Mike Fisher

Mike Fisher

Mike Fisher: freelance journalist.

Award-winning freelance writer Mike Fisher meets deadlines, loves dogs. Leaps before he looks, rides bulls in china shops. Always finds a bird in the hand startling.

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Harrietsmile article
The Calgary Herald

Rescue Dogs Fetch Joy: Calgary Herald

The new owners got lucky. It's as if the sun crashed through the living room ceiling one day to light their lives...

One of four goalies romuald peiser ottawa fury football club practice at thei article
The Calgary Herald

Photos and Video: Ottawa Fury practise at TD Place Stadium

The Ottawa Fury Football Club practised at their new digs at TD Place Stadium, at Lansdowne Park, Wednesday, July 16, 2014.  ...

2770658 article
The Calgary Herald

Senators deliver a win on Alfredsson's historic night

Daniel Alfredsson showed off his special sticks on Tuesday morning....

Nashville predators v new jersey devils article
The Calgary Herald

Game Day Preview: Senators vs. Predators

A look at the Ottawa Senators and Nashville Predators heading into the season opener....

Ottawa on september 18 2013 26 matt puempel ottawa s article
The Calgary Herald

Matt Puempel and Shane Prince: Two Peas in a Pod for the Senators

Considering the similarities, you might wonder if they were separated at birth....

1063987 article
The Calgary Herald

Byron lives for hockey

My son, Byron Gagne-Lavictoire, started playing hockey at two and he is now 8. He knows all the NHL teams and most of their players and always keeps up with the standings....

Kiarra kooyman 10 adjusts her cap before posing for a photograph with ottawa s article
The Calgary Herald

In a post-Spezza world, Neil approves of a Phillips reign

With Jason Spezza gone, winger Chris Neil is one of only two Senators left from the 2007 team that went to the Stanley Cup final. So, it shouldn't be surprising that Neil holds the other remaining ......

Erik karlsson is all smiles as he waits to talk to the media1 article
The Calgary Herald

Scanlan: Karlsson's captaincy the dawn of a new Senators era

The seeds of this new Senators era were planted six years ago when a brash Swedish kid, a wisp of a hockey player, stepped down off the stage at Ottawa's draft event. He looked, for all the world, ......

6394939 article
The Calgary Herald

Ottawa Senators wife speaks out about her struggle with eating disorder

Janelle Foligno still fights the unrelenting ‘voice’ that led her to develop an eating disorder....

Jason spezza leaves the building as the ottawa senators held their exit meetings article
The Calgary Herald

Scanlan: Spezza leaves behind question marks with the Senators

Everything's bigger in Texas, and now the Stars have one of the biggest names in the history of the Senators, a team perceived as leaking star players....

7339636 article
The Calgary Herald

Vancouver events: The xx, Ed Sheeran, Alanis Morissette, Ghost Train and more

Check out best events in Vancouver every day of the week, Oct. 4 to Oct. 11....

The Calgary Herald

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher welcome a baby boy

Country superstar Carrie Underwood and her husband, hockey star Mike Fisher, have welcomed a son. Underwood announced the news on Facebook  Tuesday morning, along with a picture: "Tiny hands and ti......

10785046 article
The Calgary Herald

Toronto Maple Leafs tie club record with 10th loss in a row, falling to Nashville Predators 4-3

NASHVILLE — The Nashville Predators extended a streak to be proud of. The Toronto Maple Leafs want nothing to do with their own run. Mike Fisher had a goal and two assists and the Predators handed the Maple Leafs a […]...

10857734 article
The Calgary Herald

Carrie Underwood tweets baby news after giving birth to a boy

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Carrie Underwood is a new mom, and like all proud parents, she's showing him off in a photo....

The Calgary Herald

Senators rebuild similar to Flames, Bollig back in, Hartley's contract negotiations

There are plenty of similarities between the Calgary Flames and the Ottawa Senators, tonight’s visiting opponent to the Scotiabank Saddledome. The rebuild, for them, began in 2011 with the trade of......