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”

Guesstimate: May Long Weekend will disappoint local sports fans

May Long Weekend, May 22nd through May 24th, is a weekend of such promise for so many walks of life. If you are an avid gardener, that’s the weekend earmarked for your planting. If you are a camper, whether for the wilderness or the wobbly pops,  your friends already know that you plan to leaveContinue reading “Guesstimate: May Long Weekend will disappoint local sports fans”

All-Canadian Western Canadian Baseball League to premiere this spring

As a fan of the Edmonton Prospects yesterday’s major announcement by the Western Canadian Baseball League (WCBL) still has my mind racing. The Alberta and Saskatchewan based league will feature only teams playing out of Alberta and will feature only Canadian players. Partial League Announcement “For the first time in Western Canadian Baseball League history,Continue reading “All-Canadian Western Canadian Baseball League to premiere this spring”