Archive for June 2nd, 2012

6 Reasons for a Devils Fan to Have Optimism

6 Reasons for a Devils Fan to Have Optimism

Following their Game 1 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Kings, the New Jersey Devils and their fans have a lot of reasons to be optimistic despite the fact that […]

by · June 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
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Dear Hockey Fans, Meet the Kings’ Anze Kopitar

No, he’s not the hard-hitting captain that has been disrupting teams during the playoffs.  No, he’s not the young American goalie leading the league in GAA and save percentage.  And […]

Hartley will be named the Habs' next head coach

New Calgary Flames Coach Demands Passion From His Players

The Calgary Flames made their biggest off-season decision in terms of off-ice personnel yesterday as General Manager Jay Feaster opted to tab a familiar face to coach the Calgary Flames, […]

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Max Iafrate—The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Max Iafrate—The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Max Iafrate THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 28 March 1994 Hometown: Livonia, MI Ht: 6′ 2″  Wt: 220 Shoots: Right Position: Defense NHL Entry Draft Eligibility: 1st time eligible 2012 […]

by · June 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, National Juniors, OHL, Player Profiles, Prospects
Only a “Significant” Offer will Move the Oilers

Only a “Significant” Offer will Move the Oilers

Prospects, scouts and General Managers are in Toronto this week for the annual NHL combine, where teams get a look at the physical state of the draft eligible players, and […]

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Alex Galchenyuk becomes the face of the Sting franchise post-Yakupov era (Metcalfe Photography)

A Leaf Fan’s Wishlist

It’s no secret being a fan of the Maple Leafs isn’t easy. The team has seen only mild success at any time over the last 45 years. Historically, management has […]

by · June 2, 2012 · 14 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Stanley Cup Finals: Slovenia vs. Lithuania

Stanley Cup Finals: Slovenia vs. Lithuania

Over the years since the NHL has become a more international league, the Stanley Cup has traveled with victorious individuals to several different European countries.  Up until this year’s finals, […]

Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

Another Flyerless Stanley Cup: Who To Root For?

A Philadelphia Flyers fan seems to find himself in a similar situation each June: the Orange and Black have been eliminated from the playoffs. Still resilient with pride, the fan […]

by · June 2, 2012 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers