Jonathan Bernier’s Bounce-back Masterpiece

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I wasn’t going to post anything on the Leaf-Penguins game. We at Last Word on Sports typically don’t do game recaps; that sort of stuff can be seen anywhere, and chances are, by the time you read, it you’ve already seen all the post-game shows anyway. And Kate Bierness is prettier than my ability to […] READ MORE



Doubles Tennis Isn’t Dead

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During the early 2000s season detractors and doomsayers were heard throughout the tennis media: professional doubles tennis was dead. READ MORE



Mark Cueto Awarded MBE

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Former Sale Sharks and England winger, Mark Cueto has been awarded an MBE in the New Years Honours List. READ MORE





NHL suspends Brad Marchand for three games

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The NHL suspends Brad Marchand for three games for his actions in Monday’s game against the Ottawa Senators.  Marchand hit Senators defenceman Mark Borowiecki with a low hit, at his knees.  The Bruins would go on to win a wild game 7-3, but may have lost one of their best forwards for the Winter Classic against […] READ MORE


Leafs Recall Mark Arcobello; Bibeau Backs Up

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The Toronto Maple Leafs have recalled Mark Arcobello of the Toronto Marlies ahead of tonight’s tilt versus the Pittsburgh Penguins. After dropping the second of a home-and-home series with the New York Islanders, Toronto originally planned to hit the reset with James Reimer taking the net. After experiencing “tightness” due to his relief assignment last […] READ MORE