Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Maple Leafs Minute – Four Damning Figures

This season has been one for the ages, if not the record books…and, unfortunately, not in a good way. Let’s not forget, at the quarter point of this 2014-15 NHL […]

Doug Wilson, Nikolay Goldobin, Todd McLellan (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

10 Mistakes by Sharks Management Past 10 Months

The San Jose Sharks are about to miss the playoffs for the first time in over a decade. A loss to the Ottawa Senators on Monday with both the Kings […]

A career-Shark, Marleau finds himself among the team's best in numerous statistical categories. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Sharks Who Must be Better Next Season

With the Sharks current playoff hopes on life support, it is never too early to look into what needs to change come next season. San Jose has a number of […]

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The 15 Best NHL Stats of the Week

Using notable NHL stats to look through the last week in the league. 1. Fifth All Time Jaromir Jagr scored his 718th NHL goal on Thursday, passing Phil Esposito, who […]

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5 Best Matchups of NHL Super Stars Going 1-on-1

Whether you are a hockey player, fan, coach, media member, whatever your connection is to hockey, you pride yourself on hockey being the ultimate team game. Unlike say the super […]

by · March 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists
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The 8 Best NHL Stats Of The Week

Using notable NHL stats to look through the last week in the league. 1. 45 Goals x 7 Seasons Alex Ovechkin scored his 45th goal of the season on Wednesday […]

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Better Late Than Never: Top 10 2015 NHL Entry Draft Returnees

For many things in life there are no second chances. In the world of hockey, however, second chances do exist in certain areas. One of those areas is the NHL […]

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The 5 Best Defense Pairings In The NHL

Defense, in sports as in government, is often a vague concept to the outsider looking in. The strategies and vital information, jealously kept by those in charge. Each administrations have […]

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No Turning Back: The Top 5 Games on the Last Day of the Season

I don’t envy the schedule makers for the NHL. Before each season they have to sort through arena availability, flight schedules, and TV schedules and come up with a fluid […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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The Toronto Maple Leafs All-Exile Team

There is much which can and should be written regarding the perpetually atrocious Toronto Maple Leafs. However, for the sake of time and sanity, let’s take a moment to address […]

Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Top 5 UFA’s For The 2015 Offseason

The 2014-15 regular season is winding down as the race for the playoffs begins. After the Stanley Cup champion is determined, there will be draft hype over who gets McDavid, […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Free Agents, Top 10 Lists
Top 10 Candidates to Win the 2015 Masterton Memorial Trophy

Top 10 Candidates to Win the 2015 Masterton Memorial Trophy

Since 1968, the NHL has annually awarded the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy to the “player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.” The Award is […]