The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


First rounder ready to represent Switzerland at World Juniors

thumb svenCalgary Flames fans will likely be keeping a closer on Team Switzerland than usual at the World Junior Hockey Championships in Alberta this year.

There is an easy explanation — Sven Bartschi.

700 Calgarians to help at the world juniors

thumb lushington_WJvolunteerWhen the world junior hockey championships hit Calgary on Boxing Day, there will be more than just the fans and players filling the rink.

Lack of indoor courts makes it hard for Calgary players to practice in winter

thumb _MG_4576For accomplished tennis player Harrison Scott, finding time and an open indoor court to practice at in Calgary is a difficult balancing act.

Hitmen superstar paving road to NHL

thumb 23_Rask_OCT2_4234_BWRoughly 7,000 kilometres from home, Victor Rask is well on his way to turning his dream of playing in the NHL into a reality.