Category Archives: NHL

Game 1, Win 1

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It’s been nearly six months since the Bolts took the ice. After a whirlwind offseason that produced a bevy of new faces, it was finally game time. Last night was the home opener for the Tampa Bay Lightning. As soon as the puck hit the ice on the opening draw, the crowd of more than 19,000 erupted into a thunderous “Let’s go Lightning” chant. (more…)

Penguins Around the Rink: Malkin 99% for Thurs, 22 man Roster and more

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With just over 24 hours left until the beginning of the Penguins season, lets take a look at some of the stories from this week.

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Teams and Players to Watch this Season

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With the NHL season just days away, most fans are chomping at the bit for their favorite sport to return. It is time for the players to get ready to battle a long 82 game season on a quest for Lord Stanley’s prize. Now, there are certain teams and players which everyone know will be around come playoff time, but there are bound to be some surprises along the way, which should ensure this season will be one to remember. (more…)

Penguins Around the Rink: 7 Days Until the Start of a New Era

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With just seven days until the Penguins regular season opener, GM Jim Rutherford and company have many decisions to make when it comes to the Roster. Will Kapenen make the team, how long will Malkin be out and who backs up Fleury?

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Who should be the next captain of the Ottawa Senators?

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It seems like it’s going to be a new era for the Ottawa Senators with so many veteran players gone. Hopefully  the new era comes with a Stanley Cup. First it was Dany Heatley who requested a trade back in 2009 because  he wasn’t getting enough playing time under young coach Cory Clouston. He frustrated fans of both the  Senators and the Edmonton Oilers when he wouldn’t simply waive his no trade clause. Instead he wanted to  go to the San Jose Sharks, which cost the Senators $4.5 million to get rid of the no trade clause. (more…)

Looking up at Mt. Olympus

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It’s that time of the year again. In 11 days, I will be taking my stroll through Amalie Arena (formerly The Tampa Bay Times Forum) and into the center of Mt. Olympus, section 307. From there, I will greet my Lightning brethren, The Sticks of Fire, and a new season will commence. And, Lightning fans, you have a lot to look forward to this year. (more…)

Roberts 2014-15 NHL Predictions

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As the 2014-15 season creeps near us it’s time to take a look at the teams around the league and predict where they may finish.

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