October 24 2009 09:00AM
We’re in that tweener stage of a new season.
It’s late enough that the TV-sports dullards have stopped making those “Joe Left-wing is on pace for a 246-goal season” comments but not yet far enough along in the campaign to stop questioning such phenomena as whether a coaching change is really all that was needed for Dustin Penner to release his inner Mario Lemieux.
October 23 2009 11:59AM
The Vancouver Canucks host the hated and dreadful Toronto Maple Leafs tomorrow at GM Place at 4 PM Pacific. Before you start complaining about the early start time, shut up. I don't want to hear it, because you're wrong.
And here's why.
October 23 2009 11:02AM
I bet the annoying fan is similar to the bad hockey parent: oblivious to their actions. When they hear people complain about the obnoxious fan, they nod their head in approval, meanwhile at the next game they are the dork who has everyone in their section hoping they’ll leave.
October 22 2009 08:29AM
This past week Nick Lidstrom became only the 8th defenseman to register 1,000 points. The 53rd pick in the 1989 draft is quietly putting himself in the conversation of greatest defenseman ever.
October 21 2009 10:18AM
The Vancouver Canucks are still looking for their first win on the road this season. They face a tough test tonight as they travel to Chicago for the first time since the Blackhawks ousted the Canucks in the second of the playoffs last season on a night many Canucks fans, and Roberto Luongo, would like to forget.