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April 24th, 2012 at 11:00 PM
Boston Bruins

As another NHL regular season has passed us by, hockey stat junkies everywhere have another endless sea of numbers to sift through, everything from goals to goals against, shots on goal versus shots stopped, and much more. But while most fans...
April 24th, 2012 at 10:47 PM
Arizona Coyotes

Henrik Lundqvist said it best last night to the referee. Seriously, another week has gone by for those fantasy poolies and Round 2 will start by week's end. As the second season continues ladies and gentlemen, playoff pools are becoming more popular...
April 24th, 2012 at 7:57 PM
Boston Bruins

Game 7 History: In the Capitals franchise history they have lost 78% of their Game 7 opportunities. Caps fans may want to close their eyes and scroll past these stats, but in recent history the Caps have lost Game 7’s to the Flyers in ’08, the...
April 24th, 2012 at 6:26 PM
Arizona Coyotes

  Ah, Spring... When otherwise sportsmanlike players make decidedly unsportsmanlike plays. In game one of the Predators/Red Wings series, the man on the left gripped Henrik Zetterberg by the back of the head and slammed him face first...
April 24th, 2012 at 4:11 PM
Carolina Hurricanes

The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed forward Jiri Tlusty to a two-year, $3.2 million contract on Monday, according to Team President and General Manager Jim Rutherford. The deal will pay Tlusty $1.5 million next season and $1.7 million in...
April 24th, 2012 at 12:16 PM
New Jersey Devils

A once-promising season could come to a premature end tonight in Newark, as the Devils face elimination in their Game 6 matchup with the Florida Panthers. A loss would mean New Jersey has failed to advance past the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals...
April 24th, 2012 at 12:06 PM
Boston Bruins

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent Mention the words "Game Seven" to Boston Bruins fans these days, and you'll probably be met with a smile. Last season, the Bruins won three en route to their first Stanley Cup championship in...
April 24th, 2012 at 11:28 AM
Hockey History

Earlier last week, THW's founder, Bruce Hollingdrake, posted an article that detailed the history of the Stanley Cup. After viewing the article, I was compelled to watch a DVD that I had purchased back in 2004. The DVD was entitled,...
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