The Rick Rypien Story

Rick Rypien was a NHL player most hockey fans knew because of the fights he fought on the ice during games. He was one of the leagues toughest enforcers. No one, except for a More »

Calgary Flames: playoff team or bust

Last years biggest surprise of the season had to be the Calgary Flames, they had been in the basement of the NHL for years and really hadn’t shown to much promise to More »

Recapping the Boston Bruins disappointing season

  Last season was one that Boston Bruins fans would probably like to forget, the B’s missed the second wild card spot by only two points. It snapped a seven year playoff More »

Who Wins the Patrick Sharp Trade?

On July 10th, to really the surprise of no one who pays attention to hockey, the Chicago Blackhawks traded forward Patrick Sharp and defensive prospect Stephen Johns to the Dallas Stars in More »

2015 Free Agency Winners and Losers

As usual, when the free agency period began on July 1st, there was a flurry of activity from teams trying to sign the new players available in the hopes of bolstering a More »

A Tale of a Heartbroken Hockey Fan

I do not usually write about my opinion or what I think about the Leafs or trades, but today I am. (more…) More »

Maple Leafs Trade Forward Phil Kessel

Many members of Leafs Nation were instantly heartbroken on July 1st, when they heard that fan favourite, Phil Kessel, along with Tyler Biggs and Tim Erixon had been traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange More »

2015 NHL Draft Winners and Losers

This past weekend, the 2015 NHL Draft was held in Sunrise, Florida. For residents and fans, the weather outside was one to enjoy and relax while inside the BB&T Center, it was More »

The Future of Leafs Phil Kessel

On October 1st, 2013, the Toronto Maple Leafs reached a deal with team star, Phil Kessel on a contract extension made for 8 years worth over $60-million. (more…) More »

Ron Hextall nails it on NHL Draft weekend

The Philadelphia Flyers look like a completely different team after the NHL draft this weekend. Here is an analysis of the changes facing the Flyers next season, and what we can expect More »

 

The Rick Rypien Story

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Rick Rypien was a NHL player most hockey fans knew because of the fights he fought on the ice during games. He was one of the leagues toughest enforcers. No one, except for a few people he opened up to knew of the fight he was putting up with off the ice, battling with depression. (more…)

Calgary Flames: playoff team or bust

Flames goal celebration

Last years biggest surprise of the season had to be the Calgary Flames, they had been in the basement of the NHL for years and really hadn’t shown to much promise to get out. The Flames have one of the most passionate fan bases in the league and have really struggled to be a prominent playoff team in an extremely difficult Western Conference. The Flames finished the 2013-2014 season with a record of 35-40-7, finishing 13th in the western conference and failing to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs. (more…)

Recapping the Boston Bruins disappointing season

Boston Bruins trade rumors

 

Last season was one that Boston Bruins fans would probably like to forget, the B’s missed the second wild card spot by only two points. It snapped a seven year playoff streak, where they went to two Stanley Cup finals and won one in 2011. (more…)

Who Wins the Patrick Sharp Trade?

nhl patrick sharp trade rumors

On July 10th, to really the surprise of no one who pays attention to hockey, the Chicago Blackhawks traded forward Patrick Sharp and defensive prospect Stephen Johns to the Dallas Stars in exchange for defenseman Trevor Daley and forward Ryan Garbutt. So which team came out on top in the end? (more…)

2015 Free Agency Winners and Losers

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As usual, when the free agency period began on July 1st, there was a flurry of activity from teams trying to sign the new players available in the hopes of bolstering a club for the upcoming season. And like with every season, there were teams and certain players that made out like bandits while others were left in the dust before they realized what had happened. Let’s look at the teams and players that made out the best, and those who could have done better for themselves. (more…)

A Tale of a Heartbroken Hockey Fan

toronto maple leafs trade rumors

I do not usually write about my opinion or what I think about the Leafs or trades, but today I am. (more…)

Maple Leafs Trade Forward Phil Kessel

kessel

Many members of Leafs Nation were instantly heartbroken on July 1st, when they heard that fan favourite, Phil Kessel, along with Tyler Biggs and Tim Erixon had been traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for Kasperi Kapanen, Nick Spaling, Scott Harrington and conditional draft picks. (more…)