by Kolby Solinsky White Cover Magazine ‘Conventional wisdom’ is just that. Conventional. And wise. The thing with wisdom, though, is it’s an assumed quality. You’re not just wise because you’re old, but you could fool someone to thinking you are if you are. In the same way, you’re not innovative just because you’re young. So often, […]Read more "Point Shots: What Makes the L.A. Kings So Terrifying?"
This isn’t a real ‘Hockey Night in Canada’ montage, but it’s of course inspired by the magical music videos the CBC’s wunder-editor Tim Thompson puts together every Saturday. And it’s made to celebrate the 60-plus years of HNIC, from the commentary of Bob Cole to the elegantly simple coverage from Canada’s public broadcaster. You don’t […]Read more "Devil Town: A Return to Saturday (NHL Montage 2014-15 Season Opener)"
by Kolby Solinsky White Cover Magazine Well, this thing’s over… Forget my blustering and my silly and desperate attempt to be dramatic, or hopeful, or however I could spin it. Hilarious, that Alain Vigneault flew across the continent only to have the same problem in New York that he had in Vancouver – a team […]Read more "Just Give L.A. the Cup Already…"
Dear fellow Canucks fans: It’s time to cheer for Alain Vigneault, and it should be easy now that his Rangers have a minuscule chance of winning. What have you got to lose? It’s not like they can actually beat Los Angeles, right?Read more "Dear Vancouver: It’s Time to Cheer for Alain Vigneault"
Watching last night’s epic end to an epic Western Conference Final, a few things crossed my mind, and they probably crossed yours…Read more "Epic: Closing Thoughts on Kings-Blackhawks, the Greatest Playoff Series of All-Time"