Tag Archives: Alexander Ovechkin

October or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Lockout

Normally, the threat of an NHL lockout is one of the worst things a hockey fan can endure. There have now been four work stoppages in my lifetime, and although I was too young to understand and appreciate the first … Continue reading

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This week in the KHL (October 27 to November 2)

A month of NHL missing and another already axed. The Winter Classic is kaput to boot. It’s starting to look like the KHL could be the only game in town this year. Here’s what you may have missed this week: … Continue reading

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KHL Report: October 13th – October 19th.

While the NHL inches its way closer to a new season, there still isn’t any top quality hockey in North America. You and I both know that real fans can’t stay away from the game for too long, so why … Continue reading

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KHL Report: October 6th – October 12th 2012

The scheduled opening of the NHL regular season has come and gone, so why not take a moment to catch up on all the action in the KHL last week. Here’s what you may have missed: Ovi, Kovi, Kostitsyns and … Continue reading

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Prague sets a KHL record for attendance, but Ovechkin spoils the party

Alexander Ovechkin scored the game’s lone goal, while Alexander Yeryomenko pitched a 29-save shutout en route to a 1-0 victory. For two periods, a rocking, record-setting, crowd of 16 317 – as well as countless others watching on ESPN – … Continue reading

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The Gods Have Spoken

I’m slowly approaching three years abroad now, as well as four of the last five years outside of Canada. While amazing in so many regards, living abroad can be difficult for a Canadian hockey fan. I love the game of … Continue reading

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Opening Night

Never say “I’m going to do as many shots as goals when the Leafs play,” because you’re only going to black out and finish the bottle. ………………………………………………………………………………..– Unknown I used to get together with a buddy of mine in Vancouver … Continue reading

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