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Monday, October 26, 2009
Sunday, October 25, 2009
Top 10 Defenseman Who Could Use A Sin City Vacation
My latest at The Hockey Writers.
The article that answers the Top 10 Most Effective Sin Bin Dwellers (forwards) article, which was linked at Yahoo Sports.
These hockey law abiding blueliners deserve an all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas! Maybe we could join 'em!
Thursday, October 22, 2009
Fortunate enough to land lower bowl seats in the Saddledome for last night’s tilt between the Flames and Blue Jackets, I thought I’d reflect back on the game with ten observations – some obvious and some maybe not so obvious.
Also check out the bonus observation!
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Brian McGrattan Impersonates Gordie Howe
Check out my latest article at THW.
Below, watch McGrattan tilt with Darcy Hordichuk, with a bonus bout of Prust versus Tanner Glass:
Saturday, October 3, 2009
Fleury's comeback attempt has since abruptly come to a halt, but even at that it was a success for the guy formerly referred to as the Little Rat Ba$t@rd. Fleury was more than respectable in the Flames preseason, averaging a PPG and was a plus 4. Couple that with an outstanding game-winning shootout goal in his first preseason game, and Fleury had a storybook finish - appropriate with his new tell-all book being released later this month.
He will now officially retire as a Flames and is now going out on his terms. Well done by Theo!
My latest article at The Hockey Writers tackling the controversial subject after a player having to answer the bell after dishing out bone-jarring, but clean hits. Phaneuf's preseason hit on Okposo spawned me to finally write about a subject I am passionate about.
Paint It Blackhawks Season Preview: From $62.8 million to 20 cents - 10 Questions The Blackhawks Must Answer
Blackhawks Season Preview - PIB (Paint It Blackhawk) Style!
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