Looking at Jesse Puljujarvi, you see that wide, youthful grin, and it’s east for non-Oilers fans overlook the disappointing season he had last year with the team that drafted him 4th overall in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.
How do you solve a problem like Danick Paquette…?
Now that Lord Stanleys cup has been lifted by Washington and the hysterics of the playoffs have begun to wane, we look forward to the next dose of madness.
What happened in 1993?
Czechoslovakia split and became the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Bill Clinton became the 42nd US President and the Montreal Canadiens won the Stanley Cup. We haven’t had a Canadian team win ever since.
We’re not that far away from the beginning of the 2018/19 season and whilst most teams within the Elite League are announcing their rosters and engaging with their fan base keeping interests peaked and the wheels moving, Fife Flyers have gone almost quite, with no new signing announcements and an extreme lack of PR.
Is Fife Flyers that old relative that refuses to embrace a new way of life?
In just over two and half months’ time the puck will drop in the Champions Hockey League for a fifth season with 32 clubs from 13 countries battling in out for European glory.
This piece could have just as easily been titled, A Summary of Why The NHL Sucks. Buckle up.