Around the league - Jan 14, 2010

Jason Gregor
January 14 2010 09:24AM

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve penned ATL and some interesting and surprising things have occurred in the hockey world.

In Canada, the announcement of the Olympic men’s hockey team was debated heavily. I was surprised to read that the biggest outcry, outside of Flames fans moaning about the exclusion of all of their big-three D-men, was that Mike Green didn’t make the team.

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GDB XLV: Will mini-camp pay off?

Jason Gregor
January 12 2010 11:46AM

Will we see a different Oiler team tonight after three days of extra practice and work in the film room? No one knows — not even the coaches or the players.

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UPDATE 2: Draft Lottery: a primer

Jason Gregor
January 08 2010 11:57AM

Many are wondering what are the odds and rules regarding the draft lottery, since it seems likely the Oilers will be a major player in the lottery. Here is a quick breakdown of what could happen between now and the 2010 draft in Los Angeles.

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GDB XLIV: The return of Gregor and the DFF

Jason Gregor
January 07 2010 12:26PM

After being isolated from any live hockey for two weeks, and only one highlight, the World Junior Gold medal game, it sure will be nice to see an epic battle tonight for the chance to draft Taylor Hall.

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Around the league - Dec 24 2009

Jason Gregor
December 24 2009 10:09AM

Merry Christmas to all our loyal Nation readers, with your help we continue to grow and we look forward to bigger and better things in the New Year. In less than a week the most anticipated announcement of the Olympics will occur: Steve Yzerman will announce the players for the men’s hockey team.

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