Louie Caporusso

Height: 5' 9"
Weight: 185
Birth Place: Woodbridge, Ontario
Draft: 2007 3rd round (90th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • NHL explains why Kyle Turris was not offsides on winning goal

    NHL explains why Kyle Turris was not offsides on winning goal

    Kyle Turris gave the Ottawa Senators a huge victory with a game-winning goal in overtime to lift his team over the New York Rangers 5-4 in Game 5 of their second-round playoff series on Saturday. Many Rangers fans were understandably frustrated about the goal being scored. Moreover, some complained that Turris was offsides for the play.

  • Jason Spezza: Perennially underrated
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    Jason Spezza: Perennially underrated

    He was a friend of my parents, interested in hockey, so naturally they introduced me to him. At some point he brought up Jason Spezza, commenting that he’d kind of passed his prime. I pointed out that he’d scored 30 goals that season. He was shocked. Even five minutes later, he was still shaking his head, saying “Really? 30 goals?!” In a way, Spezza’s career was always haunted by Jacques Martin’s infamous words: “He’s a boy playing a man’s game.” His game was never appreciated, either by Ottawa Senators fans or league-wide. He was always seen as the weakest link on the Pizza Line, a guy lucky to be riding shotgun with two superstars in Daniel Alfredsson and Dany Heatley. A soft player, too prone