Around The Blogosphere: Quinquatria

Jonathan Willis
March 19 2009 01:39PM

The Minerva Temple in Rome. Apparently, this has something to do with Oilers hockey.

Today being the 19th of March, no doubt everyone’s been busy celebrating their favorite ancient Roman holiday! This one day festival was dedicated to Minerva, who was busy even by mythological standards: she served as the virgin goddess of warriors, poetry, medicine, wisdom, commerce, and crafts. She also invented music; without her help, Hall & Oates would never have come up with the epic sound of Private Eyes (clap clap).

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Ranking Goalies By Wins

Jonathan Willis
March 19 2009 10:58AM

Brodeur

With Martin Brodeur setting the all-time record for wins, the question of whether he is one of the greats or the greatest goaltender of all time has come to the fore of late.

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Top Twenty Goaltenders and the Oilers Biggest Summer Decision

Jonathan Willis
March 18 2009 04:33PM

Roloson

Most people here are probably familiar with the policy of Ken Holland in Detroit regarding goaltenders.

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The Bounces

Jonathan Willis
March 17 2009 03:10PM

Ovechkin

Alexander Ovechkin is probably the most popular player with the fans in the National Hockey League. He’s certainly it’s most electrifying figure -- for all of the league’s efforts to put forward Sidney Crosby as the face of the game it is Ovechkin, a flashier, more physically imposing player with some genuine charisma who has claimed that role.

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Western Conference Bubble Teams: Last Ten Games

Jonathan Willis
March 17 2009 10:01AM

oilers

We all know how bad the Oilers have seemed of late.

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