Jamie Nye

Jamie Nye: Predators showing NHL is doing something right

By Jamie Nye May 23, 2017 - 11:48am Updated: May 23, 2017 - 11:48am

I was cheering for the Nashville Predators against Anaheim. I love to see new teams make it as far as the Finals, it highlights the need for parity in sports.


Jamie Nye: Mayweather gets nothing out of fighting McGregor

By Jamie Nye May 19, 2017 - 7:22am Updated: May 19, 2017 - 7:22am

It now appears that the super fight between UFC's Conor McGregor and boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather is all up to the boxer with the undefeated record.

McGregor and...

Jamie Nye: Mark Cuban's honesty is bad for basketball

By Jamie Nye May 18, 2017 - 7:52am Updated: May 18, 2017 - 7:52am

We all know it happens.


A team trying to lose to ensure better odds in the draft lottery.

But one should never admit to it publicly as Dallas...

Jamie Nye: CFL agreement with NFL is a positive step

By Jamie Nye May 17, 2017 - 7:54am Updated: May 17, 2017 - 7:54am

You may be critical of CFL officiating but you can't say they aren't at least trying to improve the product of the people wearing the stripes.

The CFL and the NFL have...

Jamie Nye: Ottawa shines light on hockey's problem

By Jamie Nye May 16, 2017 - 8:19am Updated: May 16, 2017 - 8:19am

Ottawa Senators Head Coach Guy Boucher highlighted the problem in the NHL as he was unable to find the ability to differentiate from the game the fans watch and the games he...

Jamie Nye: Junior hockey in May was a great thing

By Jamie Nye May 15, 2017 - 7:57am Updated: May 15, 2017 - 7:57am

The Regina Pats historic season came to an end but the story of their defeat in the WHL Championship series highlights the fickle business that is a WHL franchise.


Jamie Nye: A case for Ottawa to be the team to cheer for

By Jamie Nye May 12, 2017 - 8:11am Updated: May 12, 2017 - 8:11am

I think it is cliché just to start throwing support behind teams because they are the only Canadian team left.

But there are plenty of reasons to support the Ottawa...

Jamie Nye: Ottawa's success shows NHL's mistake

By Jamie Nye May 11, 2017 - 8:27am Updated: May 11, 2017 - 8:28am

The Ottawa Senators advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals and amazing as it is, it does showcase the flawed structure of the NHL's Playoff format.

Currently, they...

Jamie Nye: Wednesday night will be LIT!

By Jamie Nye May 10, 2017 - 9:26am Updated: May 10, 2017 - 9:26am

We are going to learn a lot about the Washington Capitals and Edmonton Oilers tonight.

The Oilers become an unquestioned big boy club with a victory in Anaheim. They've...

Jamie Nye: Spotty spotters failed Sidney Crosby

By Jamie Nye May 9, 2017 - 7:58am Updated: May 9, 2017 - 7:58am

The NHL injury and concussion spotter must have taken the night off last night.

Anybody who saw Sidney Crosby go flying head first into the end boards all thought the...

Jamie Nye: Chris Jones, the manager, is a work in progress

By Jamie Nye May 8, 2017 - 7:45am Updated: May 8, 2017 - 7:45am

All Roughriders fans want to see is progress from general manager Chris Jones.

And I think we're seeing it.

We all know Chris Jones can coach. There is no...

Jamie Nye: In review, reviews suck

By Jamie Nye May 5, 2017 - 8:03am Updated: May 5, 2017 - 8:03am

It's nice to see fans are prepared to live with mistakes.

The Edmonton Oilers didn't have some calls go their way in a fabulous example on why video review doesn't get...