Author Archives: Lint07

Who are the best available coaches?

As an Islanders fan I believe they are about to make a coaching change. I would say if things continue like this, Stirling is gone just after the new year. That got me thinking about who might be some of the better available coaches for Milbury to go to.

Disgraceful Display By Kings

The December 2nd game between the Ottawa Senators and LA Kings turned into a fight-fest, ending with a disgraceful display by the Los Angeles Kings. As a Sens fan, I know I might be called biased, but what Sean Avery and Co. did is unacceptable.

Zhitnik, Sopel & Niinimaa on the block?

the fourthperiod.com is reporting that Mike Millbury is displeased with the performance of Alexei Zhitnik, Brent Sopel & Janne Niinimaa and he is looking to upgrade his roster.

Referee Overrules Replay Judge

Something is seriously wrong with the honesty of the referees.

My Olympic Rosters: Big 7 teams

Here are my rosters as of now for 7 countries playing the olympics…

Avery coming to Montreal

Sean Avery is finally coming to Montreal, after making his smart comments back in October. What kind of reception will he get from the Montreal fans?

Panthers Trade Huselius to Flames

TSN.ca reports that the Florida Panthers have traded Kristian Huselius to the Calgary Flames.

Predators the quietest success in the league

While we have many topics about the usual suspects and the Ovechkin/Crosby debate rages on, the Nashville Predators are quietly being one the biggest success stories in the league this season.

Waiver Wire

As reported on TSN.ca;

The Columbus Blue Jackets claimed defenceman Ron Hainsey from the Montreal Canadiens on re-entry waivers, plucking away their first-round pick from the 2000 Entry Draft.

Sophomore Jinx or Lucky Rookie Year?

The Boston Bruins, picked by many to be one of the top teams in the tough Eastern Conference, have been in a major tailspin over the past 10 games and don’t appear to be coming out any time soon, regardless of their recent 5-1 victory over the Maple Leafs.

Bargain Basement Beauties

Here are Pat Hickey’s (Montreal Gazette) ten best bargains in the NHL, value for the buck, in no particular order;

1 QUARTER DOWN AND KINGS DOMINATING

The 2005-06 season is 1 quarter over and the LA Kings are 1st in a very tight Pacific division and 2nd in the Western Conference (one point behind 1st place Detroit). What is the reason behind the LA Kings success?

Blackhawks coach might be responsible for team's poor performances.

I’m not and have never been a Chicago Blackhawks fan but what got me thinking about this article was that I picked Tyler Arnason in one hockey pool. He’s having a slow start as well as the team so it got me wondering why there weren’t any guys making points at all in this team…