Edmonton Eskimos sign veteran defensive tackle Mic’hael Brooks

The Edmonton Eskimos have signed veteran International defensive tackle Mic’hael Brooks on Tuesday. The five-year CFL veteran spent his first three seasons with the B.C. Lions where he enjoyed his best season in 2015, recording 51 defensive tackles, three quarterback sacks, two fumble recoveries, and one forced fumble. Brooks (6’3, 295 pounds) played for the Saskatchewan Roughriders last season, recording […]

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Edmonton Eskimos re-sign linebacker Korey Jones

The Edmonton Eskimos re-signed International linebacker Korey Jones to a one-year contract on Friday. Jones is a six-year CFL veteran and will be entering his fourth season with the Eskimos. Last season Jones recorded 13 defensive tackles, 13 special teams tackles, one fumble recovery and one interception in 17 games played. LISTEN BELOW: Korey Jones interception lead to an Eskimos […]

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Hockey: Canada beats U.S. for gold; elated but tired players return home

Anne Cherkowski knows what her weekend highlight was: Helping Canada win gold. On Monday, a quartet of players with Okanagan connections returned to Kelowna after Canada defeated the U.S. to win gold at the world women’s under-18 hockey championship in Japan. In Sunday’s final, Canada won 3-2 in overtime to cap the eight-day tournament at Obihiro. “Definitely excited,” a tired […]

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