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Reaction to Abdelkader Scoring OT Winner with Broken Stick

Reaction to Abdelkader Scoring OT Winner with Broken Stick

Distinct kicking motions, high sticks, goaltender interference, and pucks being snapped into the safety netting above the plexiglass are just some of the reasons NHL fans have seen goals waived off by the situation room in Toronto. Might be time to make room on that list for ‘broken sticks’ — as Blues fans are steaming [...]

March 23, 2015 Adam Steevens NHL 0

Team USA A Sure Favorite For Sochi

Team USA A Sure Favorite For Sochi

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi is right around the corner and the men’s USA Hockey Team is preparing for better success than the previous Olympic loss to Canada in the finals. Sidney Crosby scored the game-winning goal in overtime against Team USA’s goaltender Ryan Miller to give Canada the gold. Team USA was a [...]

September 5, 2013 admin NHL 0

NHL Power Rankings: February 14, 2013

NHL Power Rankings: February 14, 2013

Rank Team Name W-L Comments 1 Blackhawks 10-0-2 The Blackhawks are 10-0-2 to begin the season. The amazing part? Chicago has played 10 of their games on the road. 2 Devils 8-1-3 At 8-1-3, the Devils just keep chugging along and Martin Brodeur just keeps making things look easy. 3   Ducks 8-2-1 The Ducks [...]

February 14, 2013 admin NHL 1

Let’s Hear it For the Old Guys!

Let’s Hear it For the Old Guys!

In honor of Teemu Selanne’s continued excellence, let’s hear it for old tyme hockey! [...]

February 11, 2013 admin NHL 0

NHL Power Rankings: February 2, 2013

NHL Power Rankings: February 2, 2013

The Sharks stay hot…is this finally the year? Rank Team Name W-L Comments 1 Sharks 7-0-1 Seven games down and seven victories under their belt. They are certainly the best team in the league at the moment. 2 Blackhawks 7-0-2 No regulation losses and they are only second in the west? It’s a rough year [...]

February 5, 2013 admin NHL 0

NHL ROOKIE OR BOND VILLAIN?

NHL ROOKIE OR BOND VILLAIN?

Can you tell the League’s future from 007’s past? [...]

February 5, 2013 admin NHL 0

THE NHL STATE OF THE UNION

THE NHL STATE OF THE UNION

We’re (roughly) ten games into the 2013 season. How’s it looking so far? [...]

February 4, 2013 admin NHL 0

NHL Power Rankings: January 27, 2013

NHL Power Rankings: January 27, 2013

  After six games, the Chicago Blackhawks and San Jose Sharks remain the only two undefeated teams… Rank Team Name W-L Comments 1 Blackhawks 6-0 Chicago is off to a 6-0 start and it looks like they could be an early favorite to go the Stanley Cup Finals and maybe win. 2 Sharks 5-0 One [...]

January 29, 2013 admin NHL 0

Players and Owners Still “not on the same page” in CBA Negotiations

Players and Owners Still “not on the same page” in CBA Negotiations

August 17, 2012 – Rob Kirk Well we haven’t quite hit the zero hour yet, but Commissioner Gary Bettman played the role of “Buzz Killington” to any of the optimists waiting for some positive news. The NHLPA had just submitted their proposal/counter-proposal to the owners original offer, and the prevailing opinion is that the players [...]

August 17, 2012 admin NHL 0

Shane Doan Can Save the Phoenix Coyotes

Shane Doan Can Save the Phoenix Coyotes

August 13, 2012 – Rob Kirk It’s not a coincidence that Shane Doan is still on the free agent market. In spite of the fact that there are literally contracts on the table (a figurative table, I assume), Doan is holding out for one team in particular. That team happens to be the only team [...]

August 13, 2012 admin NHL 0