I watched the Yotes quite a bit last year and saw a lot of good things offensively, but as a game played on defensive misplays and a lack of crucial saves by Smith resulted in a lot of losses. This year the team will be fast and skilled and Chayka has strengthened the defensive core […]
I haven't heard anything since August where he was cleared to look for an NHL team to give him a contract. I'm not surprised that teams would rather insert a talented prospect over a 36-year-old with previous substance abuse issues.
So, I know it's preseason and there's more interest in seeing what people can do and how they go together, but at some point is there some concern that this team still isn't scoring? Is that because we're too busy tinkering or is it a symptom of whatever Hakstol's philosophy (or whatever) is?
Preview: Sept 22-23: Regina at Bisons The whole CW is set to hit the ice this weekend for the first time in pre-season. The slate includes two inter-conference series and the Brick Invitational Tournament. The team rosters are not yet uploaded to the CW stats pages. Here's the outlook. REGINA COUGARS (1-1-0, 2016-17: 3-22-3) MANITOBA […]
Iginla is one of those guys who might not end up with a job but with the real NHLers not going to the Olympics he might land on the Olympic team and then land in the NHL after. Guys like he and Gionta, Shane Doan and a few others who cannot find a job are […]