Tag Archives: Ottawa RedBlacks

The Fumble That Wasn’t

[Cache #221] By Andris Pone – President, Coin Branding — “A colossal mistake, an enormous opportunity squandered.” That’s what I wrote two-and-a-half years ago in this space in the process of lambasting the ownership of Ottawa’s new CFL football team for naming read more

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Leave the Raptors Alone

[Cache – #156] After the best season in their history, the Toronto Raptors might be ready to call it quits. That’s right – they have been thinking very seriously about changing their name.  There has been a persistent belief in some read more

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Iconic Game, Iconic Name

[Cache – #120] I was in Ottawa last weekend and was struck by something I didn’t see anyone wearing:  an Ottawa RedBlacks shirt.  Not a single one.  Even though the shirts were clearly available for sale at retail. I lived read more

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