April 23 2009 09:58AM
UFA Options is a continuing series that gives a brief run-down of the unrestricted free agent market this summer, team-by-team. Our next team for consideration is the Buffalo Sabres.
The Buffalo Sabres have some interesting decisions facing them this summer; they have eight significant free agents, including enigmatic forward Maxim Afinogenov, rental players Dominic Moore and Mikael Tellqvist, and quality defenseman Jaroslav Spacek. Let’s take a look.
April 22 2009 11:07AM
With a 10 day spring break, the Canucks are heading to Cancun to enter wet t-shirt contests; However, the rest of the league, is either swinging a club or a series. The Canucks fans, have grown tired of jumping on cars and beating up cops. (Not naming names ...[cough]Surrey [cough]. They want to know who to cheer for.
April 22 2009 09:59AM
There ain't a whole lot going on right now that we can get excited about these days. We regularly consider moving to Dubai when the Oilers miss the playoffs and this time of the year is the absolute worst. Everyone and their dog is enjoying playoff hockey right now it seems, everyone except the only team of any real global importance that is. But life goes on ... by ragging on other fans. It's all we have these days Nation.
April 21 2009 10:21PM
Alexandre Burrows, lives up to his award tonight. Hailed Vancover's most exciting player, Alex broke new ground for the Canucks tonight. The Vancouver Canucks, I repeat the Vancouver Canucks, have swept a series in the first round of the 2009 Stanley Cup playoffs.
April 21 2009 12:05PM
[Update: Sundin is officially scratched, Hansen will slot in. Salo is out Ossi is in]
Sundin knows when to fold 'em... right? He won't play tonight, he gets that we have a 3-0 series lead over a devastated St. Louis team... right? Considering it took him a month to know when its feels right to start playing, clearly he should have a firm grip on this lower body injury.