Monthly Archives: January 2007

Knee-jerks: vs. Carolina, 1/27/07

Complete turnaround from last night, kick-started by three unassisted goals in about six minutes. Of course, that was followed by Carolina scoring two goals to make things interesting, but the Caps finally got some separation on Eric Fehr’s first NHL … Continue reading

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Caps 7 / Canes 3

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Knee-jerks: @ Carolina, 1/26/07

Carolina is good, and right now, the Caps aren’t. That’s the main lesson from last night. Now, any team losing two of their top six defensemen is in for a bit of a bad ride, but all the talk of … Continue reading

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“The Ghost” to Crosby: Please Leave

One of our favourite words at OFB is Schadenfreude: “enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others.” Our latest enjoyment comes from Dallas, where everything is bigger, but not Sidney Crosby. According to Martin Leclerc at Le Journal de Montreal, Crosby … Continue reading

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The OFB Top 20 Prospects

Prospect rankings are necessarily subjective and by design no more than a snapshot in time. And yet January, delivering the pro and college hockey seasons’ midpoints, as well as the completion of the World Junior Championships, seems the right time … Continue reading

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Lays Fuels Goals

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Christine Simpson Gets Ovechkin His Lays

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