The NHL upset Connor McDavid and that makes us sad

Over at Sportsnet, Luke Fox posted a quick media scrum with Connor McDavid where he expressed his disappointment about being ineligible to play at the coming Olympics. Around these parts, we don’t take too kindly to people and things that make Connor unhappy. With Team Canada announcing their pre-Olympic rosters, another nail got hammered into…


The Good and Bad of Summer 2017 (So Far): Central Division

This is one part of a four-part, division-by-division series looking at the moves made by each team this offseason and what they still have left to do before the season begins.  The Blackhawks went through another renaissance and brought back some familiar faces, the Predators added to one of the best young cores in the…


WWYDW: Which pricey Oiler would you sacrifice for cap space?

The Edmonton Oilers have already started making salary cap sacrifices, and while they’re in good shape for this season it’s likely that they’ll have to make another move next year. In this week’s edition of What Would You Do Wednesday, we ask you which player should be first on the chopping block when the time…


How Many?

Cam Talbot established a career high and led all NHL goaltenders with appearances by starting 73 regular season games with the Edmonton Oilers last season. Is Talbot capable of playing in 73 games with the Oilers again in 2017-18? Sure he is. That said, I’m not convinced that an encore would be the best option….


Real Life Podcast Episode 37: Struds chirps McDavid

Wanye Gretz slid into the host chair this week. He’s been wanting to host for awhile so he ran the show, and surprisingly it didn’t go into the ditch. It did veer off to the shoulder a few times, but he was able to regain control. Struds and his wife were the emcees at Jordan…