Doom and gloom from Dater:
My new belief: only about 20-25% chance NHL season will happen at all. Toxic atmosphere
When Duchene was out of the lineup, O'Reilly tallied 19 points in 23 games (0.83). When he was in the lineup, O'Reilly managed 36 in 58 (0.62). A healthy Duchene hurts O'Reilly.
"OB" UNDER CONTRACT: The #Avs have signed defenseman Shane O'Brien to a three-year contract through the 2014-15 season
I think everyone really feels like we have the personnel (to make a playoff run). We have the team to do it. It’s time to do it now - David Jones
Gabriel Country Forest corrupt: "Does no more now"
Downie, by the way, has been playing hurt for about three weeks with a shoulder injury. He might have a slight separation in fact. And Duchene has also been playing hurt. His ankle/knee are not 100 percent.