Who's the NHL's best fighter? Wed, October 10, 2007
Derek Boogaard would like to assure Edmonton that it's nothing personal, that it was pure coincidence, really, the Oilers had to scrape all those players off the ice last season. But he's glad you're thinking about him.
"It speaks to his effectiveness that we're speaking about him," admits Oilers coach Craig MacTavish. "Until we prove that we can negate his effectiveness with some good offence and make him a liability instead of an asset, we're going to have to deal with these questions."