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Monday FTB: Sport alternatives to get you through the day

We’re settling into a routine of no sports news to really digest so let’s watch some made up ones

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NHL: Toronto Maple Leafs at Minnesota Wild David Berding-USA TODAY Sports

For those who are bored without sports and need something novel and/or competitive, I present to you five sports that are new or maybe you’ve just never heard of that are getting attention in this dry spell.

Bo-Taoishi, a game only Japan could come up with. The idea is one team defends a pole, the other team has to push it over.

Roomba Curling:

Cat Dominos:

Marble Racing (I actually watched these more than I care to admit):

Disc Golf:


Back to Excited Episode 98: Around the NHL (Part 1) | by Arvind and Fulemin who refuse to not find ways to talk about hockey still.

How much do championship teams load up their top lines with ice time? | by Anthony Petrielli

Takeaways from Dubas’ guest mailbag spot with The Star | by Jon Steitzer at TLN

DGB Grab Bag: A league on pause, a CBA thought and 1980s montage perfection | by Sean McIndoe at The Athletic

NHL’s top 20 UFAs of 2020: Latest rumours, reports | by Emily Sadler at Sportsnet


What’s your current level of sports withdrawal?

This poll is closed

  • 23%
    I miss it less than I thought I would
    (22 votes)
  • 28%
    I miss it about as much as I expected
    (27 votes)
  • 35%
    God I miss it so much...
    (34 votes)
  • 12%
    I’m buying a roomba and a swiffer right now don’t judge me!
    (12 votes)
95 votes total Vote Now