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  The Scuttling Hogs sit comfortably atop two leagues – WPBHL and Best Player in the World – with Gameweek 12 mostly in the books. Despite sub-par showings from captain Aguero and expensive midfielder Sanchez (who has been underperforming of late and n.b., may soon find himself an ex-Hog), the team […]

Hogs resplendent

  Reg Leach had a great 13-year NHL career 40+ years ago, peaking in the mid-70s as a goalscoring ace with the Philadelphia Flyers. Leach still holds the Flyers’ franchise record for goals in a single season (61) and goals in a playoff game (he once scored 5 against Boston). […]

Where are they now? Reg Leach

  Rookies on the Toronto Maple Leafs are pumped to play against the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight and especially their captain Sidney Crosby, widely acknowledged as the best hockey player in the world. The Globe and Mail’s James Mirtle filed a story today outlining how the young Leafs feel about taking […]

Leafs face Best Player in the World

Lanni Marchant after winning 2016's Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Canada’s Lanni Marchant @LJM5252 is enjoying a record-breaking fall season and has obviously found a rare groove in marathon racing lately. Marchant is the Canadian record holder in the event: three years ago, she clocked 2 hours 28 minutes in winning the 2013 Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Just last weekend, Marchant placed 7th in the […]

Lanni Marchant: fastest Canadian ever