Post Tagged with: "Dan Boyle"

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Dearth of Defensemen Drove Sharks into Pacific Floor

Demise of the Defense The San Jose Sharks had a number of problems that led to the 2014-15 season ending their decade long playoff streak. By taking Brent Burns away […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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3 Reasons Why It’s Okay The Kings Missed The Playoffs

The Los Angels Kings are the 2015 Stanley Cu….. Wait, they didn’t repeat? They didn’t even qualify for the playoffs? Well, this is a little awkward. The Kings were eliminated […]

Boyle was carted off on a stretcher in Tuesday's win (Photo by Vu Ching).

Tuesday Trade Review: The Boyle Deal

The Situation: Tampa Bay After being ranked number one in the Eastern Conference and winning the Stanley Cup in 2004, the Tampa Bay Lightning became a mediocre team in the […]

Cam Talbot could provide Henrik Lundqvist with some much needed rest this season. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Talbot, Rangers Find a Way Again

Even if you’re the New York Rangers, who have won 33 of their past 43 games (yes, you read that correctly), you are going to have the occasional game where […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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In Praise of John Scott

Wait, What? Yes, you read the headline correctly. John Scott. And Praise. In the same sentence. An NHL roster needs to be looked holistically. It is not simply the best […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Patrick Marleau’s Unsurprisingly Poor Season

Patrick Marleau, Always A Lightening Rod San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau is a highly skilled hockey player. He was selected for Team Canada and won his second Olympic gold […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
Keith Yandle (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Keith Yandle Acquisition is an Indictment of Dan Boyle Signing

Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News tweeted this shortly after the Rangers acquired Keith Yandle from Arizona: This trade is an indictment of the Dan Boyle off-season signing […]

by · March 4, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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 has been an absolute steal for the New York Rangers - and fantasy managers - this season. (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