December 30 2008 01:59PM
The Tootoo train has derailed another player, and this one hurts the Oilers. Ales Hemsky won’t dress tonight, and is highly doubtful to play tomorrow in Calgary as well.
December 30 2008 01:53PM
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="415" caption="Robert Nilsson's cat nap caused some controversy"][/caption]
Forget the theory Robert Nilsson missed Monday's optional practice as a way of flipping off coach Craig MacTavish or that he simply couldn't be bothered to lace 'em up despite his recent stint in the doghouse.
December 30 2008 01:40PM
The official AHL website isn’t as easy to use as the NHL’s, but it does have some really interesting data.
December 29 2008 10:20PM
In your last 22 games you’ve scored a measly two goals and four assists, your head coach benched you, publicly chastised your play and then sent you to the press box and you respond by skipping an optional practice.
December 29 2008 03:31PM
On Christmas Eve, I did a statistical evaluation of the defence pairings. By those numbers, it looked like Jason Strudwick was easily the worst defenceman on the team.