FN On Air: talking arena with the Confluence

We’ve written a lot of different things about the ongoing arena negotiations between the Calgary Flames and the City of Calgary over the past two or three years. And since the issue seems far from over, it’s inevitable that will continue. But earlier this week, I had a chat with Calgary’s top civic affairs podcast,…


Three breakout candidates in 2017-18

Earlier this week we highlighted a trio of Calgary Flames players who had breakout seasons in 2016-17 and the likelihood of history repeating itself. And, for the Flames to have even more success in the coming season, they’re going to need a few more players to come out of their shell. So, let’s delve into…


Fatherhood is a blessing

I was 27 years old. I was in my second semester of the Radio & Television Arts Program at NAIT. It was a Friday evening and my good friend Jeff and I had gone to the Oilers preseason game, and then out on the town for some fun. We met up with our regular crew…


The Roundup

Politics in sports; the Sam Bennett Calgary has been waiting for; Yamamoto wasn’t supposed to make it in Edmonton; Canucks interested in Josh Anderson; loads of Fantasy Hockey; Corsica joins the Network and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.