medallists for the Almost Also-Rans
Tara Lipinski Turned Out Hot
This Week, Skating Worlds Collide
A Golden Afternoon by the Numbers
For the Locals: World Juniors Relegation Tickets Up for Grabs
Johnson's Cheap Shot Doesn't Result in a Suspension
The Best Hockey in the World
Skype Vidcasts of Canucks Games
Deeply Embarassing Calgary Flames Video
Skating With Celebrities: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?
Marek Malik's Shootout Goal of the Year
How Much Do CFL Players Make?
A Funny Thing Happened After the Canucks Game Tonight
Local Woman Lobbying to Become Canucks' Official Blogger
The New Hinged Figure Skate
Update on Soccer Stadium in Vancouver
Crosby Can't Catch a Break
NHL Eve
An AllSports Pub in Every Town
Living a Little Too Strong?
How Not to Build a Football Stadium
Calculus and the NHL Salary Cap
Team Canada Day at GM Place
NHL Re-Instates Bertuzzi
Reminder: Rolly Polly Soccer
Idea du Jour: NHL Salary Tracking Website
Sports Headline of the Year
For the Locals: Rolly Polly Soccer
New Soccer Stadium in Vancouver?
Reminder: Rolly Polly Soccer
Croquet Clash and Gansta Style
For the Locals: Rolly Polly Soccer
Hurray for Proposed NHL Rule Changes
A Modest Proposal for Soccer
Ultimate Videos
The World is Covered By Baseball Diamonds
Never Walk Alone
Playing In Front of No Crowd
Worst Skating Fall Ever
Jean Carlos Chera "Signs" with Brazilian Club
My Only Post About the Canceled Hockey Season
Go On, Canada
Tennis Courts SMS Scandal
Why the Premiership Needs a Salary Cap
Football Gets Another Phenom
Document Yourself
The Next One
Mia Hamm's Relative Achievements
Armchair GM Required
Finest Goal of Team Canada's Campaign
Canucks to Make Major Announcement at 11:00am Today
Vancouver vs. Calgary, 1994
Is the New Judging System Killing the Quad?
Lost Dog Invades Croke Park Pitch
Fans Desperate for Hockey, Company Desperate for Sales
Again, No Thumbs
Another Four Years
Rochambeau, Anyone?
I'm Not Talking About the NHL Lockout
Stretch No More
Ultimate Flashiness
Why I'm Not Renewing
More on Canada's Dismal Showing
The US Basketball Team and Schadenfreude
Confessions of a (Slightly Psychotic) Hockey DJ
Watching Canada Lose Every Four Years
Overheard from my Living Room
Phevos and Athena
Team Celebrates After Bowel Movement
Albert Camus's Soccer Career
Mind if I Scurry Through?
WHA Holds Fantasy Draft
The Final Cometh
An Election on Monday, 100 People Dead in Iraq...
On To the Quarter Finals
Soccer Terminology: Caps
Go On, Latvia
Is This Dodgeball Site Legit?
Big League Dreams
Calgary Fan Gets Bertuzzi'd
Monkey Business
Watching Hockey
Cycling in Lotusland
Here's Something I Bet You Didn't Know
Mark Cuban's Weblog
Adrian Aucoin on the Bertuzzi Hit
Electric Assist Bikes
First Rollerblading Venture of the Season
The New Yorker on Hockey
Bertuzzi and the Law
Ultimate Frisbee Season is Starting
Humour in Obituaries
Three Points for a Win
Let's Snowshoe!
Buy George Best's Liver
Wackiest Sports Stats of the Week
The FA Cup Rocks
Goal of the Year and a Hockey-Related Pet Peeve
An Unreported Fact about Canadian Figure Skating
The NHL's Getting All NBAish
Abtastic
Bad Hockey is Keeping Me Up
The Mattress Line
The Original Whizzinator
A Brief Word of Praise...
Soccer and Gender
Sex and Calories

 

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