Leafs & Sens Win – Nashville 2-0 vs Chicago GAME 2 Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 16, 2017

Leafs & Sens Win – Nashville 2-0 vs Chicago  GAME 2 Thoughts by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 16, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The Habs evened their series Friday night.   This year there seems to be more desperation across the board to win with multiple games of 100 total hits.  It’s good hockey; sometimes great.  Shea Weber, even though he took a lame fighting penalty, was the monster for Montreal.  Just the beating alone […]

Rough Start for Canadian Teams in NHL Play Offs by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2017

Rough Start for Canadian Teams in NHL Play Offs by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –  It was great to see five Canadian teams make the playoffs this season after Canada was blanked last year. Sadly all five lost their opening games; some tragically, some, well hockey is a game of funny bounces and for the Leafs Friday night the puck didn’t bounce their way. The upstart Leafs […]

Habs Not Vegan – Put the Bite to Hamburgler – Flames Smoke Canucks by Jamie Gilcig

Habs Not Vegan – Put the Bite to Hamburgler – Flames Smoke Canucks by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – When Habs GM talks about wanting character in his players he wasn’t kidding as the team showed huge character in defeating the Ottawa Senators in game one of their series. Missing was team leader and top scorer Max Pacioretty and Norris candidate PK Subban earned a game misconduct for a clear two handed […]

My Fearless NHL Play Off Predictions for Round One by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2015 #sens #habs

My Fearless NHL Play Off Predictions for Round One by Jamie Gilcig APRIL 14, 2015  #sens #habs

CFN –  It’s time.  Eight series kick off Wednesday night which will leave eight teams for round two.  Which teams make it will make for some interesting story lines. This year 5 Canadian teams made the final 16, but sadly four of them are playing against each other.   It does seem at times that […]

Which Canadian NHL Teams Will Improve in 2014/15? by Jamie Gilcig Habs Leafs Sens

Which Canadian NHL Teams Will Improve in 2014/15?  by Jamie Gilcig  Habs Leafs Sens

CFN-   The Habs ended the pre-season with a trade.   Gone are Carey Price’s best bud Peter Budaj and Patrick Holland for Erik Tangradi.  It’s an interesting move.  With Tangradi already clearing waivers it gives Montreal some back up beef and helps their cap space as Tokarski’s salary was nearly 2/3 less than Budaj. […]

How Did Canadian NHL GM’s Do in the Off Season by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 25, 2014

How Did Canadian NHL GM’s Do in the Off Season by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 25, 2014

CFN – As the long hot Summer comes to an end changes have occurred across the NHL.   Some more drastic than others.    Some teams have new coaches and GM’s.   We’re going to look at Canada’s six teams and rate their performances in their attempt to bring Lord Stanley’s Cup back to Canada. […]