Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Alanah McGinley on 08/14/06 at 12:00 PM ET
By Alanah Downie
Stick in Rink
has a copy of the Vancouver Canucks Head Coach Job Application Form
(Did Alain Vigneault
fill one of those in? Don't I wish.) Over at the Post-Pessimist Association
, discover the madness of collecting game-worn jerseys
. A cautionary tale about how combining eBay, alcohol consumption, and a passion for Tomáš Klouček
jerseys may eventually leave you in financial ruin.
fan Red & Black Hockey
discovers that some of the locals wear Atlanta Thrashers
merchandise... as a fashion
statement. (Don't think about that for too long... it'll make your head hurt...) In Pittsburgh, Igloo Dreams
smells something underhanded going on at City Hall. And on Red Wings Legends
, Bob Probert's
bio was recently added to the reading selections.
isn't a blog, but I liked their article ranking the best goalies for 2006-07
. Interestingly, Marc-Andre Fleury
makes the top-10, which is defended by LCS this way: "Fleury is already the most spectacular goaltender in the world. He's the fastest, quickest, most agile goalie I've ever seen."
Whoa, really? Still, it's a great read, with plenty to argue about.
Covered in Oil
has interviewed the Hot Oil girls here
. These women are endlessly quotable, but let me give you just a tease from the lovely Loxy
: "The distance between a fan and her loved player creates a special bond that restraining orders can’t change."
I'm pretty sure she's kidding.
Finally, at Vancouver Canucks Op Ed
(yes, that would be me) I've been plotting the future tombstones of NHL players
. Only one guy died making that blog post -- which is better than some days, I promise you.
Back in a couple days with more hockey blog chatter.
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