Post Tagged with: "Dan Boyle"

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Dan Boyle Is Living up to His Expectations

When the New York Rangers brought Dan Boyle in over the off-season, they saw themselves adding a veteran defenseman, who has a wealth of playoff experience, and the ability to […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Increasing NHL Goal Scoring Without Bigger Nets

Scoring Down Again? In recent weeks there has been chatter about NHL scoring being down again. While it hasn’t fallen off much, goal scoring is slightly on the decline. Many […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Rumors
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The Various Arguments Surrounding Backstrom’s Hit on Boyle

In the aftermath of Thursday evening’s game one between the Rangers and the Capitals, there has been plenty of discussion regarding the hit that Nicklas Backstrom put on Dan Boyle […]

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Capitals’ Coach Barry Trotz had 50 Preseason Questions for Ovechkin

The Washington Capitals took a 1-0 second round series lead over the New York Rangers Thursday after Joel Ward scored the winning goal with just one second left in the […]

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Hockey News: Trade Malkin?; Babcock to the Oilers?; Caps and Ducks Win

After yet another failed season in Pittsburgh, there has been some talk that the Penguins should finally consider trading Evgeni Malkin, [Sportsnet], but not to shake things up. Rather, to free […]

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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
A career-Shark, Marleau finds himself among the team's best in numerous statistical categories. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

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