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The Afternoon Skate, March 28: Simple, human reason to keep Burrows; women's hockey rocks Kamloops

The Alex Burrows who scored no fewer than 26 goals a year for four of the best Canucks seasons ever? The Alex Burrows who seemed like such a nice complement to the Sedin twins? 1,825 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Cliff Fletcher's epic NHL trades belong to another era: The inside stories of 27 years of wheeling and dealing

You can’t do what he did anymore. Cliff Fletcher will be the first to tell you that.

You can’t build teams by trading the way he did: In one 12-year period of his 27-year career as a National Hockey League general manager, Fletcher traded for Lanny McDonald, Joey Mullen, Doug Gilmour and Mats Sundin — all of whom later joined him in the Hockey Hall of Fame. 1,450 more words


Oilers notes: McDavid was unabashed Maple Leafs fan as a youngster

Edmonton Oilers’ centre Connor McDavid didn’t sleep with a Mats Sundin stick when he was growing up a Toronto Maple Leafs’ fan but he admits his bedroom was a shrine to his boyhood team. 817 more words

Edmonton Oilers

Maple Leafs Toujours

Ah…you see what I did didn’t you? Tricky. I hate to name my blog the same as Tim Thompson’s video. The video is in a class by itself. 398 more words


Canucks Hat Trick: Head shots hit the back burner, should Henrik sit for the team's benefit and the Kings' dominance

The Canucks skated today, getting ready for Friday’s game vs. Anaheim. Ahead of Wednesday’s off day, some thoughts to tide you over…


Who cares about head shots? 645 more words

The White Towel

Queen's prof gets signed Sundin sweater ... and also a Nobel prize. And other reasons to fear for humanity

1. It’s the old ‘tired bureaucrats’ ploy in Paris

It’s the old “negotiators work into the weekend” ploy: Those hard-working climate beavers in Paris are so eager to get a deal for the planet that they’re… 662 more words

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