Category Archives: Vancouver Canucks
There may not be a better upgrade the Penguins could acquire. Gritty and offensively skilled, Ryan Kesler brings a style of game the Penguins have missed since the departure of Jordan Staal. The rumor of a Kesler trade popped up shortly after the Olympic break when it was reported that Ryan asked to be moved some time ago. Not long after that story surfaced another came about of how. Penguins GM, Ray Shero had at least one conversation with Canucks GM Mike Gillis.
142 penalty minutes in two seconds! Luongo back from injury, Burrows back from injury, a record breaking NHL debut, and a Tortorella rant fit for the Big Apple! The Vancouver Canucks vs. Calgary Flames game had everything.
Many Sharks related things happened this week, including two suspensions, two significant injuries and some AHL shuffling. (more…)
A year after Los Angeles won their first Stanley Cup, the Kings were one series away from returning for a chance to repeat. The Chicago Blackhawks had other ideas as they ousted LA in five games in the Western Conference Finals. Unlike the 1993 Kings that went to the Stanley Cup Finals (and lost to Montreal), this team is not going wait nearly 20 years for another chance. This team is poised and ready to fight their way back to the top, all the while chanting, “WE WANT THE CUP…AGAIN!” (more…)
The Los Angeles Kings may start their season two days after some other NHL teams, but I prefer to think about it as some NHL teams jumped the gun on starting the season before the Kings opening night. It is here ladies and gentlemen of the Nation of Kings. The new hockey season has begun! (more…)