Usually a reporter will mention lottery protected conditional draft choice, another hack. Marner and Nylander can be bad and they are right now. I say forget draft choices until they make the team, they're just names usually. TO in one of the best drafts in years traded out of the 1st round eventually ending up […]
This was a good disciplined effort. My only negative take was PP; could have put this one away more quickly but going 0/5 hurts. Patrick is growing up via OJT. He looks alive. Provorov is impressive. Neuvy is hot. Whether that lasts remains to be seen.
Red Fisher died yesterday. He might have seemed crabby and cantankerous on TV, but he was a really nice person. When my youngest son was in the 7th grade, he thought he might like to be a sportswriter. We were readers of Red Fisher's column in the Montreal Gazette. Enjoyed it, because of the knowledge […]
18 goals ( 10 5 on 5 ) and 56 points in 46 games (and Ghost has only played in 41) . That looks pretty good to me. Not sure how that stacks up against the others around the league. The rest of the blueline has 7 goals and 26 points. I had just posted […]