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Site rebuild update.

This site is slowly starting to resemble something… useful.  I have been struggling to rebuild the home page of the site to resemble what you remember.  That seems to be a project for another time…


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BOXING 4 FREE is down, but not out.

I want to apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  We are in a transition due to circumstances beyond my control.  However, I will be working diligently to get this site back up as soon…



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Interview: Robert RJ Sockwell

On December 21st, 2013, I drove to the World Class Boxing gym in Kingston, Pennsylvania to interview professional boxer, Robert RJ Sockwell whose record is 6-2-1. I arrived early. While I waited for Sockwell to…


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Manny Pacquiao: Macau Mismatch

There’s something very special about a Manny Pacquiao fight in Calgary. Yeah, a few other people might show up when I go to my favourite sports bar to watch the fight but if Pacquiao is…


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Andre Ward: Where do we go from here

Winter sucks.  Especially in Calgary. Normally I can maintain good health but when co-workers want to pretend that their winter cold is just a tickle in their throat while they cough up a lung, there’s…


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Looking back at Reggie Green vs. Micky Ward

“Showtime” Reggie Green fought “Irish” Micky Ward on October 1st, 1999 in a scheduled ten round bout.  The fight was aired on ESPN2.  I was looking forward to this fight for several weeks.  On paper,…


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Night of the Random Thoughts

I’ve been busy with work, other projects and life in general lately so I haven’t been able to muster the energy for a podcast. However with the build-up to Pacquiao vs Rios just around the…