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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Things haven’t been good in Buffalo this season. That’s putting it lightly, actually. The Sabres have lost three of four this month and it doesn’t look like it’s going to […]

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Team Canada Olympic Roster: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

There were plenty of surprises when the Team Canada Olympic Roster of 47 players  was announced back in August, and no doubt GM Steve Yzerman will have a couple more […]

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Leafs vs. Oilers Preview (October 29th)

It’s the start of a long week for the Maple Leafs, who start on a 3-game road trip throughout Western Canada. Their first foe will be the injury-plagued Edmonton Oilers, […]

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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

As bad as things have been for the Buffalo Sabres so far, it’s about to get oh-so-much worse. Thomas Vanek is gone (I’ll have a piece on him tomorrow). The […]

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Detroit Red Wings: The Week Ahead (October 21-27)

The Detroit Red Wings have operated a quiet – yet successful – operation thus far at home. This week, it’s going to be much of the same with three matchups […]

Mike Santorelli should be kept on the watch-list for now as he could increase his offensive output with added ice-time. (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

It’s been a rough season so far if you’re a fan of the Buffalo Sabres. Yeah, we all knew this wasn’t going to be a good season from the start, […]

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Your 2021-2022 Detroit Red Wings

Detroit’s captain is under contract until the 2021 season but it’s difficult to imagine Zetterberg continuing his viking style of play into his 40′s. Datsyuk will dance in the NHL for four more seasons..

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Washington Capitals 2013-14 Season Preview

After a slow start in the 2012-13 regular season, the Washington Capitals found their groove but faced another defeat in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs last year. […]

Ovechkin's Capitals have posted a 5-6-1 record against the West this season (Tom Turk/THW)

Washington Capitals Roster Preview: Forwards

The Washington Capitals begin their 2013-14 regular season with a tough loss in Chicago against the Blackhawks. They boast a strong group for forwards this year, with two above average […]

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AHL Season Preview: Rochester Americans

2013-14 American Hockey League Season Previews ROCHESTER AMERICANS Coaching Staff:Chadd Cassidy, head coach; Chris Taylor, asst coach; John Wroblewski, asst coach Affiliates: Buffalo Sabres (NHL) Prepared by:John Ginder 2012-2013 RECAP […]

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The Mother of all Pittsburgh Penguins’ Previews

It seemed like just last week I was watching in stunned amazement as the Boston Bruins won the Eastern Conference by dismantling the Pittsburgh Penguins in four games, and holding […]

Valeri Nichushkin has earned praise from Lindy Ruff as of late, and the rookie winger has certainly justified such sentiments with his play. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Dallas Stars: A New Hope

For Dallas Stars fans, this offseason’s splashy free agent acquisitions, trades and draft picks ignited hope. Factor in a new GM and head coach, a new logo and redesigned unis, […]