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Toronto journalist Damian Cox compares the Toronto Maple Leafs to other Canadian teams in his latest column.
Word today that Dan Lacouture has left the Carolina Hurricanes and is attempting to join an unknown team in the KHL.
Jason Gregor is sitting in the stands at RX1 today and has sent us the following report. — WG
If I was King of the World, or better yet, Daryl Katz, and could snap my fingers and shape the Edmonton Oilers until they fit my vision of what a hockey team should be, there would be changes.
In one of the threads below, commenter Gord made an interesting comment, one that I thought deserved some investigation
Maybe it was the fact that Trevor Linden had both his number retired and oddly had a gate of the arena dedicated in his name earlier in the night.
Normally we would attempt to write something really clever about the game tonight.
Last night’s game was ugly. We all know that –- it was a 9-2 loss, and there’s absolutely no way to gloss that over.
Q: What is the worst Oilers game you have ever seen live? A: December 16, 2008 — 9-2 vs the Hawks.
In honor of tonight’s game against the Blackhawks we are going to go out on a limb here and do something we don’t ordinarily do: give you Jason Gregor’s Visa number.
The Chicago Blackhawks are living proof that there is upside to long-term ineptitude and utter failure that doesn’t exist with sporadic garden variety mediocrity.