clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

A bit of a winning streak

Stormin' cross country. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Stormin' cross country. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Getty Images

What a happy sports weekend. I topped it off by taking in my second NFL game with Raiders nation in Oakland, Calif. Crappy weather but well worth the experience. Fearsome fan factor = they got it.

Canucks are taking their winning streak on the road starting off in Montreal tomorrow. In the meantime, some links.

  • Ryan Parent sticks with the team as the 7th defenseman; Hamhuis almost ready? [Province]
  • The icetime for our bottom three defenseman on Saturday: Rome (19:05), Alberts (17:07) & Ballard (12:06). [Sun]
  • This road trip is homecoming time for Luongo, Burrows, Torres & Malhotra. [Province]
  • We're catching Montreal at a good time: Gomez has disappeared [Montreal Gazette] and Gionta followed him [Montreal Gazette].
  • Practice your French. I think it's a positive piece. [Canoe]
  • A few days old, but a good interview with Jeff Tambellini. [Winnipeg Free Press]
  • Our third line is all over the Fanhouse's tops of the week. [NHL Fanhouse]
  • Hell hath frozen over: Darcy Hordichuk scored. [Province]
  • Willie Mitchell is scheduled to have a MRI on his arm today.[LA Times]
  • Curious what the height and weight of the average NHL'er is? [Behind The Net]
  • Alert: The Blues aren't bad. [KSDK] But the Hawks? Hmm... [SCH]
  • Lastly, for the off topic: have you?