Josh Aldrich

B.C. Lions’ kicker Paul McCallum falls to the ground in celebration after kicking a 53-yard game-winning field goal to beat he Calgary Stampeders in Vancouver on Saturday.

Record breaking night for McCallum

Paul McCallum capped of a record-breaking night by kicking a 53-yard field goal on the last play of the game to give the B.C. Lions a 33-31 victory over the Calgary Stampeders in a thrilling CFL game Saturday night.

  • Oct 9, 2011
B.C. Lions’ kicker Paul McCallum falls to the ground in celebration after kicking a 53-yard game-winning field goal to beat he Calgary Stampeders in Vancouver on Saturday.
Milwaukee Brewer Nyjer Morgan celebrates after hitting the game-winning singlein the 10th inning of Game 5 of the NLDS to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 Friday

Nyjer Morgan sends Brewers to NLCS

Nyjer Morgan did it again for Milwaukee, delivering an RBI single in the 10th inning to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 Friday in Game 5 and send the Brewers to the NL championship series.

  • Oct 8, 2011
Milwaukee Brewer Nyjer Morgan celebrates after hitting the game-winning singlein the 10th inning of Game 5 of the NLDS to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 Friday
Red Deer Sutter Fund Midget Chief Reanna Arnold flips the puck over RDC Queens goalkeeper Kendra Lakeman for the winning goal late in the second period as the Chiefs won 3-2 Thursday at the Arena.

SF Chiefs aiming high

Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs head coach Mickey Girard didn’t want to get overly excited about the talent he has on his squad this season, but he’d certainly be disappointed if they’re not ranked among the elite teams in the Alberta Major Midget Female Hockey League.

Red Deer Sutter Fund Midget Chief Reanna Arnold flips the puck over RDC Queens goalkeeper Kendra Lakeman for the winning goal late in the second period as the Chiefs won 3-2 Thursday at the Arena.

Midgets edge RDC Queens

Facing midget competition should give the RDC Queens an edge.

Red Deer couple survives fatal crash on Hwy 2

One passenger died in a two-vehicle collision after a driver lost control on Hwy 2 between Didsbury and Carstairs overpasses early Saturday morning.

B.C. Lion Akeem Foster leaps over Saskatchewan Roughrider Tristan Jackson during the Lions 42-5 win on Saturday in Regina.

Lions shred Roughriders

The B.C. Lions made a big statement in the CFL playoff race Saturday.

  • Sep 25, 2011
B.C. Lion Akeem Foster leaps over Saskatchewan Roughrider Tristan Jackson during the Lions 42-5 win on Saturday in Regina.
Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney says the country has every tool it had in 2008 if another crisis hits the global economy.

Canadian officials encouraged plans to fix European crisis in place, urge action

Canadian financial policy-makers ended two days of meetings Saturday expressing some confidence that European authorities have been seized with the urgency of resolving their sovereign debt crisis.

Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney says the country has every tool it had in 2008 if another crisis hits the global economy.

Grizzlys lose second straight

Getting lots of shots on net hasn’t been a big problem for the Olds Grizzlys so far this season.

Blue Jays sign stealing conspiracy full of hot air

Conspiracy theories, they’re hard not to enjoy even if they are completely out to lunch.

  • Aug 12, 2011

Tiger’s return to golf is good for everyone

Tiger Woods is back and, as a fan of golf, I couldn’t be happier. The last couple of years he’s fallen from his perch as golf’s greatest pitchman to one of the most hated athletes in sport.

Pittsburgh Pirates giving fans everywhere hope

The one question I remember from my first job interview in this industry 10 years ago at the St. Paul Journal was “why sports?”

  • Jul 22, 2011

New arena would benefit more than Oilers fans

Go big or go home. If you want public funding for a sports stadium, you’d better be ready to completely soak the government, because otherwise your requests will be ignored.

  • Jul 15, 2011

Roger Clemens gambling with his future

How much would you be willing to pay to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame?

  • Jul 8, 2011

NHL financial system broken again

On July 13, 2005 Gary Bettman stood in front of the hockey world a conquering hero in the eyes of his bosses, the NHL owners.

  • Jul 1, 2011

Much at risk with NHL draft

If the trade deadline is Christmas morning for NHL fans, today is Easter — a day when their favourite team can be reborn.

  • Jun 24, 2011