Archive for February, 2012

Commentary: Canucks big on Kassian

Someone in the Vancouver Canucks organization must really, really like Zack Kassian.

So much that they were willing to move one of their most valuable assets for the 21-year-old power forward when instead, they could have dangled Cody Hodgson for another pretty good power forward. Maybe you’ve heard of him: Corey Perry.

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Sumarah finds first piece of the puzzle

Photo courtesy of Gerrit De Vynck/the Charlatan.

Recruiting is one of the most challenging aspects of collegiate sport.

Year after year, coaches spend hours on end scouring the country in search of potential talent, acting as salesmen trying to convince athletes why their program is better than the next.

But in the case of Carleton Ravens football coach Steve Sumarah, he’s got players coming to him — pretty good ones, too.

Jesse Mills, a rookie quarterback with the Saint Mary’s Huskies, is set to follow his old coach to Ottawa and join the Ravens when they hit the field in 2013, according to recent reports in the Ottawa Citizen and Ottawa Sun.

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