———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— The minute that five-minute overtime ended, the game was over. The minute you realized the Sedin Twins had made their last appearance, that Roberto Luongo was valiant in defeat but not in shootout defeat, that Dale Weise had played almost the entire third period on the Canucks’ […]Read more "Vancouver Goes Up 2-0, Then Plays for the Shootout, and Loses to Edmonton"
———————————————————— by Puck Hockey Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— *These are my previews for every NHL division and my predictions of what lies ahead for all five teams of all six divvies in this shortened, 48-game regular season. I intend to keep each team’s summary to two sentences or less. Not because I’m succinct or concise, […]Read more "2013 NHL Preview: The Northwest Division"
Before we pull the Vancouver Canucks off their four-year throne atop the Northwest Division – because, you know, the Minnesota Wild are, like, sooooooo good now that they actually have a no. 1 defenceman and a scorer who actually wants to play there – we have to breathe. Yet again. The Score fueled the debate […]Read more "My 5: Rogers Arena, the Vancouver Canucks, and the Northwest Division"
This isn’t Earth Day, this is hockey. Since when does green beat blue? (Photo “courtesy” of Zimbio.com) So, the Minnesota Wild defeated the Edmonton Oilers in a shootout, 3-2, meaning that they both got one point and the Wild got two. The Colorado Avalanche, meanwhile, thumped the New Jersey Devils, 6-1… almost as if […]Read more "Northwest Notes: Avs, Wild, Oil Gets Points, But Are Still Mediocre"
… there’s Fire. (Photo “courtesy” of Getty Images) Jarome Iginla is not about to bail on the only team he’s ever played for… According to NHL.com: “Iginla is aware of the rumors. He’s hoping a turnaround by his Calgary Flames will be enough to silence them… Calgary’s slow start has fueled gossip that Iginla, struggling […]Read more "Where There’s Smoke: Iginla Sees Future in Calgary"