There is no doubt that Danny Benedetti has his work cut out after being hired as the Border Cats new manager.
He takes over a team that struggled to a 23 and 49 record, which came on the heels of another tough season. But, Benedetti knows Thunder Bay, as a catcher on the Border Cats... Read More
It's been another tough season for the Border Cats.
They play out the remainder of the second half of the Northwoods League schedule, well back of the lead in the North Division. After an equally dismal first half, there will once again be no post-season baseball in the Lakehead... Read More
It's a few months until the new Lakehead University Thunderwolves season, but the schedule is going to feature several teams playing at the Fort William Gardens that have never been here before.
Although it's a non-conference pre-season series, the Mount Royal Cougars from Calgary,... Read More
It's down to two teams to decide the Stanley Cup.
A battle between two teams that have never met before in the final, the Los Angeles Kings and the New York Rangers.
One thing is certain, the famous silverware will be making another summer-time trip to Northwestern... Read More
It's now down to three series in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The final four sees three of the Original 6 teams, and one from the first expansion dozen.
I was wrong in the second round with the Rangers and Kings. But, when it's down to four, the margins between teams is even more... Read More
What a finish to the opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with three exciting Game 7s.
The Los Angeles Kings becoming the latest team to prove the adage that it's not over until it's over, coming back from three games down to beat the Sharks.... Read More
It is Stanley Cup playoff time, and that means it’s time to once again wade into the unknown and make first-round predictions.
After his sterling performance in the Olympics, this could be the year for Carey Price. But, after missing the Olympics, there is also little doubt Steven Stamkos... Read More
A new baseball season is starting, and as always hope springs anew for fans of all teams.
This includes the Toronto Blue Jays, who had a tough 2013 after off-season acquisitions had many predicting much better things on the field. It didn't happen, as injuries took their toll. ... Read More
It was fabulous news as the Thunder Bay International Baseball Association revealed that it had won the bid to host the 2017 under-18 World Championships.
This is the same event that used to be called the World Juniors, which we successfully staged here in July of 2010.
Our community's... Read More
Major League Baseball is expanding the use of instant replay on some plays for this season.
Each manager will have the ability to challenge one call per game, but if they win the challenge they will get another.
In addition, the umpire crew chief will be able to call a review past... Read More