Ryan Pyette, The London Free Press

Ryan Pyette has been a sports reporter for The London Free Press since 2001. He previously worked for the Sun papers in Calgary and Winnipeg. He has covered two Olympics and proudly displays a massive 1999 World Professional Chuckwagon Association writer-of-the-year plaque at his work station. He is originally from Sault Ste. Marie. Email rpyette@postmedia.com or twitter @RyanatLFPress


2014-2015 OHL preview

The Windsor Spitfires won two straight Memorial Cups in 2009 and ’10.

There won't be a player of Sidney Crosby's calibre at this year's Memorial Cup in London, Ont. (QMI Agency)

No Sidney Crosby-like star at this year's Memorial Cup

There is no Sidney Crosby this time around. The chance to see a generational talent at the Memorial Cup in London crashed after Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters were knocked out by Guelph this spring.