Post Tagged with: "Ilya Kovalchuk"

Top 10 Moves of the 2010 Trade Deadline

Top 10 Moves of the 2010 Trade Deadline

We finally arrived everyone! The 2015 trade deadline is upon us and it will either be really boring or really tense and eventful. It will also be a day where […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Top 10 Lists
Michael Ryder has been on a goal scoring streak as of late, and fantasy managers should take note. (Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Is on New Jersey’s “Nobody Wants Crew?”

New Jersey isn’t out of the playoff picture. They are only eight points out of playoff contention with their 3-0 win over Arizona last night, and they have a huge […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 11 comments · New Jersey Devils
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The New Jersey Devils Miss Ilya Kovalchuck

A four goal performance at the KHL All-Star game this weekend highlighted the reason why the New Jersey Devils miss Ilya Kovalchuck. In a losing effort Sunday, Kovalchuck, the captain […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 1 comment · KHL, New Jersey Devils
Ilya Kovalchuk celebrates his goal against CSKA Moscow

Ranking the Top Ten Hockey Leagues

There is no argument that can be made that the NHL is not the best hockey league in the world. With the advent of online streaming services, hockey fans from all […]

by · January 10, 2015 · 2 comments · International Hockey
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Did Ex-Devils Head Coach Pete DeBoer Deserve to Be Fired?

On Friday afternoon, the New Jersey Devils announced that Pete DeBoer, who had been the Devils head coach since the start of the 2011-2012 season, has been relived of his […]

by · December 26, 2014 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils, NHL Coaching
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