Father's Day 2009: Not a hockey blog

Robin Brownlee
June 21 2009 02:56PM

Until three years ago, Father's Day was a day I tried to ignore. A day I wanted to come and go as quickly as possible. It had been a day that made me dark and sad and envious and angry. It was a day I always ended up feeling sorry for myself, and loathing how I always fell into that trap. I'm guessing I'm not alone in that.

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Reading Between the Lines: “Dawn of a New Era” is Probably Too Much

Jonathan Willis
June 21 2009 12:19PM

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I’m going to read between the lines here a little bit, which is always a risky exercise, so feel free to point out if I’m misinterpreting things here. If I’m not, we could have a very good idea what (if anything) the Oilers are offering for Dany Heatley.

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He ain't heavy, he's my head coach

Jean Lefebvre
June 20 2009 12:22PM

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So it seems Brent Sutter will soon be introduced as the new head coach of the Calgary Flames.

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2009 NHL Draft: The OHL Forwards Vs. Oilers Draft Picks

Jonathan Willis
June 20 2009 07:46AM

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I recapped this year’s group of draft-eligible OHL forwards last week, but it occurred to me that it might be nice to compare them against recent Oilers picks in their draft years, just for the sake of reference.  How does Sam Ganger match up against John Tavares and Matt Duchene, anyway?

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Phoenix Coyotes Trade Steve Reinprecht to Florida

Jonathan Willis
June 19 2009 11:36AM

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As per TSN.ca, the Phoenix Coyotes have traded centre Steven Reinprecht to the Florida Panthers in exchange for prospect Stefan Meyer.

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