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thumbCalgary hosted the Burton Canadian Open, a half-pipe and slopestyle competition welcoming amateur riders from across the globe.

Despite rocky start, Dinos poised for playoff success

P1 DSC 0122It took just over an hour for the University of Calgary Dinos women's volleyball team to defeat the University of Saskatchewan Huskies three sets to none (25-16, 25-15, 25-18) on Jan. 21, sweeping their opponents at home for the second consecutive night.

Mount Royal sweeps weekend series with SAIT with two shutout victories

IMG 5941-mrusait1The Mount Royal Cougars women's hockey team was hoping to end their last home game against the SAIT Trojans better than how they started the season against them – with a win.

Social media plays huge part in transforming hockey

scotiabank saddledomeOn Jan. 12, 2012, at roughly 7:45 p.m., the hockey world was thrown for a loop when the news of a player being traded in the middle of a National Hockey League game spread like an out-of-control prairie wildfire down the information superhighway.