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On Becoming Canadian

I’ve become Canadian. By that, I don’t mean that I’ve acquired Canadian citizenship, begun enjoying universal healthcare and ice hockey, started bragging about how much bigger Canadian grizzlies are than American ones or how much better Molson’s is than Miller’s. 484 more words

General

The Final 7

The Staple Center, Located in Downtown Los Angeles is home the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings are an NHL (National Hockey League) Team. They have one two Stanley Cups over the course of three years! 263 more words

NHL Kings

Ronda Rousey is the most dominate professional athlete

By: Connor Lutzko

Minutes ago we just witnessed an absolute destruction. Ronda Rousey submitted Cat Zingano in 14 seconds. Yes, you read that correctly..14 seconds. Right when you thought this woman couldn’t top her 16 second dismantling of Alexis Davis, she puts on a performance like she did tonight. 168 more words

Sports

My grandson plays goalie in hockey. Dad played goalie for University of Toronto. Advice for his great-grandson: “Keep your eye on the puck. Watch for the instant it leaves the ice. 28 more words

Quotes

Remember when Oilers were upset they didn't sign David Clarkson?

There must have been times over the past two winters where Edmonton GM Craig MacTavish went to bed at night thanking his lucky stars that free-agent winger David Clarkson decided in July 2013 he’d rather play in his hometown Toronto than Edmonton even though the Oilers pitch was grander. 572 more words

Hockey World

Red Army documentary chronicles how the Soviets revolutionized hockey

You don’t have to be a hockey fan to like Red Army but it certainly helps. I loved this feature documentary about the famed Soviet national hockey team because two of the things that most excite me in life are great movies and great hockey teams. 1,019 more words

Entertainment

The Morning Skate, Feb. 26: Canucks? Playoffs? Somewhere Torts is rolling over in his grave (if he was, uh, dead)

I like to watch … the NHL playoffs.

But not so much if the home team’s not in the playoffs.

That’s what made the five seasons before last year so great. 2,327 more words

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