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Trade Analysis: Brad Stuart

Brad Stuart spent a staggering five seasons with the Red Wings. While he wasn’t necessarily a stand out in any of them, he did exactly what he needed to do: shut […]

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Grading the Avalanche Defense and Goaltending

View image | gettyimages.com Now that report cards are finished for Colorao’s forwards, it’s time to wrap it up by grading the Avalanche defense and goaltending. As mentioned in the […]

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Detroit Red Wings: 5 Biggest Trades in the Salary Cap Era

Ken Holland exercises caution before moving assets. In fact, some fans feel as if he is not nearly active enough around this time of year – he is a well-known […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Tuesday Trade Review: Thornton to San Jose

The Background In the 1997 NHL Entry Draft, a young Canadian by the name of Joe Thornton was selected first overall by the Boston Bruins. Many years later he would become a […]

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Avalanche Defenseman Stuart Returning to Form

After a team wide rough start and an injury that kept him out of the line up Brad Stuart is starting to settle in with the Colorado Avalanche.  The hamstring […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 2 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Patrick Roy Putting The Colorado Avalanche Into the Zone

One of the hallmarks of Patrick Roy’s first year was his approach to defensive zone coverage. While most teams play zone while 5 on 5, Patrick Roy opted to go […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 3 comments · Colorado Avalanche
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Colorado Avalanche Defense Cooking Up Plenty of Turnovers

Last season the Colorado Avalanche protected the puck extremely well. Over the course of the season they only gave the puck away 535 times, an average of 6.5 a game. That […]

by · October 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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Colorado Avalanche Defense: Who’s In, Who’s Out

This year all eyes are going to be fixed on the Colorado Avalanche defense. It’s the one thing many people point to as the team’s big weakness. The Avalanche made […]

by · October 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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How the Colorado Avalanche Improved

#163379415 / gettyimages.com Colorado have made some interesting moves since the end of the playoffs. Leaving many to wonder if and how the Colorado Avalanche improved this offseason. Colorado put […]

by · July 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche
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New York Rangers: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

So the Rangers have started the 2013-14 hockey season 1-3-0.  Big deal.  This is the fifth time since 2005-06, that they have started out that way each time making the […]

by · October 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
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Hockey News: Joe Thornton’s Goal Celebration; Flames Hot Start

In case you missed it, Joe Thornton’s attempt to take the heat of off rookie teammate Tomas Hertl may have gone a little too far. Or maybe it shouldn’t have […]

by · October 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
Los Angeles Kings/San Jose Sharks: Forgotten Connections

Los Angeles Kings/San Jose Sharks: Forgotten Connections

While Interstate 5 is the fastest, most common way to drive between Los Angeles to San Jose, the Pacific Coast Highway offers a far more picturesque, less traveled connection.  In […]

by · May 26, 2013 · 5 comments · Los Angeles Kings