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May 8th, 2012 at 11:47 PM
New Jersey Devils

Even the biggest fan of the New Jersey Devils didn't see this  one coming. Led by balanced scoring, timely goaltending and an unwillingness to retaliate the Undead Devils steamrolled the Philadelphia Flyers -- winning four straight games, despite...
May 8th, 2012 at 9:26 PM
New York Rangers

It’s a little too early to compare Braden Holtby to Ken Dryden… or is it? Dryden made his NHL debut in 1971 after playing six regular-season games with a 0.957 save percentage. Holtby played seven regular season games with a 0.922 save...
May 8th, 2012 at 1:36 PM
Buffalo Sabres

The last time the Sabres had a team that was able to make a push towards the Stanley Cup was in 2006 when they lost in the conference finals to the Ottawa Senators. That team included players like Daniel Briere, Brian Campbell, Daniel Paille, Chris...
May 8th, 2012 at 11:43 AM
News

With the salary cap presenting financial challenges for general managers everywhere, although they do attempt to circumvent the rules at times (ahem, Mr. Lamoriello), building a championship-caliber squad has become a very inexact science...
May 8th, 2012 at 10:08 AM
Fantasy

  Here we go again ladies and gentlemen on another fantasy hockey quest. The goal was to give a traveling account of women who play fantasy sports but particularly fantasy hockey naturally. Last time were were in the LA area. Now our...
May 8th, 2012 at 8:31 AM
CHL

An unknown author once said, "A brother shares childhood memories and grown-up dreams." In the case of Adam Pelech, he has two brothers to share the memories and dreams with.  He is carrying on a family tradition that has seen each of his older...
May 8th, 2012 at 7:45 AM
News

The manor in which NHL linesman handle face-off encroachment puzzles me.  I have watched this closely throughout the regular season and now the playoffs.  What I do not understand is, why on the first try is a linesman apt to kick out a...