Comets Militia: Down on the Farm – December 5th, 2014

Josh W
December 05 2014 10:00AM


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Welcome back to this weeks’ edition of the Comets Militia Report, where we take a look at all the activities down on the farm.  Despite a successful week, things are not looking too good for the Comets in the short term. Their defence corps has been absolutely obliterated with key players such as Bobby Sanguinetti, Henrik Tommernes, Peter Andersson, Frank Corrado, Kent Huskins, and Travis Ehrhardt all having experienced injuries or a call ups to the NHL. 

You know your team is in trouble when you have Kane Lafranchise, John Negrin and Jeremie Blain all in your top-4.  Combined with a (seemingly) dried up offense and an injured Jacob Markstrom, things aren’t the most positive for the Comets right now.  Of course when you're starting the season looking like an elite team, any imperfection can be viewed as a big step back.

Continue past the jump to read more how the last week has gone.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
December 05 2014 07:30AM

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Canucks luck, Tyler Bozak, Jake Gardiner, Oiler fans, Darryl Katz, Flames scoring chances, a new comic and more in this week's Roundup.

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Canucks Army Postgame: No Lack of Offense

Rhys Jessop
December 04 2014 09:15PM

The Vancouver Canucks have all hands on deck of late, as everyone keeps finding ways to pitch in for wins. Jannik Hansen recently went on a tear, the Sedins killed the Caps, and tonight the 3rd line of Shawn Matthias, Brad Richardson, and Linden Vey stole the show - with a little help from Eddie Lack - as Vancouver convincingly brushed aside a very strong Pittsburgh Penguins team by a 3-0 score.

Read past the jump for a full recap of tonight's win.

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Canucks Army GDT #26 - Canucks @ Penguins

J.D. Burke
December 04 2014 02:01PM

The Canucks will continue their eastward swing on Thursday, facing the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Consol Energy Center. It will be the fourth leg of the Canucks seven-game road trip, which marks the more than half-way mark of completion. Thus far, the Canucks are 2-1 with victories over Columbus and Washington, while having surrendered their only loss to Detroit. 

Can the Canucks keep up their success against the Leastern Conference, or will the supremely talented Penguins overwhelm them? Lets set the stage, on the other, other side of the jump.

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The Fantasy Minute

Nation World HQ
December 04 2014 09:35AM

NHL Fantasy Hockey tips from The Nation Network and Here’s a quick run through of the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds, sleepers and buy-low sell-high candidates for the week (Based on 12 team leagues).

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