Rochester Americans bench (Ross Bonander / THW)

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, […]

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Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 2013-14 Season Preview

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 2013-14 Season Preview

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will open their 15th season on Saturday, October 5 on the road against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. They will be looking to get back to the Calder […]

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Game Preview: Red Wings vs Sabres

Who Detroit Red Wings When Tonight, 8:00PM EST The Dangermen The usual suspects are back in Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg. Datsuyk is the guy you might know from his […]

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Winnipeg Jets: 4 Bold Predictions for 2013-14 Season

The Winnipeg Jets 2013-14 season is underway with the team hungry to earn a playoff spot. Could the third year in Manitoba be the charm? The Jets had a successful […]

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Time to Shine: The St. Louis Blues 2013-14 Season Preview

The NHL 14 simulation and The Hockey News have spoken: the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup favorites to open the season. The 2013-14 Blues started taking shape shortly after […]

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Edmonton Oilers: Previewing the Opening Night Roster

The Edmonton Oilers open the 2013-14 season tonight, October 1st, at home to the Winnipeg Jets. Both teams have heightened expectations this season and pressure to make the playoffs. There […]

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Washington Capitals Roster Preview: Defensemen

The Washington Capitals enter this season with a solid collective group of forwards and two young amd most definitely capable NHL goalies. The biggest problem on their team that could […]

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Washington Capitals Roster Preview: Goalies

The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup last season with a goalie tandem consisting of Corey Crawford and Ray Emery. The Washington Capitals are hoping they can follow the same […]

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Buffalo Sabres Season Preview: Goalies

We’re hitting the home stretch. The regular season is almost here and hockey will enrich all of our lives once more. So far in the off-season, we’ve had questions asked […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, NHL Goaltending, Previews and Predictions
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Fun With Numbers: Dallas Stars Starting Roster Edition

  With training camp and preseason now complete, the Dallas Stars’ starting roster for the fast-approaching season opener is almost completely finalized. The Stars have a deep system, with many […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Previews and Predictions