These kids are playing like seasoned vets as of late. The only reason the oilers are even making a late season push for that #8 seed is these kids.
No, the Oilers won't get that 8th seed, but every point counts. Why? 'cause every move in the standings will give Anaheim a higher or lower pick in this years upcoming entry draft. See, the Oilers have something to play for this season.... Read More »
Kevin Lowe neglected to make a deal at the deadline. This is a good non-move by Kevin, as doing so will keep the Oilers' team chemistry going, along with morale. Too often a team makes a big trade at the deadline, looking to improve their respective clubs, and throws off team chemistry and locker room morale. No, the oilers are not in a playoff position,and it seems unlikely they will make a legit... Read More »
Ok, so every Oilers fan on the planet thinks that Schremp should get a shot in the big league. We've all seen his ridiculous shootout goals on youtube, and anyone who's never had a lobotomy can see that this guy has some major offensive talent.
So why hasn't this kid made it to the big time and scored 25 goals by now? Well, the fact of the matter is, is that the only steady ice time he would se... Read More »
It might just be me, but I have a feeling that this year's trade deadline will be the least active trade deadline day in recent history.
Seeing as how last year several teams had to mortgage their future (Nashville, Atlanta) only to get a slightly above average hockey players (Keith Tkachuk, Forsberg), I personally believe that GM's around the league will be gun shy. This coupled with the fact... Read More »
Sick of the leafs?
Posted February 8, 2008
Anyone out there sick of hearing about the leafs on all the sports channels, internet blogs, and radio shows? I personally am, and I have developed a hatred for the leafs.
Although the Maple Leafs are the centre of the hockey world, they are not the centre of MY hockey world. I think it is unfair that every Saturday night that I sit down to watch HNIC, The leafs play the first game every single... Read More »