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Malkin's determination to score goals has hurt his line's production (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Presenting the 2012 THW Year-End Awards

Every year, the National Hockey League’s awards are voted upon by the league’s general managers or the Professional Hockey Writers Association. The idea is to get a balanced cross-section of […]

by · May 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
Next NHL CBA, not Playoff Exit, Will Set Course for Penguins’ Offseason

Next NHL CBA, not Playoff Exit, Will Set Course for Penguins’ Offseason

As far as the Pittsburgh Penguins are concerned, any meaningful trade talk in the wake of another postseason letdown will have to be suspended until at least September 15. That’s […]

Marc-Andre Fleury makes Hockey Canada nervous, but he's an important piece on "Canada 2". (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Women In Fantasy Hockey: Just Pen This One!

  Here we go again ladies and gentlemen on another fantasy hockey quest. The goal was to give a traveling account of women who play fantasy sports but particularly fantasy […]

by · May 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Are You Trading….Crosby, Malkin or Staal?

The city of Pittsburgh is still trying to recover from the complete melt down the Pittsburgh Penguins had in the Eastern Conference Quarter-finalsagainst the Philadelphia Flyers. The fans have not […]

Between the Pipes is a hit for hockey cards

Between the Pipes is a hit for hockey cards

  It’s hard to believe that it’s been 10 years since In The Game Inc. first released Between the Pipes, but the first all-netminder series hits the double digits officially […]

by · May 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Collecting Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins
Marc-Andre Fleury makes Hockey Canada nervous, but he's an important piece on "Canada 2". (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Penguins’ Playoff Special Teams Undo Another 100-Plus Point Season

Pittsburgh’s run is over. For the third straight postseason, that’s due largely to poor special teams play. It’s an old refrain. By talking much more about it, we risk beating […]

by · April 27, 2012 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Joose Antonen has a skill set that could see him develop into a useful and versatile player like Zack Smith (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

Fun With Numbers: 2011/2012 NHL Regular Season Edition

As another NHL regular season has passed us by, hockey stat junkies everywhere have another endless sea of numbers to sift through, everything from goals to goals against, shots on […]

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Playoff Pool Chutes And Ladders: Get The F Out Of Here!

Henrik Lundqvist said it best last night to the referee. Seriously, another week has gone by for those fantasy poolies and Round 2 will start by week’s end. As the […]

Shea Weber (Flickr/Sarah Fuqua)

Thuggish Buffoonery: AKA The NHL Playoffs

  Ah, Spring… When otherwise sportsmanlike players make decidedly unsportsmanlike plays. In game one of the Predators/Red Wings series, the man on the left gripped Henrik Zetterberg by the back of the […]

Marc-Andre Fleury makes Hockey Canada nervous, but he's an important piece on "Canada 2". (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

5 Reasons Why the Penguins Faltered Against the Flyers

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers series will go down as one of the wildest series of all-time in NHL playoff hockey history. There were many incidents throughout this series […]

Claude Giroux did a fabulous job of throwing Sidney Crosby off his game when these two met in the first round of 2011-2012 playoffs. (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Are the Penguins Now in Control of the Series?

Coming into the series, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the overwhelming favorite to not only win this series but were also the popular choice to go and win the Stanley Cup. […]

by · April 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Previews and Predictions
James van Riemsdyk should see more time on the ice while Joffrey Lupul watches from upstairs (Icon SMI)

Return of James van Riemsdyk Not Enough as Flyers Lose Game 5

James van Riemsdyk made his return to the ice Friday night for the first time since breaking his foot back on March 1st against the New York Islanders. JVR was […]