Post Tagged with: "Brendan Shanahan"

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Tape2Tape: Boston Bruins win Presidents’ Trophy, Good or Bad?

The Boston Bruins locked up the 2013-14 Presidents’ Trophy on Saturday at home with a 4-1 victory over the lowly Buffalo Sabres. It marks only the second time in franchise […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
Leafs Hire Shanahan, but Is This a Good Move?

Leafs Hire Shanahan, but Is This a Good Move?

When I first heard the Leafs were going to hire Brendan Shanahan as their new President, I thought it was a stupid idea. Why, I thought, would you take a […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Stan Bowman Injures His Pinky: The “What If” Chamber

Enter the “what if” chamber, where legendary stories are crafted out of nonsensical hypotheticals. In this edition, we take a look at the overwhelming consequences of a pinky injury to […]

by · December 25, 2013 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Lars Eller - Aftermath of the  Gryba hit. (Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports)

The NHL’s Stretcher Era: Where Does it End?

The stretcher. You know, that thing paramedics use to transport injured people? Hopefully you’ve never needed one. Hopefully you never will. Yet increasingly, more NHL players are. And season after […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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Bruins Fans, Your Logic is Flawed

The league finally made a decision on Shawn Thornton and his abhorrent attack on Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik. Brendan Shanahan has decided to suspend the Bruins toughman for 15 […]

by · December 16, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins, Suspensions
Pittsburgh Penguins' Forward James Neal is having the best season of any left-wing in the league. (Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Was James Neal Kneeing Marchand Intentional?

Was James Neal kneeing Brad Marchand’s head intentional? Was it revenge? The debate continued all night following the dramatic regular season finale between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins. Anytime […]

Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Tuesday proved to be a costly night for both the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks. For the Blues, their perfect record was wiped away after a disastrous 6-2 […]

Q & A with Ryane Clowe of the New Jersey Devils

Q & A with Ryane Clowe of the New Jersey Devils

Every successful hockey team needs selfless players, warriors, guys that countless times put the team’s success ahead of their own body’s well being. One of the newest members of the […]

by · October 2, 2013 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
The extent of Phil Kessel's discomfort during Wednesday's practice remains to be seen (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

Phil Kessel and the NHL’s Problem with Suspensions

The fallout from the Buffalo Sabres-Toronto Maple Leafs brawl is starting to happen as the league handed down fines and suspensions. David Clarkson received a ten game ban for leaving […]

Brett Kulak has the potential to develop into a Duncan Keith type blueliner (Warren Wimmer/Icon SMI)

Duncan Keith Suspended One Game

  Duncan Keith will serve a one game suspension for his slash against Jeff Carter in Game 3, meaning Sheldon Brookbank will suit up in Game 4 vs. the Los Angeles Kings. Keith admitted to […]

by · June 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Suspensions
Henrik Lundqvist (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

The Story of the New York Rangers & the ‘Missing Piece’

  It has been 19 years since the New York Rangers ended their ‘curse’ (if you believe in those kind of things) and won the Stanley Cup in 1994 after […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Inside Shanny’s Studio: Part 2

It wasn’t too long ago I wrote about Brendan Shanahan’s position as Senior Vice President of Player Safety and Hockey Operations, and how he was fairing. Controversy has begun to swirl […]

by · March 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Suspensions