January 12 2015 11:09PM
The Leafs played well against Washington, they played well against Columbus, and they played well again tonight. They didn't get the 2 points they were hoping for, but they put in a good effort against the defending Cup champs en route to an unfortunate 2-0 loss in Los Angeles.
January 12 2015 06:01PM
Folks, let me come right out and say it - I've never been a big fan of the All-Star Game. Elite athletes getting an additional weekend to show off the talents they were blessed with and don't have to work hard for is disgusting and disrespectful to fans. It's on the level of Hollywood Awards Shows. Let's keep feeding the egos of the big-headed selfish overpaid guys. Yeah, good idea.
January 12 2015 03:40PM
Tonight is the battle between the team that stuck with Mike Richard's horrible contract and the team perceived to be dumb enough to trade for Mike Richard's contract. Or you can look at as a matchup between the team that Tim Leiweke claims to fixed and the team he actually fixed.Truly a battle for the ages.
January 12 2015 03:31PM
It was another rollercoaster weekend for Oilers fans. You were on a high after Friday's convincing victory over Chicago, but the winning ride didn't last long after yesterday's loss to the Florida Panthers.
We are officially past the halfway point of the NHL season, with only the Rangers, Canucks, Panthers and Blue Jackets not playing 41 games, but we've seen 627 of 1230 games played.
Here are some thoughts on the first half and some expectations for the second.