To say hockey fans were fired up Wednesday would be an understatement as two Original Six teams clashed in Game 1. We compiled the best tweets of the night as hockey fans reacted to the action between the Leafs and Bruins.
Monika PlatekMonika Platek is the social media lead for CBC Sports. She has spent a decade working in sports, including her role with the London 2012 Olympic Games and six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Monika uses social media to bring sports fans closer to the their favourite teams and athletes. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and CBCSports.ca.
James Reimer improved to 4-0 in the shootout this season with his 2-1 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes at home Thursday night. Reimer played superbly helping the struggling Maple Leafs snap a two-game losing streak, writes Mike Brophy. more »
A panel of CBC journalists has once again come up with a list of the most important actors on the Canadian sports scene over the past 12 months. See who (or, this year, what) was chosen as the most influential of 2013. more »