Recreation

McDavid, Edmonton's Superhero?

With the first pick of the 2015 NHL draft the Edmonton Oilers scooped up the next big star centerman, Connor McDavid. According to Bruce McCurdy from the Edmonton Journal, McDavid is a prodigious player who is very likely to stand amongst the best of his generation. Another player that has carried such a title is the prestigious Sidney Crosby who has proven himself as the best hockey player in the world.

Canada from zero to phenom

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A few years ago, Canada was never considered a possible contender for winning any medal either it be in the Olympics or Pan-American games. A recent surge of talent has pushed Canada in a very good place to fight for a place on the podium. With the first overall pick in the National Basketball Association in 2013 and 2014 being Canadians also Toronto has become a hub for creating talented basketball players with 7 players living in the greater Toronto area on a NBA roster.

Football is such a risky sport

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An article published by ABC News, the 26th of July, explains the risks of playing football. The American football is a popular sport in the North America, but there’s debate about the risks of teenagers playing it. That’s what ABC News shows it their article. They pretend that a research in the United States on 100 high schools and 55 colleges (we don’t have much information about that research), found out that 517,726 injuries in the database caused only in a season. That’s incredible! And let’s not forget that there might be even more.

Red and White: The Dream Team

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Hockey Canada is dominating lately on every platform: Winter Olympics, World Junior Championship, IIHF World Championship, etc. For the upcoming World Cup of Hockey, fans and fantasy leagues have already a projected roster for Team Canada.

 

FORWARDS:

Sidney Crosby, C: undoubtedly the best NHL player in the world, he has been in the top 5 leading scorers in each of the past three seasons.

Ryan Getzlaf, C: His size (6-foot-4, 218 pounds) and his great vision make him a more dangerous player for a short tournament.

The True North Host and Free

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Hockey is our Canadian national sport. It’s a sport that gathers most people to forget our differences and to focus on cheering on our teams. From Sept. 17 to Oct. 1, 2016, after 12 years of absence, the World Cup of Hockey is back in Toronto and the format looks promising.

 

The press conference was held on September 9th at the Air Canada Center, home of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Some of the best players in the world were gathered around NHL commissioner Gary Bettman and the NHLPA.

 

99$ for a White Stick

Last week the gigantic company Apple did a conference to reveal their new products. They introduce a pencil made for the new IPad pro the Apple pencil. 

The Apple pencil first objective is to give a complete precision for those who want to create or to draw everything they want on their IPad. They are offering this product for 99US$ and they are specially created for the IPad pro.

The King is Back

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You surely have already heard about Henrik Harlaut ( you may know him as E-Dollo ), haven't you? You know, that professional freeskier from Sweden with long dreadlocks and who's always smiling? The same guy who won 2014 X games ski big air competiton with the first nose butter triple corks ever landed. Well, he broke his collarbone this winter ( in case you didin't knew ) but guess what, he's back on his skis.

Helping Hand ~ Brave Hero~

 I am going to introduce a Holocaust hero, Chiune Sugihara. Sugihara saved six thousands Jewish who were trying to escape Nazis. He called “brave hero”. In this paper, I am going to tell you about his histor the great risk he had faced and how he helped many Jewish.

 

FIFA : The World's Most Corrupt Organization

FIFA is in the midst of one of its biggest scnadals yet, but this time it doesn't look like it will just blow over. The President of FIFA, Joseph S. Blatter (known as Sepp), claims they are a non-profit organization, yet they made four billion dollars in revenue during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.