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Harris takes starting QB job from Burris, who says all the right things

Harris takes starting QB job from Burris, who says all the right things

James Bridges (@JamesMBridges) August 22, 2016 The Ottawa Redblacks starting QB controversy is settled. Many in #RNation probably didn’t even think there was a controversy in the first place. All you had to do to choose your starting QB when both were relatively healthy is look at the wins/losses column and a casual look at each boxscore to know who had a bigger impact on the field. In the five games that Trevor Harris started for the Redblacks in Henry…

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Recap: Ottawa Champions announce 3 game series against Cuban National Baseball Team

Recap: Ottawa Champions announce 3 game series against Cuban National Baseball Team

Spartiecat, Ottawa Sports Network March 3, 11:30 AM Even though the city is fresh off its latest winter storm, the big news is baseball. The Cuban National team is coming to town in June to take on our own Ottawa Champions. The Champions really could not have lucked out any better than they did with the timing of this announcement. This press conference itself has been in the planning for weeks. What gave it a special significance was Tuesday’s major…

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Ottawa Champions to announce series against Cuban National Baseball team tomorrow

Ottawa Champions to announce series against Cuban National Baseball team tomorrow

Yesterday, the Ottawa Champions (sort of) announced that they will be hosting a three-game series against the Cuban National Baseball Team at RCGT Park from June 17-19, in what will undoubtedly be one of the most interesting baseball weekends in Ottawa in recent memory. The “official” announcement will be made at a news conference tomorrow, March 2nd, 11am at the Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame, otherwise known as “that old building beside City Hall.” In attendance to make remarks will be Mayor…

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Phaneuf Trade to Sens Caps off Insane Day in Ottawa Sports

Phaneuf Trade to Sens Caps off Insane Day in Ottawa Sports

Where to start? Who am I kidding? In a move that stunned everyone in Sens country, the Ottawa Senators completed a 9 player trade that sent Milan Michalek, Colin Greening, whipping-boy Jared Cowen, and prospect Tobias Lindberg to the Toronto Maple Leafs, as well as Ottawa’s second-round pick in 2017. The Senators received Phaneuf, Matt Frattin, Casey Bailey, Ryan Rupert, and Cody Donaghey in return. The move for Phaneuf is arguably the biggest trade the Senators have made since swapping Marian Hossa…

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Thank you!

Thank you!

What a week it’s been. I had no expectations that the idea behind this website would take off, but I’m absolutely floored by the support its received so far. Thank you to everyone who has expressed their interest in contributing to the Ottawa Sports Network. I will be in touch with each of you very shortly! Unfortunately, long-standing plans to go to Toronto from the weekend have prevented me from reaching out to everybody who has expressed their interest in…

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A New Hub For Local Sports Coverage

A New Hub For Local Sports Coverage

After months of budget cuts and layoffs at our local print news publishers, Ottawa sports fans are left with less and less coverage of their favourite local teams. This is why I’m creating the Ottawa Sports Network–to offer Ottawa sports fans all the local sports content they want, all in one place. I’m looking for writers and reporters with a history of covering local Ottawa sports teams to join the OSN team to deliver regular game coverage, recaps, player & staff interviews…

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