Archive for August 2007

A Sedin Tribute

August 31, 2007

Just for fun, and to get you excited for the season, watch a bit of fun hockey.  Background music by Europe – The Final Countdown.  Classic.

 The Chief Canuck

The Vancouver Sweater

August 29, 2007

It was another good event at GM Place with 4-6 thousand on hand to see the release of the new sweater.  Before they had the players come out, I could peer down the hallway and could see them in it.  I knew immediately what it was, and it was exactly like one of the leaks we had all previously seen. 

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The Hockey Sweater

August 29, 2007

One of my favourite all time stories as a child is a book called The Hockey Sweater.  Originally written in French by Roch Carrier.

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It’s an amazing tale of a child, who in 1946 when the Rocket Richard was a cultural icon, wore out his #9 Montreal Canadiens sweater.

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Reliance on the Twin

August 28, 2007

Yes, the singular Twin.  Henrik.  I was on Foxsports a minute ago and read this piece on reliance of goal scorers on a single playmaker.  Guess who was #1 in the league.  Daniel.

Here’s how the top ten break down:

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