WHL Playoff Predictions: Round 2

WHL Playoff Predictions: Round 2

The first round of the WHL playoffs went pretty much as expected. With the second round starting Friday, nobody really knows what to expect. The matchups are intriguing and most […]

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Sharks’ Top 3 Needs at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft

The NHL regular season has yet to even conclude and already talk about the San Jose Sharks and the 2015 NHL Entry Draft? That’s right, this is certainly new territory […]

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3 Potential First Round Playoff Pushovers

As the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs draw closer to beginning, it is once again time to separate the contenders from the pretenders. In every Stanley Cup Playoffs, there tends to […]

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Boston Bruins Facing Long Road To The Playoffs

The Boston Bruins are potentially 3,072 miles from the postseason. After closing out their home slate of games with a 2-1 shootout victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston will take their winning […]

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The 2015 NHL Awards Go to…

With the 2014-15 NHL season nearing a thrilling and suspenseful close, there is no better time than the present to contemplate who the top contenders are for the league’s major awards! […]

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Pep Talk: How Blues can Close Out Season for Deep Playoffs Run

The St. Louis Blues have put together another stellar regular season this year, and once again find themselves among the NHL’s leaders in points. However, this impressive run hasn’t always […]

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Nolan Patrick of the Brandon Wheat Kings, left, faces off against Tyson Baillie of the Kelowna Rockets during WHL regular-season action in Kelowna on Oct. 25. The Rockets won 6-1 in the only meeting to date between the two teams, but the Wheat Kings will host Game 1 of the WHL championship series in Brandon tonight.

WHL Playoff Preview: Intriguing East, Predictable West

With about 10 games to go in the NHL regular season, the WHL playoffs are already upon us. From the drop of the puck back in September, the WHL standings […]

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What the Sharks Could Look Like Next Season

With the 5-2 shellacking the San Jose Sharks suffered at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday, Team Teal is all but mathematically eliminated from the postseason race. Barring […]

Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp  scores past St. Louis Blues goalie Ryan Miller with defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk pursuing during the third period in Game 6 of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Blackhawks Storylines to Watch before the Stanley Cup Playoffs

With just three weeks left to play in the regular season, the Chicago Blackhawks have climbed back into the race in the Central Division and will have a realistic shot […]

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5 Sharks Who Will Make Bigger Impacts Next Season

With the NHL regular season winding down and the San Jose Sharks possibly missing the playoffs for the first time in a decade, it makes one wonder about 2016. If […]

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 […]

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Buffalo Sabres: Goaltending Options A Plenty

The Sabres moved their top two goaltenders Jhonas Enroth and Michal Neuvirth prior to the trade deadline this season.  The big question now is, what is the Sabres plan in-goal […]