Torben Rolfsen

Torben Rolfsen is a Vancouver-based writer and his Rolfsen Report is heard weekly on TSN Radio. Twitter: @vanguy


Oilers' Oscar Klefbom (77) battles Sharks' Patrick Marleau (12) during NHL action at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Jan. 10, 2017. (Ian Kucerak/Postmedia Network)

NHL playoffs have finally arrived

After six long months, the NHL’s regular season has finally come to a close, and sport’s greatest postseason is about to begin.

Chicago Cubs fans celebrate outside Wrigley Field after the Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians in game seven of the 2016 World Series on November 2, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs 8-7 victory landed them their first World Series title since 1908. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Now's the time to catch baseball fever

After a thrilling 2016 postseason that ended in the Chicago Cubs' first World Series championship since 1908, and coming off a USA World Baseball Classic title (led by tourney MVP Marcus Stroman), Major League Baseball looks poised for an even bigger 2017 campaign.

In this Tuesday, March 7, 2017, file photo, Mount St. Mary's forward Will Miller, center, celebrates with teammates after beating St. Francis (Pa.) 71-61 in the NCAA college basketball Northeast Conference Tournament championship, in Emmitsburg, Md. With the win, Mount St. Mary's earned an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament. The 67-game March Madness basketball tournament begins Tuesday, March 14, with many games taking place during the work day. All of the games will be available online. For many of the early-round games, though, you’ll need a password through your cable or satellite TV subscription. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark, File)

March Madness begins

It’s the opening week of the NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament.

Green Bay Packers running back Dorsey Levens (L) breaks through the Dallas Cowboys defensive line for a first down, as Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Chad Hennings (C) misses the tackle, during the first quarter of the Nov. 23, 2016, game at Lambeau Field, in Green Bay, Wis. (VINCENT LAFORET/AFP/Getty Images)

Second-round NFL playoffs predictions

The second round of the NFL playoffs will be everything the wildcard weekend wasn’t: well-matched great offences and defences in games that will be exciting right through the fourth quarter.

Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers celebrates a win over the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on Jan. 1, 2017 in Detroit, Mich. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NFL postseason predictions

The National Football League’s roller coaster 17-week regular season ended Sunday and the postseason begins this weekend with only one certainty: there will be a new Super Bowl champion crowned.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) is tackled by Arizona Cardinals' Sio Moore as he releases the ball in the second half of an NFL football game, Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Saturday loss could be costly blow to Seahawks' title hopes

December has been a huge month for Seattle sports fans, with the Sounders winning the MLS Cup and the Washington Huskies crowned Pac-12 champions on their way to facing Alabama in the College Football Playoff on New Year’s Eve.