Post Tagged with: "Alex Ovechkin"

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Fantasy World: All Is Not Lost

Your best players need to be your best players come crunch time. It’s cliché, but more often than not, it’s also true. Just look at the blow Jonathan Toews dealt […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Date with Capitals a Potential Playoff Nightmare for Rangers

If the playoffs started today, the Rangers would be in line for a date with the Capitals in the first round of the NHL playoffs. As Sunday’s 5-2 loss at […]

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Bruce Boudreau Scratches Star Defenseman: Fair or Fowler?

Thought exercise: name the number of National Hockey League coaches that would ever think to scratch their number one defenseman. Struggling to come up with names? That’s not a lack […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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The 8 Best NHL Stats Of The Week

Using notable NHL stats to look through the last week in the league. 1. 45 Goals x 7 Seasons Alex Ovechkin scored his 45th goal of the season on Wednesday […]


Canadiens, Price Beat Tavares in Battle of Hart Candidates

Like a guy getting root canal surgery needs novocaine, the Montreal Canadiens and goaltender Carey Price needed Saturday night’s 3-1 victory over the New York Islanders.   Another 2-0 Canadiens […]

by · March 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Hockey News: Gaudreau Has a Big Night; Rangers Top Metro Division

Johnny Gaudreau had a big night against the Ducks. [] Despite the loss, John Gibson made an impressive stick save against the Flames. [The Hockey News] The Rangers defeated the […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Fire The Pulkkinen! – Time To Get Teemu More Involved

When Teemu Pulkkinen was first called up, the hype machine started churning. The AHL-leading goal scorer was anointed the second-coming of Brett Hull, the right-handed savior for the Red Wings, […]

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Fantasy Hockey: February’s Studs and Duds

Hello, hello, and welcome once again to my now sixth edition of Fantasy Hockey: Studs and Duds. This edition will be for the month of February, but if you’d like […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
Victor Rask will be playing alongside Jeff Skinner and Alexander Semin, therefore increasing his offensive chances. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Ovechkin Can’t Ruin Cam Ward Party

View image | On a clear Friday night in Raleigh, NC, 13,415 weather-worn fans gathered at the PNC Arena to cheer for the Carolina Hurricanes. They were hosting their […]

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Barry Trotz’s Nashville Philosophies Now Thriving In Washington

  Before this season whenever opposing NHL teams faced off against the Nashville Predators they had a pretty good idea of what to expect. Stifling defense, stout goaltending, and opportunistic […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Notable Lowlights in Recent Coyotes History

The Arizona Coyotes hit the ice at Gila River Arena this weekend as they try to bounce back from what might have been their worst game of the season. Their […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Hockey News: Ovechkin’s Slash; Timonen’s Return

Should the Panthers be interested in Phil Kessel? [Today’s Slap Shot] The Western Conference playoff race will be going down to the wire. [Oilers Nation] No one seems to know […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web