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NHL Story on Stone’s Toughness is a Gift to the Plaintiffs

Last night on its home page, the NHL ran a story about Ottawa forward Mark Stone, and the injury he sustained when PK Subban slashed him in game one of […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · The Business of Hockey
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Is Jack Eichel Returning to BU?

At Friday night’s Friends of BU Hockey Awards Banquet, the awards portion of the night went along with no surprises. Jack Eichel won the Ed Carpenter Award for Most Points, […]

P.K. Subban (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

P.K. Subban: Risk/Reward Game Pays off Against Senators

Credit should go to the Ottawa Senators, despite them being down 0-2 in their first-round matchup against the Montreal Canadiens. Even though their execution has left something to be desired, […]

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Pros and Cons for Canucks from Game 2

Friday evening, the Canucks were able to skate to a convincing 4-1 victory over the Calgary Flames in game two of their opening round series, tying it up 1-1 as it […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks

The Draft Lottery: A Historical Perspective

The day that we have all been waiting for has finally arrived.  It is draft lottery Saturday.  It is the day we all find out which team gets the honor […]

Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Redoing the 2005 NHL Draft

It’s been 10 years since one of the most noteworthy drafts in recent NHL history took place in Ottawa, Ontario. The 2005 NHL Draft was the first one after the […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
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Chicago Blackhawks: Game Two Observations

After a thrilling double victory in Game 1, the Chicago Blackhawks fell to the Nashville Predators 6-2 Friday night to even the series at 1-1. Here are five observations from […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

Coyotes’ Needs Supersede Just McDavid, Eichel

Somehow, this does not seem fair. Here are the Arizona Coyotes, and holders of the second-worst record this season in the NHL. One might think the franchise would be “rewarded” […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Colin Wilson Showing Out For New Contract

Nashville Predators forward Colin Wilson becomes a restricted free agent in the off-season, and it is clear he wants an expensive, long-term contract. Wilson, 25, had a career year in […]

by · April 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Craig Smith might be playing on the third line, but his offensive potential makes him a very interesting fantasy option. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

The Predators Have Chicago Right Where They Want Them

After Friday night’s 6-2 routing of the Chicago Blackhawks, the Nashville Predators have spectacularly tied the series at one game a piece. The Preds have the Hawks just where they […]

Sam Bennett (Terry Wilson /OHL Images)

Is Playing Sam Bennett a Good Move?

View image | gettyimages.com The surprise announcement before game one last Wednesday was that Sam Bennett, the fourth overall draft pick in the 2014 NHL draft, would be in the […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Calgary Flames
Sylvain Martineau

Playoff Home Ice: Not Really An Advantage

As the results of the opening games of the 2014-15 NHL playoffs show, having home ice advantage isn’t what it’s all cracked up to be — unless you’re an Original Six […]