Ron MacLean Not Suited for Hockey Night in Canada

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Ron MacLean doesn’t seem suited for the Hockey Night in Canada host job. Not any more. The Toronto Star has it that George Stroumboulopoulos is out as Hockey Night in Canada (HNIC) host. The report suggests Rogers will roll back time and restore Ron MacLean to the host’s chair. It’s a “back to the future” […] READ MORE


Nevermind the Punjabi Bonino Call, Here's the Finnish Donskoi Call

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By now, if you haven’t heard the Nick Bonino goal call by CBC‘s Punjabi commentary, please say hi to Dwayne Johnson before you leave the rock that you’ve been living under for the last two weeks. For your convenience, here’s that call: *Blesses your timeline* #[email protected] @RandipJanda @HarpPandher @BhupinderHundal pic.twitter.com/07TXfKje21 — Hockey Night Punjabi (@HkyNightPunjabi) […] READ MORE


Nevermind the Punjabi Bonino Call, Here’s the Finnish Donskoi Call

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By now, if you haven’t heard the Nick Bonino goal call by CBC‘s Punjabi commentary, please say hi to Dwayne Johnson before you leave the rock that you’ve been living under for the last two weeks. For your convenience, here’s that call: *Blesses your timeline* #[email protected] @RandipJanda @HarpPandher @BhupinderHundal pic.twitter.com/07TXfKje21 — Hockey Night Punjabi (@HkyNightPunjabi) […] READ MORE



Time to Pull the Plug on Don Cherry

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Despite all the changes Rogers has made with Hockey Night in Canada, one thing has stayed the same: Coach’s Corner with Don Cherry and Ron MacLean. Watching the first segment of the season has confirmed to me that Cherry needs to be removed. The segment was spent ripping the Toronto Maple Leafs and their lack […] READ MORE


Was 2014 the Best Stanley Cup Playoffs, Ever?

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Following Alec Martinez’s double overtime goal that lifted the Los Angeles Kings to their second Stanley Cup in three years, one of the best ever NHL playoffs came to an unfortunate end. The past two months included hits, saves, goals and of course, games that may be remembered for generations to come. As I watched CBC’s closing […] READ MORE


Last Word on Memes: New Set for Hockey Night in Canada

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Attending the official conference to introduce Brendan Shanahan as the Toronto Maple Leafs President and alternate governor of MLSE, ESPN and TSN reporter Pierre LeBrun tweeted a photo of the setup for the conference. It looks less like a professional sports press conference and more like a television set on Leafs TV. Did I say […] READ MORE


George Stroumboulopoulos Officially Announced as 'Hockey Night in Canada' Host

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George Stroumboulopoulos is the new host of Canada’s biggest national program, the iconic Hockey Night in Canada.  Stromboulopoulous has been the host of late night talk show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight (previously known as The Hour) on CBC for 10 years.  While he will take over hosting duties, have no fear Canada.  It will remain Don Cherry and Ron […] READ MORE


The Legend of Conn Smythe

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For many die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs fans, February 14th does not mark a day in which individuals express their love for their significant other. Instead, it is a day that marks the anniversary that the Toronto St. Pats hockey club was re-named the Toronto Maple Leafs, under new owner Maj. Conn Smythe. Smythe has become […] READ MORE


Must See: The Sabres OT Goal Went Through Leafs' Skate

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Last night the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 in OT.  It was just the Sabres 6th win of the season (and third that did not involve the shootout).  Two of those three wins have come against their rivals from over the Peace Bridge and down the QEW. The OT goal was scored […] READ MORE