Monthly Archives: November 2017

50 Thoughts XV

1.┬áPeople get so excited for “Patio Szn” and “Wedding Szn”. I’m thinking of creating a new “Szn” called “Bedding Szn”. Basically, we just nap. Who’s in? 2. The uppercase letter “G” is my least favourite letter to write. 3. I … Continue reading

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San Jose Sharks 2017-18 Season Preview

When the San Jose Sharks get a power play during a home game, they play the Jaws theme over the loudspeakers and the fans use their arms to mimic a shark chomp. It’s all very cute. The Sharks have been … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh Penguins 2017-18 Season Preview

It’s not fair that Pittsburgh has Sidney Crosby and Edmonton has Connor McDavid, when a few decades ago, both teams had Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky, respectively. Is there some rule that says only those two cities can have the … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Flyers 2017-18 Season Preview

The Philadelphia Flyers are a far cry from their Broad Street Bully days. Heck, they’re a far cry from the early 2000s when they had guys like LeClair, Recchi, Roenick, and Brashear patrolling the ice. The NHL has changed and … Continue reading

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Roy Halladay

When I was a kid, I wanted to be like Roy Halladay. Yesterday, Roy “Doc” Halladay died in a plane crash. It was his plane. He was the only one on board. Halladay was only 40-years-old, and leaves behind a … Continue reading

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But If

Take me to a place where I don’t know your name there this is it I do declare find a place we can share but if I start┬áto care now you will take your final bow, wow and still expect … Continue reading

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Ottawa Senators 2017-18 Season Preview

Ugh, the Ottawa Senators. Do I have to? Alright. As someone who recently went to an Ottawa Senators “home game”, I have to say that I was both impressed and unimpressed. I was impressed by the aesthetics of the arena … Continue reading

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New York Rangers 2017-18 Season Preview

The New York Rangers have made the playoffs in 12 of the last 13 years, yet I’ve never taken them seriously as a Stanley Cup contender. Even when they made it to the Finals in 2014, I didn’t take them … Continue reading

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New York Islanders 2017-18 Season Preview

In 2007, the Islanders needed to win the final game of the season in order to make the playoffs. If they lost, the Leafs would make the playoffs. The game went to a shootout and their goaltender, Wade Dubielewicz, was … Continue reading

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