Post Tagged with: "Ilya Kovalchuk"

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Q & A with Johnny Oduya of the Chicago Blackhawks

The NHL is a business and often times fans and we in the media maybe overlook that a little bit. It’s as much of a business for the players as […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Across The Pond: 5 Best Players Outside Of North America

As the sport of hockey continues to grow and expand worldwide, so too do the professional leagues where the sport is played. The National Hockey League is, without question, the […]

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Ilya Kovalchuk: KHL Check Up and Look Into the Future

Well, Ilya Kovalchuk is now well into his second season as a full time KHL player. Hard to believe its only been a year and 2 months since Kovalchuk announced […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 10 comments · International Hockey, KHL
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Zach Parise Was The Heart And Soul Of The Devils

In sports, we tend to overuse superlatives like heart, hustle, intangibles, chemistry, “it factor,” etc.  We’ll label a player, “hard nosed” and “hard working,” in lieu of the numbers, because […]

by · March 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
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Anton Belov and the Defence of Team Russia

When penning a post-mortem of Russia’s painful exit from the Olympic games, you could point to any one of the main issues that plagued the team: underperforming stars, questionable systematic […]

by · February 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, International Hockey, Olympics
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Why Zach Parise is the Villain in the United States vs Russia Match-Up

On Saturday morning when the United States Men’s Olympic hockey team steps onto the ice to battle the hosts, Russia, there will be a great amount of tension and pride […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, New Jersey Devils, Olympics
How the Philadelphia Flyers Nearly Missed on Landing Wayne Simmonds

How the Philadelphia Flyers Nearly Missed on Landing Wayne Simmonds

Much has been made recently about the breakout of Philadelphia Flyers’ winger Wayne Simmonds and how he leads the NHL in points (22) over a 17-game span dating back to […]

by · January 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Philadelphia Flyers
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Devils Feeling The Wrath of Hockey Hell?

This season has not really gone well for the New Jersey Devils in any way, shape, or form. At 3-7-4 with a ton of distractions and more tumultuous moments in the last […]

by · November 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
Cory Schneider is in Devils hell right now.  (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey Reviews: Hockey Prospectus Guide

  We always take a chance to review a new edition of Hockey Prospectus 2013-14 Guide. A further analysis was needed so we gave it a shot. There is something about […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, New Jersey Devils
The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

With the Kontinental Hockey League season now in full swing, now is as good a time as any to revisit the discussions surrounding the Russian-based professional league. While there has […]

by · September 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL
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Burning Questions Abound with Devils Training Camp

It’s been a long, long summer for fans of the New Jersey Devils, one that has at times probably seemed like a roller coaster for most of it with many […]

by · August 29, 2013 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils
Hockey News: Team Canada Ball Hockey; Kessel Contract

Hockey News: Team Canada Ball Hockey; Kessel Contract

Insurance issues kept Team Canada off the ice at the Olympic orientation camp. So they turned to the next best thing. [National Post] Meanwhile, Team USA unveiled their new Olympic […]

by · August 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web