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”

The illogicality of sports fandom

Illogicality – “the quality of not being reasonable, wise, or practical” per the Cambridge dictionary. A funny example of illogicality is the toilet paper debate. Whether the roll is facing front or back or simply placed on top of something, the tickets back to cleanville work exactly the same way yet people argue. A specific example in sports fandom ofContinue reading “The illogicality of sports fandom”

I wonder if Commonwealth Stadium misses me too?

Turning the calendar page from 2020 to 2021 did not auto-correct the world. Ever the optimist, this sports fan hopes that as the spring flowers bloom, the plethora of Edmonton sports teams will be able to return to play in front of a percentage of their regular fan base. Let’s check in on one teamContinue reading “I wonder if Commonwealth Stadium misses me too?”