The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

Sports

CFL fans wish event was celebrated by more people

Like many pubs and bars across the country last Sunday afternoon, the Boston Pizza lounge on Southport Road in southwest Calgary aired the 99th Grey Cup game on bigscreen TVs.

Flames reminisce about the old days

thumb 2113_copyDecember 26 is when the future stars come out to play.

It marks the start of the World Junior Hockey Championship, this year being held in Calgary and Edmonton.

Major hockey event predicted to draw in over $80 million to province

The World Junior Hockey Championship is expected to bring all things hockey to the province when they kick off. What isn't generally expected, however, is all the money coming with it.

First rounder ready to represent Switzerland at World Juniors

thumb svenCalgary Flames fans will likely be keeping a closer on Team Switzerland than usual at the World Junior Hockey Championships in Alberta this year.

There is an easy explanation — Sven Bartschi.