May 11th, 2015 In International Hockey, Nashville Predators 0 comments

Nevermind that Pekka Rinne is playing the like best goalie in the world. He might be playing like the best goalie in the universe. Pekka Rinne’s Remarkable Run After a shaky start against Team USA in the opening game, Rinne settled down and began his scoreless streak with a shutout over Denmark. Pekka Rinne then continued his shutout streak...

May 11th, 2015 In Buffalo Sabres, International Hockey 0 comments

The days of "suffering" finally seem to be in the past as Hockey Heaven's savior is soon to make his grand entrance. Dreaming of Buffalo's Future with Jack Eichel is what Sabres fans find themselves doing most days. The Hockey News has even put the Hobey Baker winner in Sabres garbs to help with the visualization. So now seems like a...

May 11th, 2015 In International Hockey 0 comments

Scoring was never of any concern for Team Canada prior to the IIHF World Hockey Championships. They had more star power up front than any other team even came close to. Much to the delight of the Canadians, the Pittsburgh Penguins were knocked out of the Stanley Cup Playoffs rather early on in the first round by the New York Rangers. The...

May 8th, 2015 In International Hockey, Nashville Predators 0 comments

It’s been a tournament to remember so far for Nashville Predators forward Filip Forsberg and goalie Pekka Rinne. Forsberg has raced out to a fast start at the IIHF World Hockey Championships. Forsberg is tied with Edmonton Oilers and Team Canada forward Taylor Hall as leading goal-scorer. Filip Forsberg is also eighth in points for the...

May 6th, 2015 In International Hockey 0 comments

Lo and behold, USA is undefeated through its first three games at the IIHF World Championship in Prague. Given the commentary in regards to the roster leading up to the tournament, this comes as a surprise to many. Looking closely at the play of the young Americans, it's clear they are leveraging their speed and skating ability for their early...

May 5th, 2015 In Dallas Stars, International Hockey 0 comments

Esa Lindell of Finland is the name Stars fans need to follow during the 2015 International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships. What?  You were expecting Tyler Seguin (Canada) or John Klingberg (Sweden)?  Don't get me wrong keep close tabs on them as well, but more to ensure they stay healthy.  After all we know what those two are capable...

May 4th, 2015 In Colorado Avalanche, International Hockey 0 comments

Czech it out: MacKinnon is back In a sports fan's eyes, there is an unwritten rule that when their team underachieves,  franchise players take the blame. Depending on whether or not the rest of that player's team places the blame on his shoulders is another story. Fans can speculate, journalists and bloggers can speculate; so let us speculate,...

May 4th, 2015 In Edmonton Oilers, International Hockey 0 comments

The Edmonton Oilers have no part in this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still hockey to watch for Oilers fans. In addition to the NHL playoffs, there are also the World Hockey Championships currently being played in Prague, Czech Republic. While it may not be Olympic or World Cup calibre, it is the best...

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