Cancelled sports events for May 29th; Hope for June

Saturday May 29th was going to be a conundrum. The Edmonton Football Team were scheduled to begin play with an exhibition tilt at Commonwealth Stadium against the Calgary Stampeders. The newest member to the Edmonton sports scene the St. Albert Impact WFC were to have had their inaugural game at Riel Recreation Park against theirContinue reading “Cancelled sports events for May 29th; Hope for June”

How Edmonton’s summer sport scene is shaping up

Congratulations to the Edmonton Oilers for making the NHL playoffs. They might be our only summer sport this season. The opening statement may channel as Eeyore from Winnie the Pooh but the Covid pandemic is once again wreaking havoc with what should be a lively Edmonton sports scene. Instead we talk about delays, cease andContinue reading “How Edmonton’s summer sport scene is shaping up”

CFL and CEBL delay start of 2021 season

In news as predictable as Lucy pulling the ball away from Charlie Brown just as he is about to kick it, the Canadian Football League (CFL) and Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) announced yesterday that both were delaying the start to their respective 2021 seasons. With British Columbia and Ontario both “closing their borders”, reportedlyContinue reading “CFL and CEBL delay start of 2021 season”