NHL: Where the Montreal Canadiens Went Wrong Hiring Claude Julien

By: Jake Gutmann Without a doubt, Michel Therrien was disliked by the Montreal Canadians fanbase. On February 5th, following a 1-0 shootout loss to the Edmonton Oilers, a friend of mine who is a die hard Habs fan said, “I would do anything to have Therrian fired.” Well Chase, you’ve gotten your wish….kind of. On February 14th, … More NHL: Where the Montreal Canadiens Went Wrong Hiring Claude Julien

NHL: Marc Bergevin Continues his Run of Perfection

By: Rossy Pasternak Marc Bergevin, General Manager of the Montreal Canadians, has been perfect since he arrived in the the hockey hotbed. He has built this team patiently but aggressively, picking the right times to make a move. He has done a wonderful job of managing the salary cap, and his trades have effectively closed … More NHL: Marc Bergevin Continues his Run of Perfection

NBA: T-Ross and Me

By: Adam Pasternak Earlier today, the Toronto Raptors acquired power forward Serge Ibaka from the Orlando Magic. In return, the Raps sent a first-round pick and small forward Terrence Ross. While many see this as an absolute steal and are ecstatic about the trade, I am actually quite torn. Of course, this is a great trade … More NBA: T-Ross and Me

Rap/HipHop: J. Cole/Wale – False Prophets/Groundhog Day

  By: Adam Pasternak Do me a favour. Before you read the rest of the article, listen carefully to J. Cole’s second verse (posted below) , as it’s essentially what this article is all about, and then listen to Wale’s response to J. Cole in his song (posted below that).   When J. Cole’s False Prophets came out … More Rap/HipHop: J. Cole/Wale – False Prophets/Groundhog Day

Rap/Hip-Hop: The Evolution of Music – How I Became a Trap Fan

By: Adam Pasternak This article was written on Friday, January 27th, 2017 It’s Friday, January 27, 2017 and trio of “trappers” from North Atlanta are being dubbed “this generation’s Beatles”, and I don’t disagree. Music, in general, is fascinating for so many reasons – my favourite being that it is timeless. As the world evolves, … More Rap/Hip-Hop: The Evolution of Music – How I Became a Trap Fan

Rap/HipHop: Adam’s Monthly Playlist – January 2017

“Adam’s Monthly Playlist” is the first segment on SportsNak’s new “Pop-Culture” page, where at the end of every month, SportsNak Co-Founder Adam Pasternak releases his monthly rap/hip-hop playlists – starting with January. By: Adam Pasternak This month, I became a huge Migos fan. They’ve taken over the music world early in 2017, but can they keep … More Rap/HipHop: Adam’s Monthly Playlist – January 2017