GDB 64.0: Capital Punishment (5:30pm MT, SNW)

There is a lot going on in our Nation’s Capital right now, so much so that the last place Ottawa Senators’ chair seems ice cold compared to the flaming hot seat of our Prime Minister. The Ottawa Senators are likely appreciative of all the attention the SNC-Lavalin scandal is getting as they skate out the…


Puljujarvi Out for the Season

I have learned that Jesse Puljujarvi will have season ending hip surgery next week. He went for a second opinion on Tuesday and based on the decision to have surgery, they got the same diagnosis.


Watch It Again (and again) – Leon scores a beauty

Not much went right last night for the Edmonton Oilers in Toronto. The 6-2 final score was indicative of the Oilers effort from the seventeen-minute mark of the first period onwards. Prior to that, the Oilers were controlling the play and limiting the Leafs chances to the perimeter, and it looked like our boys would…


GDB Game Notes: Oilers @ Senators

One of the best ways to learn in business is by watching and tracking how other businesses succeed, but also watching those who struggle. I find it is much easier to mirror the mistakes of the unsuccessful businesses rather than just copy what successful ones do. Why? Because the right decision is usually the tougher…


Oil Kings Torch Broncos, Extend Central Division Lead

The wins continue to pile up and with every passing day, a division championship is starting to look more and more realistic for the Edmonton Oil Kings. If you wanted to send a statement to the WHL, an 11-1 victory is a good way to do so. Their blowout victory over the Swift Current Broncos…


GDB 63.0: Dangler Turned Sniper? (5pm MT, SNW)

Is the Deutschland Dangler becoming a Sniper? Leon Draisaitl was given that handle when he played for the Prince Albert Raiders in the Western Hockey League. He’s always had a good shot, but his deft passing was his calling card. In the NHL he’s wowed fans, coaches, media and opponents with cross-seam-backhand-saucer passes which land…