Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

It’s weird, a team can feel like it’s making huge strides yet not moving forward at all. The Sabres seem to be a much better team of late, going 5-3-2 […]

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NHL Award Favorites Halfway Through 2013-14

With most teams hovering around the 41-game mark, it’s as good a time as any to predict the eventual winners of the major individual trophies for the 2013-14 NHL season… […]

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Minnesota Wild Schedule 2013 Chapter is Closing: Wild Week Ahead

The Minnesota Wild are having a whale of a time winning on the road this year. The club has posted a 6-12-3 road record compared to their 14-3-2 record at […]

Dion Phaneuf and Dave Bolland have both had their futures in Toronto questioned in 2014 (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

The last week of Buffalo Sabres hockey was really confusing for me. On Tuesday night, they beat the kind-of-bad Winnipeg Jets 4-2 and I was confused about a few things. […]

4 Contenders for the Stanley Cup

4 Contenders for the Stanley Cup

The NHL’s incredible parity has been a common talking point for years, with people celebrating the hard salary cap (although it is set to rise significantly) and a more even […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Previews and Predictions
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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Though things have been far less ugly for the Buffalo Sabres, the road ahead is going to be full of road blocks and tough sledding. Today, they decided to shake […]

by · December 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions
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Minnesota Wild: The Week After Turkey Day

The first Thanksgiving took place back in 1621. It started as a three day festival to celebrate a successful harvest. A lot has changed from the first Thanksgiving to our […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Previews and Predictions
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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 […]

by · November 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions
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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 […]

by · November 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Previews and Predictions
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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 […]

by · October 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions
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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 […]