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September 16, 2014




































Frozen in time
By ERIC FRANCIS -- Calgary Sun
 SALT LAKE CITY -- The smile. I'll always remember that smile.
 Sitting comfortably in a local restaurant hours after winning Olympic gold, Theo Fleury wore his gold medal and a massive grin.
Feb. 26: Full story

Iggy steals the show
By ERIC FRANCIS -- Calgary Sun
 WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah -- Five months after being a last-minute addition to Team Canada's training camp, Jarome Iginla stood on hockey's grandest stage to accept Olympic gold.
 He'd come a long way from the early-morning drive from Edmonton to Calgary he made after his childhood hero, Wayne Gretzky, asked if he'd fill in for injured Simon Gagne.
Feb. 25: Full story

Hughes was inspired but is now an inspiration to others
By ERIC FRANCIS -- Team Sun
 KEARNS, Utah -- Throughout her life, inspiration has come in many forms for Clara Hughes.
 Yesterday, it was the memory of a fallen friend who helped her make history as one of the world's most versatile Olympians.
Feb. 24: Full story

Previous columns

Feb. 23: Hockey puts on super show
Feb. 22: Tears of joy
Feb. 15: Cat-quick race to the gold
Feb. 14: Cat prepped for podium pounce
Feb. 13: Judging joke beyond contempt
Feb. 12: 'Spoon-full of agony
Feb. 11: Klassen great without puck
Feb. 10: Home cookin' at the oval
Feb. 7: Cat needs biggest fan
Feb. 5: On the lookout for Straight-Edgers
Jan. 31: Calgary 'real' City of Champions
Jan. 30: 'Boarder access up in smoke
Jan. 16: Sniper's release shocks players
Dec. 2: Canada going the right way on slippery slope to success
Nov. 6: Salt Lake will go on
Sept. 6: New linemates tip the scales at some 666 lbs.