Archive for May 24th, 2012

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Morgan Rielly – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Morgan Rielly THW Close-Up: Dynamic Blue-liner could make big splash Date of birth: March 9/1994 Place of birth:Vancouver, B.C. Ht:6’0  Wt: 197 Shoots: Left Position: Defense NHL Entry Draft Eligibility: […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Prospects, WHL
Who will be behind the bench? (Tom Turk/THW)

The Week in Washington: A ReCap

The Capitals and Bears Renew Vows To the uninitiated the Hershey Bears may sound like some sort of chocolate-candy confection, but the Bears are (and will continue to be) the […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Washington Capitals
Steve Yzerman has a successful first year upstairs

Steve Yzerman Addresses Lightning Goaltending and Other Notes

While the NHL playoffs continue on there hasn’t been much of note emanating from the offices of the Tampa Bay Lightning. That doesn’t mean General Manager Steve Yzerman and his […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Women In Fantasy Hockey: Give The Devil Her Due.

Yes it is time for another edition of “Women In Fantasy Hockey”. This is a bit more of a lighthearted piece but nonetheless has a lot of blunt common sense. […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Calgary Flames, Fantasy, Los Angeles Kings
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Why the New York Rangers Will Win Game 6

After losing Game 5 at home to the New Jersey Devils, it’s very easy for to think that the Rangers’ season will end in New Jersey on Friday night. The […]

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New Jersey Devils Depth Proving to be the Difference

New Jersey Devils forward Stephen Gionta played in exactly one game in the regular season this year. He was called up to step into the lineup for David Clarkson on […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
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The 2012 Summer Goalie Market

With a little more than one month to go before the July 1st Unrestricted Free Agents frenzy begins, questions abound regarding the status of quality goaltenders such as Roberto Luongo, […]

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The 10 Most Annoying Hockey Fans

As the NHL creeps closer to the Stanley Cup Finals fans in every city but two are already thinking about next season. They are counting down the days until October, […]

by · May 24, 2012 · 46 comments · Humor
#11 Carter Rigby (Credit: Marissa Baecker)

Carter Rigby–The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Carter Rigby THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 20 February 1994 Place of birth: Penticton, BC Ht: 6’0″ Wt: 210 Shoots: Left Position: Left Wing NHL Entry Draft Eligibility: 1st time […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · National Juniors, Player Profiles, Prospects
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Devils’ Steady Fourth Line A Big Part Of Their Run

One is an undrafted career minor leaguer who was called up for the last game of the regular season. One was released from traning camp only to be called up […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
Drew Doughty and the Los Angeles Kings are within one win of the Stanley Cup (Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE)

How’s Your Playoff Beard Coming Along?

  The good folks at Bleacher Report have released this terrific video on Playoff Beards and the money it raises for charity via Beard-a-thon. You can check out the site […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Cares
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Dispatches From Planet Hockey: “Give Me Some Rope, Tie Me To Dream” Edition

commentary by Jas Faulkner, contributing editor Poor Dan Harmon.  Somehow he has stumbled from the land of showrunners where critical success can keep you going for years until you can […]

by · May 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, News/Commentary, The Business of Hockey