Found March 07, 2012 on
NorthWest Sports Beat:
Toronto Maple Leafs
Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane is going to be busy the next 48 hours in Vancouver, as the Vancouver Giants will add Kane to their Ring of Honour before Wednesday’s game against Tri-City. (7:00 start at Pacific Coliseum)
Kane joins Brett Festerling, Andrej Meszaros, Mark Fistric, Gilbert Brule, Milan Lucic, and Cody Franson in the club.
As well, 900 fans will win a limited edition Evander Kane Bobblehead Doll.
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Is there any doubt that the people of Winnipeg are glad to have professional hockey back? The Jets fans have quickly become some of the best in hockey, and the team is 21-10-4 at home as a result. They are fighting for the 8th playoff spot in the Eastern Conference and are one of the teams that you could easily envision playing spoiler for a top seed. Jets fans don’t just want...
Written by: Keith Ricci
I’m what you might call a hockey junkie. More than aficionado, I will watch any game that I can find on TV, I will stay late after my games at the local rink to watch the game after and I’ve been known to arrive early to watch games scheduled before mine. I have been the recipient of many a dirty look from the boy because he was ready to go home and I...
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Andrew Ladd #16 – LW
POB: Maple Ridge, B.C., Canada
Height: 6-3 Weight: 205lbs
NHL Seasons: 6
Drafted by Carolina in 2004 (1/4).
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Andrew Ladd was born on December 12th 1985 in Maple Ridge, British Columbia. Like so many West Coast boys born in 1985, he became a hockey player and a very successful...
from Paul Friesen of the Winnipeg Sun, Every hockey team has them. Call them the grunts.
They are the fourth-liners who toil away from the limelight, content to do their part while others get the glory.
Not getting scored against is their top priority, getting down and dirty their M.O.
It’s hockey’s equivalent of down-on-your-knees, mud-under-the-fingernails labour, and if...
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Vancouver looks to avoid their first 3 game home losing streak of the season tonight, as they host the Winnipeg Jets. While Vancouver has gone a rather respectable 5-3-2 in their last 10, the last two performances have shown signs that this team isn't very...