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A reading from the Book of Kevin

In light of this post by Tyler, and Kevin Smith's visit to Rexall this evening, an excerpt from Champions: The Making of The Edmonton Oilers by Kev...

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Trade Phaneuf

I'm not actually down on Dion Phaneuf. He can do things that few other players can do, and by my eye he makes incremental progress in his all-arou...

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Looks great in jeans, though

Olli Jokinen went the final 13 games of the 08/09 regular season without scoring a goal. He scored twice in the 6-game playoff series against Chica...

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Sounds about right

"...we spent about five years lambasting the organization at almost every turn, and I don’t think its an exaggeration to say that there was some ho...

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The Return of Friday

**The trapezoid was back in the news again, and the usual Devils/Stars fans were agitating for its removal. (As well as some new people who have de...

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Don't know, but if, then totally

"And while it's far too early to know whether Darryl Katz's dream-arena plan will go ahead, if it does come to pass, it will be vital to have an LR...

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Battle Gameday: Sailing

"Fantasy, it gets the best of meWhen I'm sailing, all caught up in the reverie"I've being listening to Yacht Rock all day. Hence the Christopher Cr...

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Potpourri for 5-2-1, Alex

Before I type this next sentence, I want to assure you that I am not on any type of drugs. Okay, here goes: Brian McGrattan was the best player on ...

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If only

If only the Oilers had a Coach who put an "emphasis on determining and going with what actually leads to success (wins) . . . rather than "hamstrin...

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RBIs

Seems like Matt and I are enjoying the same stuff right now."The radio guys here protest a little … they point out that while Drew’s OPS is usually...

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Battle Game Day

Flames @ Oilers, 730PM MT, RSN West. So not only have I not found time to put up much of a post today, I'm also going to be curling tonight at the...

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Thought for the Day

From a piece by Chicagoan Steve Chapman, Chicago Wins By Losing: Why losing the Olympics is a blessing in disguise for the Windy City:Here, as else...

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Flames Game Day

The Lions in Winter come for an autumn visit to the Saddledome tonight (7PM MT, RSN West). The reaction around Flamesland to the lads' 2-0-0 start...

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Thought for the Day

Bill James said something a while ago that I thought was about as good a thought about bad baseball teams as anything I’ve heard. He said, “The fut...

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Battle Gameday

Don't know if Matt is throwing anything up, so I'll just give a quick prediction. I had a busy day at the waterpark that prevented me from doing an...

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Opening Night

A handful of thoughts and predictions on the cusp of the 2009/10 season:**The Canucks might well win the NW Division again, but I'm not at all clea...

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