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Boulerice is an Oiler

With Steve MacIntyre out with a broken orbital bone, Steve Tambellini has claimed Jesse Boulerice off of waivers from the Colorado Avalanche.

I did a little YouTube research. Turns out he’s no Steve MacIntyre, but he can take a punch and he can throw some haymakers too. Will be interesting to see how well he fills the shoes. Couldn’t find a fight that he won, though.

Here’s a little montage of Boulerice and his work on ice: Read the rest of this entry »

JDD: Big Welcome to the NHL

performance was godly

performance was godly

This is Jeff Drouin-Deslauriers.

He has a name bigger than the jersey so they had to cut out the Drouin part. He has the size of a Burke but the flexibility of a Garon. His performance against the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils over this Remembrance Day weekend was also so big it was worth sending out a big “welcome to the NHL” to our friend Jeff Deslauries.

Good job, JDD: you were godly.

I nearly creamed my pants when he robbed the last guy on the shootout. Read the rest of this entry »