Let's start with a story about the folks from Quebec holding a demonstration a show of support to get a NHL squad back. It completely relates to tonights game, because guess who they have their eyes on? The Atlanta Trashers!
An estimated 1,100 fans from Quebec are piling into chartered buses and heading to Nassau Coliseum for Saturday night’s game between the Islanders and the Atlanta Thrashers, intent on sending a message to N.H.L. Commissioner Gary Bettman We want a team of our own.
One of the most offensively productive rookies in the N.H.L. over the last month is a defenseman.
There’s no reason to think that the Avs are going to be able to get out of this one alive. They have already been beaten once in recent memory by Atlanta, and this is going to be the second time in a row.
Colorado Avalanche veteran forward Milan Hejduk is quietly having a very good year in the first 27 games of the 2010-11 NHL regular season, recording 30 points in only 27 games played, an average of over a point per game.