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TEAM CANADA 2006

Here’s the 26 players of the 2006 edition of Team CANADA.

Penguins Find Arena Funds

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ partner in a proposed $1 billion development at the site of Mellon Arena is willing to put up $290 million to pay for a new, 18,000-seat home for the National Hockey League team.

http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/05355/625661.stm

Keith Primeau done for season. Doug Weight a Flyer?

Rumors are flying around Philadelphia that Keith Primeau will soon be shelved for the rest of the season due to lingering concussion symptoms that he cannot shake off. Similar to the symptoms Primeau suffered with almost a full year after the Flyers were eliminated from the Playoffs in 2003 by Tampa Bay.

My Olympic Team!

St Louis? Doan? Regehr?? DRAPER??!!??! What the hell are people talking about these guys for, this is my 2006 Olympic hockey team.

Could Joe Thornton Win The Hart This Season?

I have been a close follower of the San Jose Sharks in season 2005-2006, a campaign many would call ‘A Tale of Two Seasons.’ The monumental trade that saw Joe Thornton arrive in San Jose has certainly changed the fortunes of the Sharks, who after 7 games with the big number 19, only lost for the first time yesterday in a close match to the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim.

Joe Thornton has brought so much to the Sharks, and whilst the team is greatly benefiting from having him on board, there’s no doubt that he too, is faring better after a change of scenery from his former pressure-cooker situation in Boston.

Phyllis Gretzky, Wayne's Mother Dies at Age 64

tsn.ca announced monday night that Wayne’s mother Phyllis has lost her battle with lung cancer and pnemonia.

Names Named: US Olympic Team

So here it is. The US Olympic team has finally been named and it looks like this:

All Hell Breaks Loose in Jersey

I will be taking a break from posting after this, but it must be said.

For years under Lou Lamoriello, the New Jersey Devils have been one of the most stable franchises in the NHL. They have been successful (on the ice) and they have managed to stay in New Jersey despite having the highest prices in the league, an old arena, and competing with the likes of the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers for fans.

Robinson resigns!

Sportsnet.ca is reporting that Larry Robinson has quit as coach of the NJ Devils.

Theo Fleury wants Back

Theo Fleury is over in Ireland and as Sportsnet is reporting doing rather well. He’s cleaned up and has said he wouldnt mind finishing off a carrer in the NHL. Could he make it back?

How to Fix TV

Let me start by saying this: We all know the benefits of broadcasting NHL in HD. Every sport benefits from that because the picture is much better.

My opinion on Luongo

I have watched many of the Florida Panthers games this season and being a big fan of this site i have come to the conclusion that people do not realize just how good Roberto Luongo is.

Gretzky quit Phoenix for family reason

During the game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Minessota Wild, RDS announced that Wayne Gretzky quit his fonction as a coach with the Phoenix Coyotes because of the sickness of his mother. They said that Gretzky leave the Arizona to go in Ontario to live the last moment of his mother…