Another shot was fired in the Hockey Canada PR war yesterday.

Your quarterfinal preview is here:

Women’s Worlds Quarterfinal Preview

A few minor things happened in the NHL:

The next Leafs news event is the Traverse City Tournament, but that’s not for two weeks. By then we’ll be done our T25, and he might get to see some evidence of how very wrong we were about things.

Number nine is announced today, and even though it’s a long weekend, we will have number 8 tomorrow. Monday will be an off day for the countdown, though.

Happy Thursday, everyone, and Happy September too. Remember, it’s still summer for three more weeks and don’t let anyone tell you differently.