Morning Skate: Thursday, 11/27

BallHype: hype it up!
Tonight’s Slate:
Maple Leafs @ Senators, 7:30 ET
Flames @ Canucks, 10:00

Game of the Night:
Calgary Flames (12-9-1) @ Vancouver Canucks (14-6-2)

10:00 ET… TV: Local Networks

Players to watch:
CGY- Dion Phaneuf
The NHL 09 cover guy has been inconsistent thus far.
VAN- Mason Raymond
Raymond has struggled mightily in his last 9 games and needs to turn it around.

Projected Goaltenders:
CGY- Miikka Kiprusoff (08-09 stats: 12-8-1, 3.15 GAA)
VAN- Curtis Sanford (08-09 stats: 3-1-0, 2.33 GAA)

Injury Report:
Rhett Warrener (shoulder, out)
VAN- Roberto Luongo (groin, out), Ryan Johnson (hand, out), Kevin Bieksa (foot, out), Rick Rypien (sports hernia, out)

Last Ten Games:
Flames (5-5-0) … Canucks (8-0-2)

Season Series:
2-0 Canucks

Prediction: Canucks 3, Flames 2 (OT)
The rest of tonight’s predictions:
Maple Leafs over Senators

About Chris Wassel

Simply I am a hockey writer who is a jack of all trades. Whether it is draft, fantasy, NHL, KHL, AHL, etc...I probably can write about it. The challenge in hockey is to be able to step out of your comfort zone and write like you are still there. Hopefully you enjoy the humor in the writing on the site and tell your friends. Thanks for reading!