Post Tagged with: "Dan Boyle"

The Sharks' 1997 third jersey had just the right blend of colors and design. (Photo Credit: Game Worn Auctions)

Drafting the All-Time Sharks All-Star Team

Recently colleagues Tom Mitsos and Prashanth Iyer put together an incredibly entertaining All-Time Detroit Red Wings fantasy draft article. In the spirit of their fantastic piece, fellow Sharks writer Drew Weber and […]

Kevin Klein isn't an offensive-minded defenseman, but he can contribute in other areas aside from goals and assists. (Josh Smith/THW)

Has Kevin Klein Earned a Spot on the NY Rangers PP?

Optimus Klein Comes to Broadway New York Rangers defenseman Kevin Klein will always remember January 22, 2014. That was the day he was traded from the Nashville Predators to the […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
Dan Boyle (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Boyle Returns to San Jose as Rangers Face Sharks

The Rangers have won 12 of their last 13. Their power play has cashed in in eight of the last 10 games. Henrik Lundqvist and Cam Talbot have combined to […]

by · January 10, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Analyzing Rangers’ Power Play Success

The New York Rangers, like many teams this season, have been plagued by injuries to key players. Not having their full complement of players may be having an effect on […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

What We’ll Learn About the Penguins this December

Instead of looking back and asking what did we learn from the Penguins play through the first quarter of the NHL season, I am going to look forward and ask […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Boyle was carted off on a stretcher in Tuesday's win (Photo by Vu Ching).

The Best Undrafted Players in NHL History

Throughout NHL history, the league’s most elite players have typically been those selected in the annual NHL Entry Draft. The position and round in which these players are drafted is […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 4 comments · Hockey History, News/Commentary
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Dan Boyle Doing Just What The Rangers Wanted

The Rangers responded to Monday’s “total disaster” against Tampa Bay with a spirited, well-rounded 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday. Cam Talbot was sharp between the pipes, as […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
Tomas Kaberle (Wikipedia/Creative Commons)

Why Were the Rangers Courting Kaberle?

Early in November, the New York Rangers were hurting–literally–on defense. Both Dan Boyle and Ryan McDonagh were injured and out of commission, John Moore was suspended for five games, and […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Dan Boyle joins a slew of defenseman who can score (Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports)

False Narratives: Sharks Lack a Killer Instinct

Stupid Narratives In the hockey world, there are a lot of false narratives that people just assume to be true after hearing it so many times. Earlier this month we […]

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Best of Bad Blood: History of Sharks-Ducks

For those of us who follow the Californian teams closely, Anaheim and San Jose’s 165 penalty minute gongshow on Sunday was far from surprising. These two teams have a rather […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Hockey History, San Jose Sharks
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The Powerless Rangers

The New York Rangers are slowly but surely moving in the right direction. New York has won two games in a row, they’re back to .500, and Henrik Lundqvist has […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Scary Sighting in Pacific: Sharks’ Power-Play Showing Teeth

Recent Struggles From 2010-11 through 2012-13, the San Jose Sharks power-play finished second, second, and seventh overall. If you want to go back even further, they ranked third in 2008-09, and […]