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Top 5 Overachieving Stars So Far in 2014-15

Just past the short-lived Christmas break, the 2014-15 NHL season is coming near the halfway point of the season. With that, there have been some shocking surprises and some total collapses. […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 6 comments · Top 10 Lists
Alec Martinez could benefit from the fact that Slava Voynov won't be on the ice for the Kings for the foreseeable future. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Tis’ The Season! THW’s Top 10 Goals of 2014

2014 was a year that featured many great moments across the hockey world. As we close out the last few days of the year, here’s the top 10 goals from […]

by · December 26, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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Hit Somebody! Top 10 Roughest NHL Hits of 2014

As the year winds to a close, it’s time to reflect on the big goals, saves, and hits that make hockey so exciting. In 2014, NHL fans enjoyed a snow-capped […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists
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Year in Review: Top 10 Canucks Moments from 2014

Though not the Canucks most successful calender year, 2014 was certainly one of their most progressive. After enduring through the most disappointing season in recent memory, the Canucks underwent a […]

by · December 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists, Vancouver Canucks
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The NHL’s Top 5 Defensive Teams in 2014-15

The only defensive war is a war of defense — Gilbert K. Chesterton Gil’s circular logic notwithstanding, there is clearly a correlation between defensive success and winning in the NHL. […]

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The Top-5 European Blues of All-Time

The St. Louis Blues have built a top-six forward unit the past few seasons that is mostly comprised of Americans and Canadians. David Backes, Brad Boyes, Paul Kariya and T.J. […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 2 comments · St Louis Blues, Top 10 Lists
8 Team Russia Players to Watch For at 2015 World Junior Championships

8 Team Russia Players to Watch For at 2015 World Junior Championships

After two straight Bronze Medals, Team Russia parted ways with coach Mikhail Varnakov to bring back Valeri Bragin, who led the Mother Land to the 2011 Gold Medal and the […]

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10 Names for a New Las Vegas NHL Franchise

While Las Vegas is surprisingly no stranger to hockey teams, an NHL one has eluded the city up to now. That might change very soon, with a season-ticket drive to […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 12 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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By The Numbers: Best Top Line in the NHL

I started this exercise by looking to see where the Sabres top line measures up around the league.  After pulling a few teams statistics, I realized not very well.  I […]

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10 Potential Names for a New Seattle NHL Franchise

Sports back in Grandpa’s heyday were so much easier than they are today. Case in point: team monikers. Back then, franchise names were so simple, so logical that they rolled […]

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Goal Prevention = Stanley Cup Champions

Keep the puck out of the net. Stop the biscuit from going in the basket. Shoot it around and chip it off the glass and out of the zone. Sounds […]

Zemgus Girgensons has been playing very well with Matt Moulson and Tyler Ennis - and fantasy managers will likely capitalize on the situation if the sophomore can keep up his current level of play. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The NHL’s Ugly Sweater Christmas Party

A few weeks ago, I put together a list of my 10 favorite NHL sweaters. Those are the best of the best but what about the worst of the worst? […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 23 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists