Edmonton - Dec. 8, 2013:
Despite some last second heroics from Taylor Hall during regulation time, it would be the Calgary Flames Jiri Hudler who would play the role of hero on this night, scoring the overtime winner, as the Flames squeaked out a hard fought 2-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place
Windsor - Dec. 8, 2013: Sam Povorozniouk scored with just 12 seconds left in the third period, giving the Windsor Spitfires a dramatic 2-1 win over the Kitchener Rangers Saturday night at the WFCU Centre. In just his second game in Windsor (19-10-1-0), the 18-year-old winger took a Ben Johnson pass and ripped it by Jordan DeKort, sending the home crowd into a frenzy. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Dec. 7, 2013: It was a very special evening in the Alberta capital on Friday. Not only was it the Edmonton Oil Kings annual Teddy Bear Toss Night but it was also a rematch of the last two Western Hockey League Champions.
Despite a late third period collapse, the Oil Kings still managed to send everyone home happy edging the Portland Winterhawks 5-4 in what was a thrilling evening of hockey at Rexall Place. FULL STORY
Wilkes-Barre Scranton - Dec. 7, 2013: News today of Harry Zolnierczyk getting the call up to the Burgh after the news from last night of Andrew Ebbett breaking his ankle during the game taking a puck to breakup a shot was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero. From the WBS Penguins website the announcement reads. FULL STORY
London - Dec. 7, 2013: Max Domi scored on the power play at 1:11 of overtime, lifting the Knights to a 5-4 win over the Windsor Spitfires at the Budweiser Gardens in London on Friday night. The man-advantage came as the result of a controversial late penalty call, with just four seconds remaining in regulation, on the Spitfires Remy Giftopoulos; spoiling a second straight solid night for the line of Giftopoulos (2G), Josh Ho-Sang (3A) and newcomer Brody Milne (2A). FULL STORY
Edmonton - Dec. 6, 2013: If only the Edmonton Oilers could find a way to play the Columbus Blue Jackets or Colorado Avalanche on a somewhat regular basis on home ice, all would be good in Oil Country. Having already destroyed Columbus earlier this season, Edmonton continued their domination of the Avs on Thursday night. with an 8-2 thrashing of Patrick Roy's young side. Taylor Hall led the onslaught upfront with a four point effort, including hat-trick #4 of his young career.
Windsor - Dec. 6, 2013: Brody Milne's first goal as a member of the Windsor Spitfires was a memorable one; the game winner in a 5-2 victory over the Saginaw Spirit on Thursday night in front of 4,923 at the WFCU Centre. Acquired in the trade that sent Kerby Rychel and Nick Ebert on Tuesday, Milne also picked up an assist on Josh Ho-Sang's team-leading 16th of the season.
Edmnton - Dec. 5, 2013: Outside of probably netminder Devan Dubnyk, no player currently on the Edmonton Oilers roster is a more polarizing figure among fans than defenceman Jeff Petry. While he may not be everyone’s cup of tea, there is no questioning the fact Petry is this team’s best blueliner and by a fairly wide margin.
Windsor - Dec. 4, 2013: As a relative newcomer to Windsor, I was excited for the beginning of last year's Windsor Spitfires season. All indications pointed to them having a solid year in 2012-13, but the true focus was on making a run to host and win the Memorial Cup this year. The team tagline was fittingly - Reloaded! Kerby Rychel and Nick Ebert have been traded to the Guelph Storm.
Edmonton - Dec. 4, 2013: The Winnipeg Jets have had a very interesting season so far to say the least. Their leading scorer is Bryan Little who is on pace to shatter his career best. This despite the fact that Captain Andrew Ladd has experienced a major correction on goal scoring (as was to be expected) and Blake Wheeler has not exactly lit the world on fire.