NHL Playoffs Preview: Flames vs Canucks

On Wednesday, April 15th, the Calgary Flames and Vancouver Canucks will square off in the first game of their Western Conference Quarterfinal matchup. In six previous playoff meetings, four of those times More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Senators vs Canadiens

On Wednesday April 15th, 2015, the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens will square off in the first game of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup. There is not a better story in the More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Wild vs Blues

April 16th is the date set for what is sure to be a highly contested quarterfinal series between the Minnesota Wild and the St. Louis Blues.  The Blues, champions of the competitive More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Red Wings vs Lightning

On Thursday, April 16th, the Detroit Red Wings and Tampa Bay Lightning will square off in the first game of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup. Tampa is primed for a deep playoff More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Islanders vs Capitals

On Wednesday April 15th, 2015, the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals will square off in the first game of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup. Playoff history runs deep between these two More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Jets vs Ducks

On Thursday, April 16th, 2015, the Winnipeg Jets and Anaheim Ducks will square off in the first game of their Western Conference Quarterfinal matchup. This series will mark the first time playoff More »

NHL Playoffs Preview: Blackhawks vs Predators

On Wednesday April 15th, 2015, the Chicago Blackhawks and Nashville Predators will square off in the first game of their Western Conference Quarterfinal matchup. The two teams meet in the postseason for More »

Maple Leafs fall 2-1 to the Bruins in a shootout

For the past few months, Leaf fans have wanted their team to lose, or rather ”tank the season” to get the best pick possible in the June 2015 NHL entry draft. The idea of tanking seemed More »

Rating The Wild’s Second Half Acquisitions

I know most who are reading this think this is going to be a blog entirely about the season saving rise of Devan Dubnyk. He does indeed deserve the wealth of the More »

Rangers Keep Rolling

The Rangers have been playing their best hockey all year lately. It doesn’t seem to matter who’s in the lineup or not they don’t skip a beat. Last week we received news More »

 

Maple Leafs fall 2-1 to the Bruins in a shootout

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For the past few months, Leaf fans have wanted their team to lose, or rather ”tank the season” to get the best pick possible in the June 2015 NHL entry draft. The idea of tanking seemed to changed on Saturday night when the Leafs faced the Bruins. After Boston beat the Blue and White in game 7 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs 2 seasons ago and scarred the Nation, no fan wants to see their beloved team lose against the Bruins again. Fans were finally cheering for the Leafs again, even though a loss would potentially lead them to an even greater draft pick. (more…)

Rating The Wild’s Second Half Acquisitions

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I know most who are reading this think this is going to be a blog entirely about the season saving rise of Devan Dubnyk. He does indeed deserve the wealth of the credit for the Wild’s resurgence into a playoff spot. Yet there are more pieces to the intricate puzzle that we now call the Minnesota Wild. Chuck Fletcher has been trending this team upwards since taking over in 2009, this year may have been his most shrewd year to date, seeing as to what he sent away has dealt returns not even he could have dreamed of. (more…)

Rangers Keep Rolling

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The Rangers have been playing their best hockey all year lately. It doesn’t seem to matter who’s in the lineup or not they don’t skip a beat. Last week we received news that Kevin Klein, who’s been playing great all year will miss about a month due to an upper body injury. This raised some questions as to who would take his place. (more…)

Why do the Penguins lack Composure?

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The Penguins were stomped by the Detroit Redwings 5-1 this past Sunday, and while the defeat once again showed the lack of scoring depth the Penguins actually possess, it also was a game that shone a spotlight on Pittsburgh’s biggest issue, composure.

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NHL Rumors 09/03/15

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Today’s NHL rumors on the Blues, Leafs, Islanders, Coyotes and more: (more…)

2015 Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

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As it comes with every NHL season, the trade deadline leads to mass quantities of rumors, speculation, and the occasional false report. This year, many felt it would be a quiet deadline with the amount of activity teams were involved in before March 2nd. But that was anything but the case, and there was a flurry of activity right until the 3 PM deadline. Some teams made moves for the present, others for the future, but regardless there were winners and losers on both sides. (more…)

Canucks Acquire Baertschi and Conacher at Trade Deadline

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The Vancouver Canucks announced today that they had acquired forwards Sven Baertschi and Cory Conacher in separate Trade Deadline deals with the Calgary Flames and New York Islanders respectively.  (more…)