All-Star weekend, does it matter? No, not really, but if you decide to buy into it a little, and not get bogged down in the cynicism, then the All-Star spectacle can actually be fun to watch. Sure it means more to some players than others, but when you have guys like Alex Ovechkin blocking shots … Continue reading What I Want to See out of Brock Boeser over All-Star Weekend
The Effectiveness of Gulutzan’s Stick Throw
Edit (1/19/18): The Gulutzan info-graphic previously stated that the Flames' combined goal differential, for their 5 games before the stick throw was "-7". However, it was actually "-1" and the info-graphic has been adjusted accordingly, apologies for the error. Sometimes a little motivation goes a long way, whether that's figurative, regarding the emotional impact of … Continue reading The Effectiveness of Gulutzan’s Stick Throw
8 Elite 2018 WJC Players Owned By The Worst NHL Teams
Being a dedicated hockey fan to a struggling team can test anyone's patience, there are few things harder in a hockey fans world than waiting for his/her team to turn it around. Although while the fans wait and watch their current team, prospects in leagues below are proving their worth, and await the chance to … Continue reading 8 Elite 2018 WJC Players Owned By The Worst NHL Teams
5 First Line Defencemen That Need To Step It Up
So far this season has been all about subverting expectations. Whether it's positively, with the Vegas Golden Knights performing above expectations, or negatively with last years Norris Trophy contenders underperforming. Needless to say, no one was expecting this season to go the way it has so far, and surely among that group are some of the … Continue reading 5 First Line Defencemen That Need To Step It Up
It’s Amazing Seattle Doesn’t Already Have an NHL Team
Chances are if you've been a sports fan for more than 15 minutes, than this recent buzz about Seattle's NHL future may not seem like anything new. However, if you've been following the ups and downs of Seattle trying to manufacture an NHL team, then you know that this most recent news, means they're closer … Continue reading It’s Amazing Seattle Doesn’t Already Have an NHL Team
The Vegas Golden Knights Will Definitely Make the Playoffs
We're a little over the quarter way mark this season, and although an average of 30 games played doesn't provide a huge sample size for predictions. What can be learned from performances so far, shouldn't be overlooked. In regards to Vegas, we're no longer talking about a team having a great game, or a hot week, … Continue reading The Vegas Golden Knights Will Definitely Make the Playoffs
When Will Matt Duchene Earn His Next Point?
Since being traded to the team on November 5th and lacing up the skates for seven contests with the Ottawa Senators, Matt Duchene had yet to record a single point for his team. In fact, Duchene had been living in the negatives, fluctuating between a -1 and -2 on a nightly basis in all … Continue reading When Will Matt Duchene Earn His Next Point?