states the following stats from their survey about hockey fans who are charging ahead in the dating game. Leafs fans have gone on the least number of first dates over the past year.Flames forward Joe Colborne said it’s too bad for Canadian fans who are the most passionate in the world but the playoffs are still worth watching.“Most of the top players on the American teams are Canadian anyways, so it’s not like there’s a lack of Canadian talent or anything like that. Like their favourite team, Leafs fans might put themselves out there by looking online, but haven’t been able to close the deal.The NHL had just expanded to 14 teams, three of them Canadian. There’s no recipe for a Stanley Cup team but a Canadian one hasn’t raised a cup since the Habs in 1993.That same year in Alberta, the oil boom was creating more multi-millionaires than any time before in Canadian history. How many more building blocks does it take in this relationship?7 members" data-delay="0" data-placement="bottom" data-original-title="Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7)" title="" alt="" href="/groups/harry-potter-paperback-box-set-books-1-7" style="vertical-align:bottom;"2 members" data-delay="0" data-placement="bottom" data-original-title="Jane Eyre: Fast Track Classics (Fast Track Classics Series)" title="" alt="" href="/groups/jane-eyre-fast-track-classics-fast-track-classics-series" style="vertical-align:bottom;"3 members" data-delay="0" data-placement="bottom" data-original-title="One Hundred Years of Solitude (Everyman's Library (Cloth))" title="" alt="" href="/groups/one-hundred-years-of-solitude-everymans-library-cloth" style="vertical-align:bottom;"2 members" data-delay="0" data-placement="bottom" data-original-title="Beyond Belief: Finding the Strength to Come Back" title="" alt="" href="/groups/beyond-belief-finding-the-strength-to-come-back" style="vertical-align:bottom;"1 member" data-delay="0" data-placement="bottom" data-original-title="Voodoo Whisperer: Curse of a Legend [Download]" title="" alt="" href="/groups/voodoo-whisperer-curse-of-a-legend-download" style="vertical-align:bottom;"Sports Passions gives people who are part of the Sports Loving community a place to find one another.That might mean more money in your pocket, more sleep with no late night games and maybe…just maybe…meeting someone special. Oilers fans, like the team they love, are experiencing a drought.
I think it’s just more of a freak incident,” said Colborne. WATCH BELOW: Canadian NHL teams are making history for a second time, but not for good reason. According to the online dating site Match.com, losses on the ice could lead to luck in love.The matchmakers said 21 per cent of Canadian singles admit to dating less during the playoffs.
Well two-time Stanley Cup champion and Albertan Darryl Sutter, who is the head coach of the LA Kings, knows a thing or two about the timeline for a rebuild.“If you pick really high..especially the way the salary cap is and the way the lottery is – you pick really high for a number of years.rebuild should be winning championships within three or four years,” said Sutter.“I’m from Alberta. But if they were, it might be like last year, we might not make it,” said Sutter.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is far from cupid, because he’s banking on hockey fans still tuning in to Canadian players competing on the American teams in the post season.“As long as the hockey is entertaining and exciting and competitive we’re hoping and expecting that fans will tune in and watch great hockey,” he stated.