Archive for June 5th, 2012

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The Top Five Washington Capitals Goalies

Goaltender has been the weakest position for the Capitals over the course of their existence.  The team has generated Hall of Fame forwards and defenceman. Lamentably, no netminder of superior […]

Martin Brodeur

Where Does Martin Brodeur Rank Among the All-Time Greats?

Martin Brodeur is one of the greatest goaltenders to ever play in the National Hockey League. In 18 NHL seasons, Brodeur has rewritten the goaltending record book by winning 656 […]

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The new meaning for TT in Boston: Tuukka’s Turn

In the midst of the media storm surrounding Tim Thomas’ decision to sit out the 2012-13 National Hockey League campaign, I can’t help but think of Tuukka Rask. It may […]

by · June 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, News
Rod Brind'Amour had his No. 17 retired.

Hurricanes shuffle hockey operations personnel

The Carolina Hurricanes made a multitude of changes to their hockey operations department on Tuesday afternoon as the team prepares for the 2012-13 season. Here’s a quick run down of […]

by · June 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes

5 Keys to Success for the Blue Jackets

Fans in the Buckeye State’s Capital City have a lot to look forward to next season with the home town Blue Jackets and Nationwide Arena hosting the NHL All-Star Game. […]

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What Does Vokoun Trade Mean for Pittsburgh and Fleury?

Tomas Vokoun was signed to a two-year deal worth an average of $2 million annually to provide Penguins management and coaches with options.

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Did Ryan Miller Really Have a Bad Season?

By the time the Buffalo Sabres 2011-2012 season ended, fans would be hard pressed to find anyone who thought Ryan Miller had a good season. He played better at the […]

by · June 5, 2012 · 4 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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1940! The Best Team in New York Rangers History

When the New York Rangers and 1940 are put together, there is a certain stigma that is attached to it. The feeling is not unlike that of the Boston Red […]

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If Roberto Luongo Goes So Does the Best Era of Vancouver Canucks Goaltending

In the 42 year history of the Vancouver Canucks they have seen 52 brave souls man the net for them, most of them abject disasters. Since arriving in Vancouver in […]

Therrien will return behind the Habs's for the second time (Source: Associated Press)

Michel Therrien named the head coach of the Montreal Canadiens

According to Darren Dreger of TSN and Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet, Michel Therrien will be officially named the Montreal Canadiens’ next head …

by · June 5, 2012 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
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Boston Bruins Fans, Media ‘Unfriend’ Tim Thomas

  Tim Thomas has *officially* announced his decision to take-off the 2012-13 NHL season. Cue the outrage. I feel like I’ve been taking crazy pills. No, scratch that. I’ve been […]

by · June 5, 2012 · 7 comments · Boston Bruins
The NHL on NBC means the NHL has to cater to NBC too.

NHL and NBC Hurt Their Own Cause

As the Los Angeles Kings and New Jersey Devils prepared themselves for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals, many fans had decisions to make in regards to the game.  […]