Northwest Athlete Profile: Sean Millington

Sean Millington

NWSB Blogger Dave B. checks in this time with a Northwest Athlete Profile of none other than BC Lions football legend Sean Millington. During his career Millington was named CFL West Division All-Star – five times; CFL All-Star – three times; CFL Most Outstanding Canadian Player in the West Division – three times; CFL’s Most Outstanding Canadian Award – two times.

Crisis averted at BC Place – workers will not go on strike

BC Place

Our Vancouver blogger Carolyn Smith tells us that a stadium strike has been averted as BC Place. As workers reached a deal on Tuesday. Good news that the Grey Cup is safe from a strike at BC Place Stadium eh? The $563M newly renovated stadium would have endured disrupted operations resulting in a lack of services for guests.

CFL-Hawks: Many Seattle Seahawks have Canadian football roots

Warren Moon dominated the CFL before coming to the NFL

Matt Larkin shows us that quite a few Seattle Seahawks players have gone cross the border and played in the CFL, too. Inlcuding NFL and CFL legend Warren Moon and current Seattle Seahawk punter Jon Ryan.

BC Lions’ Aaron Hunt accuses Edmonton of foul play in opener at BC Place

Aaron Hunt says Eskimos played dirty

Vancouver sports insider Carolyn Smith tells us after a 33-24 win against the Eskimos on Friday, BC Lions’ Aaron Hunt is taking aim at Edmonton’s offensive linemen, claiming that the Eskimos intentionally play dirty.

Re-Vamped stadium to open for Whitecaps & BC Lions

BC Place

Vancouver beat blogger Carolyn Smith tells us the BC Lions and Vancouver Whitecaps will finally be moving into their re-vamped home, BC Place at the end of September. FINALLY!