Hey Alberta... Hop On In...

Brian O'Neill
April 28 2009 05:24PM

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Well for the first time since 1994 the Vancouver Canucks are Canada's last hope to bring a Stanley Cup back to the homeland. Now that the Flames have crashed and burned, Alberta is stuck in quite a quagmire. Cheer for the Canucks? But they hate the Canucks.

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The lowdown on Lowtide

Robin Brownlee
April 28 2009 01:58PM

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I got a kick out of Jason Gregor's interview with Ron Low on TEAM 1260 Monday. It brought back some great memories. There were a lot of laughs working the beat when Low was coaching the Edmonton Oilers, even when he didn't have great talent to work with.

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Expected Vs. Actual Save Percentage

Jonathan Willis
April 27 2009 01:47PM

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Gabriel Desjardins of behindthenet.ca does a study at the end of each season that attempts to measure difficulty of shots that every NHL goaltender faces. The methodology can be found here, and it’s an interesting look at a statistic that’s largely swayed by team ability.

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Daum worry, be happy

Jason Gregor
April 27 2009 09:31AM

Springfield Falcons' head coach Rob Daum

Steve Tambellini returned from the under-18 tournament and has started to focus on every aspect of the organization. He has met with many different people inside the organization including the assistant coaches and Rob Daum.

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World Championship Scoring Leaders

Jonathan Willis
April 26 2009 09:33AM

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With the first two days of the 2009 IIHF World Championship in the books, most of the games have featured the hockey powers dominating smaller countries.  Canada, Russia, Finland, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States have beaten Germany, Belarus, Latvia, Norway, Austria and Denmark by a combined score of 30-4.

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