Ivan Barbashev is a 2-way, Russian forward [photo: David Chan]

Top 10 QMJHL Prospects

The QMJHL has always produced some phenomenal talent.  This year may not be nearly as impressive for the QMJHL in terms of bonafide talent, but the first few names on […]

by · February 27, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Entry Draft, QMJHL, Top 10 Lists
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Top 10 OHL Draft Prospects

Believe it or not, the 2014 NHL Draft is only four months away.  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania will host this year’s ceremony and there are some pretty big names from all around […]

The Stadium Series in LA went off without a hitch, and weather certainly wasn't an adverse factor to deal with. (Photo Credit: NHL)

The 5 Best (And Worst) Things About Outdoor Hockey

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people — Eleanor Roosevelt Much like James Herriot’s critically-acclaimed All Creatures Great and Small, I’ll be taking on all […]

Jamie Langenbrunner: Top 10 Moments with the New Jersey Devils

Jamie Langenbrunner: Top 10 Moments with the New Jersey Devils

Two-time Stanley Cup champion Jamie Langenbrunner has retired from the @NHL following a 16-season career.

Top 10 Best Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Top 10 Best Paul Holmgren Trades & Transactions

Since taking over for Bobby Clarke in November of 2006, Paul Holmgren has been one of the most active general managers in the NHL.  If there is a quality player […]

Jack Eichel is just one of highly coveted prospects available for the 2015 NHL Draft.  (USA Hockey/Ellen DeLuca)

5 Ways to Lose a World Juniors Tournament

While many will look to the Finns as a blueprint for World Juniors success, we can also learn a lot from the likes of Russia, the United States, Canada and […]

by · January 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship
(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Dallas Stars: Top 10 Moments Of 2013

  With the start of 2014 just around the corner, now is the perfect time to look back and reminisce on all that happened in 2013. For the Dallas Stars, […]

by · December 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Top 10 Lists
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forwards Chris Collins (left) and Brian Gibbons during a road game against the Worcester Sharks on March 15, 2013. (Alison Myers/THW)

Top 10 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Moments of 2013

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins accomplished a lot in 2013. They experienced a playoff comeback for the ages, but not before one of their goaltenders broke a team record and they participated […]

by · December 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Top 10 Lists, Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins
Eric Gelinas might be seeing less ice-time than Marek Zidlicky and Andy Greene, but he could be a good option for those in deeper leagues. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Top 10 New Jersey Devils Offensive Defencemen

When one thinks of the New Jersey Devils, a defence first approach comes to mind.  In addition to hitting opponents crossing the blue line, they’ve had some who hit the […]

by · December 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Top 10 Lists
Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

The Maple Leafs have lost 5 of 6 going into Thursday’s tilt against the Phoenix Coyotes and currently lie six points short of automatic playoff qualification from their division. With […]

by · December 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Top 5 Hockey Christmas Videos of 2013

It’s that time of year — when the stockings are hung, the trees are trimmed, and hockey players all over the world are putting down their sticks and picking up […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Top 10 Lists
5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

After looking at several other competing nations, we now focus our attention on the host nation’s roster. Given that they are playing on their own ice and are bringing back […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship