Damien Cox
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If NHLers really want to go to the Olympics, the NHLPA can take charge
Damien Cox
More than a few top NHL players have talked about wanting to play in the 2018 Olympics, but if the players are serious about it, they should be able to lead the way to get a deal done.
No surprise that Maple Leafs didn't make major or risky deadline move
Damien Cox
Maple Leafs shouldn't go big-game hunting, could add veteran leader
Damien Cox
This isn’t the time for the Leafs to go big-game hunting or to make a major financial/cap commitment to a new player, but if a smaller move for some experience could help the club make the playoffs it would be worth it.
Struggling Blues fire coach, but goaltending remains the big issue
Damien Cox
The Blues created an untenable situation when they brought in Mike Yeo as Ken Hitchcock's successor a year early. And even though they switched coaches officially on Wednesday, the real issue of goaltending remains.
Tortorella has Blue Jackets' attention back after streak ends
Damien Cox
Gilmour trade ushered in era of big-spending Maple Leafs
Damien Cox
The 10-player Doug Gilmour deal was part of a period in which the direction of the Toronto Maple Leafs was altered dramatically, and in significant ways, for the worse.
Surprising normalcy of Oleksiak made her story resonate with Canadians
Damien Cox
As Penny Oleksiak’s tale played out this summer and climaxed with four medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio her surprisingly relatable story resonated with Canadians.
Viola nomination takes Panthers drama to new, surreal heights
Damien Cox
Why aren't Senators fans buying team's early season success?
Damien Cox
So what to think of the impressive Ottawa Senators? Their record tells you one thing, but the response of their fans tells you what they think of it all.