Gallagher: Wishing for the good old days of Western dominance

 

Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton used to be among the most feared places to play in the NHL

 
 
 
 
Before Johnny Hockey did his thing in L.A., enraging Jonathan Quick and stunning the Kings Monday night, the Calgary Flames had lost eight games in a row. Before the Canucks handed Calgary that eighth straight defeat and then received the largesse extended by Arizona goalie Mike Smith who was dressed as Santa Claus, the Canucks had lost five straight.
 
 
 
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Can Team Canada win World Juniors gold?
 
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