Number 48: Who wore it best?
He gave his all every time he hit the ice. In John Tonelli's final forgotten season, that ice was in Chicago and Quebec.
On April 20th, 1984, the Montreal Canadiens and Quebec Nordiques played the most out of control game in modern NHL history.
Hailing from Quebec city, I used to be a fan of the Nordiques. How is it that I came to be a fan of the hated Habs?
It's time for the Canadiens ownership to use their muscle and bring hockey back to the fans of Montreal and other teams by starting a new league, something the Canadiens have experience in doing.
While it's the season of celebration, the holiday of the day is Festivus... And plenty of Lightning fans have grievances to voice regarding the club.
Winnipeg is the relocated Atlanta Thrashers. That's their identity, even if "Winnipeg" is now attached to their name. Beating the Thrasher out of them does not embrace the franchise, but further belittles it.