Archive for October, 2007

It’s the night before the Great Pumpkin rises up and gives toys to all of the good children in the Peanuts comic books. Before our favorite hockey players go trick-or-treating, I got a sneak peak at some of their costumes. Check it out. Vesa Toskala: Sometimes, our Halloween costumes reflect the way we really wish […]

I’ve updated the leaderboard for the Crappy Player Pick ‘Em and really, all it says is that we should all feel really dumb for doubting Nik Antropov (AKA The Only Good Thing Going In Toronto). Hey, who would have guessed that years of mediocrity would have finally been shed? At the very bottom of the […]

You know, I’ve been at this blogger game for about two years now (and I’ve been published on hockey in different forms for about seven or eight years prior to that), and I’ve gotten all sorts of goofy feedback and even the in-jest death threat from New York Ranger fans, but this is the first […]

Even though I think many of the new NHL jerseys are absolutely hideous, I’m going to wind up buying one because 1) I am dumb 2) I am a Jeremy Roenick fan 3) I am a Sharks fan. Put all of that together and that means that I’m shelling out bucks for an ugly-ass Roenick […]

Boy, what an emotional week for Ryan Smyth. I mean, the last time Alberta saw their Captain Canada, he was making a teary goodbye at the airport, and when the Avs got back into Edmonton, Smyth let the tears flow again thanks to a moving tribute by the Oilers organization and the Edmonton faithful. Smyth’s […]

What does $1,000,000 buy you? In the case of Scott Gomez, not a hell of a lot. In the case of Jeremy Roenick, quite a bit. Free agency’s always a gamble, and there’s always that mix of busts and jackpots. Here’s a look at a wide spectrum of this year’s big-name free-agent signings. I’ve taken […]

I was checking out a few different online shops for jersey prices and I saw that River City Sports had a bunch of USA Hockey stuff on sale. If you want a replica Team USA jersey (scroll to the bottom of the link), it’s only $60. Oh, and they’ve got shot glasses too at about […]