Underwood weaves fine stories in Toronto
If her husband isn't playing in arenas this time of year you know country star Carrie Underwood is. Underwood brought her ambitious Storyteller tour to Toronto's Air Canada Centre Saturday night, one filled with ample glitz and hits with the former ...
Goals galore as Detroit City FC knots FC United of Manchester, 3-3
Detroit Free Press
At Ultimate Soccer Arenas, Pontiac. June 11: Dayton Dutch Lions, 7:30. June 23: Toronto FC, 7:30. July 9: Derby City Rovers, 7:30. July 16: Pittsburgh Riverhounds U23, 7:30. Tickets: buckssoccer.com. Michigan Stars FC. At Wisner Stadium, Pontiac.
Gord Downie paints Canadian landscape in song: Micallef
“Bobcaygeon” is their most Toronto of songs, about a cop leaving a country house, after maybe a weekend away, and heading back to work in the city. We get glimpses of that job with lyrics like these: “That night in Toronto / With its checkerboard ...
LeBron James promises 'urgency from start' against Toronto in Game 6
Kyrie Irving said he hadn't been in that kind of environment before, and this morning Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said "it is one of the loudest arenas I have been to throughout the course of my career in the NBA." "We have to play through that, weather the ...
India's 'surfing swami' preaches the virtues of the perfect wave
The shore is empty. The sharp morning sun cuts the water into diamonds. For the guru and his pupil, the surf beckons. “There are more than 1.2 billion people in India. How many people do you see in the water? Hardly anybody,” said the guru, Jack Hebner ...
Are the Canucks a bunch of suckers?
Yeah, so did the 1914-15 Vancouver Millionaires. Neither did they use forward pass. Who needs it? Is there a quote that more succinctly sums up the phrase "living in the past"? My biggest problem with these proudly anti-intellectual quotes from Jim ...
Weekend Reading 5/23/16
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Seattle City Council millionaires, "snob zoning" in Vancouver, Portland's Star Wars Pug Crawl, and more. Seattle City Council Portrait, by Seattle City Council, cc. Official Seattle City Council Portrait by Seattle City Council used under CC BY 2.0 ...
In disarray in December, resilient Pittsburgh in Cup Final
PITTSBURGH (AP) — During his first day on the job in mid-December, Mike Sullivan looked around the Pittsburgh Penguins' dressing room and saw a couple of MVPs, a handful of All-Stars and millionaires in abundance. He also saw a group languishing in ...