Entries by Kolby Solinsky from 03/2012

(Don) Cherry-Picking Local Hockey Players Won't Work

| Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada

Listen, if Don Cherry believes that the Leafs should sign players from Ontario just to sign them, he's wrong. There is no benefit to trying to kid yourself that somebody will help your team just because he's from your neck of the woods. The Wings win with Swedes, not Michiganders. The Bruins won with Canadians, not Bay Staters

Winnipeg and Vancouver: Cities (And NHL Teams) Wedded, For Better or Worse

| Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada

Walk around Vancouver, and it won't take you long to find somebody with a connection to Winnipeg. The link between the two cities -- and NHL teams -- is there. It was there on Thursday night, if you couldn't tell on television, when the Vancouver Canucks and the Winnipeg Jets faced off for the first time since 1996.

6 Rules for March Madness and St. Patrick's Day

| Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada

Are there patterns to The Madness? Not really. It is The Madness, after all. But you will need a guideline for survival. For the couch, at least.

Graham James: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You in Two Years

| Posted 03.21.2012 | Canada

A two-year sentence for a man as putrid as Graham James is as close as you can come to condoning the actions of other sexual predators in Canada who are living, working, and continuing to commit their heinous acts.