Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/7/12
Music City Mayhem In Honour of Sean Astin co-starring on NCIS Tuesday night… Just when you thought the schedule might get a little easier for the Vancouver Canucks, that idea turned into a fantasy worthy of Tolkien. The same can be said about the Central Division and how it’s shaped up to this point in the season. Attempting to reach “Mordor,” Van City will have to get by the Oliphant on Tuesday night! Columbus is an after-thought in 5th place and 31 points behind the 4th ranked Central Blackhawks, but the other four teams are attempting to walk into Mordor also known as Detroit. You know what they say! “One does not simply walk into Mordor.“ Detroit is and always will be one of the top two powerhouses in that division, barring a move to the East in re-alignment. A couple weeks back, Vancouver was facing off against St. Louis in a battle for 1st in the West. Now Detroit has reclaimed that spot and Nashville site in 4th, one point ahead of the Blues. If parity in this league had a...
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