STU MACGREGOR: HALL ON THE BIG STAGE

Robin Brownlee
May 06 2010 01:37PM

With the Windsor Spitfires preparing for the Memorial Cup and the Plymouth Whalers sitting at home, extra time in the spotlight gives Taylor Hall a distinct advantage over Tyler Seguin, right?

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Around the League - Playoff Edition - Wk 3

Jason Gregor
May 06 2010 10:26AM

The onus to produce and win in the playoffs is immense. Produce and a player will be revered amongst fans and media, but if a player can’t produce in the “real” season he will be chastised mercilessly.

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A STORM OF A SCANDAL

Wanye
May 04 2010 06:49PM

Ah the second round of the playoffs. While the fans of the remaining 8 teams cheer with all their heart and soul, we have to shield our eyes from all of the televisions in sports bars and find ourselves cursing the Stupid Oilers and their Stupid Everything until the Cup is finally awarded and we can get back to building unreasonable optimism for next year.

We do however continue to enjoy sports scandals.

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Do linemates help make the player?

Jason Gregor
May 04 2010 08:50AM

Edmonton Oilers v Phoenix Coyotes

“He makes his linemates/teammates better.” That seems to be the newest saying when it comes to evaluating skilled players, and from where I sit it is the most misused phrase in the game.

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Radio Ga-ga II: who will get the skipper's seat?

Robin Brownlee
May 03 2010 03:30PM

I expect it'll take the Edmonton Oilers another week or 10 days to announce Rod Phillips is retiring after 37 seasons as the team's radio voice, but I'll dispatch with that here and now so those interested in the job can get a head-start on preparing their resumes and clips.

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