December 10 2011 08:06PM
The holiday season is almost upon us and your ol' pal Lowetide has given you an early gift with this week's NationRadio episode. Oilers talk? Check. Flames stuff? Why not. Ryan Lambert explaining what exactly "Ovechkin's steroids" are exactly? Oh yeah.
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December 10 2011 07:58PM
Sure, when you get your butt handed to you, the initial response is to want to go back to the drawing board, tear everything down and start again.
Not this time.
Saturday night in Detroit, the Winnipeg Jets had no answer for the Detroit Red Wings. After taking a 2-1 lead into the second period, the Red Wings scored four unanswered in the second period and cruised to a 7-1 victory. This one wasn't even close.
December 10 2011 02:18PM
Entering action on Saturday, the Winnipeg Jets find themselves somewhere more than a little surprising: on the threshold of a playoff spot, just one point back of the Washington Capitals for eighth in the NHL’s Eastern Conference.
December 09 2011 01:29PM
It's time for another review of some of the items of interest from around the Nation and the league, as teams move into the middle third of the season. In this week's overview, the Oilers hit a sour patch, the Canucks carry on without a couple of useful pieces, and the Leafs' ownership changes hands.
December 08 2011 04:49PM
Translation courtesy Andrey Osadcehnko
**Original text - Alexander Voynov, Sport Weekend
- Do you remember your first game as a pro?
You bet! I was 17. I think it was season 1988/89. It was the last game of the season against Sokol Kiev. I was very nervous. I was put out there with Alexei Kasatonov – the legend. He tried to cheer me up as best as he could. We won 8:2 but I was frustrated.