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Blue Jackets New Division Features Familiar Faces

The July blockbuster that sent Rick Nash to New York was viewed by most of the hockey world as an overwhelming victory for the Rangers. For Columbus, it appeared to […]

by · April 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Jay Bouwmeester was traded to the Blues last season. (Warren Wimmer/Icon SMI)

Bouwmeester’s Contract Puts Blues in a Bind

The Blues made quite the splash Monday night in the trade market when they acquired defenseman Jay Bouwmeester from the Calgary Flames. Sending away prospects Reto Berra and Marc Cundari, […]

by · April 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Brandon Dubinsky hasn't played since November 19 with a foot injury (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Realignment: Part One – Jackets Required, S’il Vous Plait!

Unless you’ve been holed up somewhere in a distant galaxy, far away from the hockey universe, you’ve surely heard that the NHL realignment plan has been approved by the league […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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The NHL’s Most Pleasant Surprises

It happens every season in professional sports: the “experts” weigh in with their predictions on how the coming season will unfold. They forecast standings, statistics, playoff outcomes and award winners. […]

by · March 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Jaromir Jagr (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

2014 Olympic Hockey Preview: Is Czech Republic Still a Major Power?

Back in the old days of Czechoslovakia, the still-fused Czech Republic and Slovakia were a consistent threat to win Olympic gold. Though it also helped to have two of the […]

by · March 12, 2013 · 1 comment · International Hockey, Olympics
Flyers Coming Up Small In Biggest Stretch of Season

Flyers Coming Up Small In Biggest Stretch of Season

Starting on Tuesday, the Flyers embarked on what many appropriately called the biggest week of the year. For being such a big week, thus far the Flyers have come up […]

by · March 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
John Tavares and Matt Moulson have been a huge part of the Isles' resurgence, but there are just as many people that work behind the scenes for the New York Islanders. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

NHL Top 5 & Bottom 5 Players After 6 Weeks

Who predicted that by the first of March, the Blackhawks would still be undefeated in regulation? It’s an unbelievable feat to amass at least a point in over twenty straight […]

by · March 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
Slow hockey nights, it seems like your TV is like this but hey, we have hope for you. (File Photo)

Must See TV: The Five Most Entertaining Teams in the NHL

There are five entertaining NHL hockey teams that every fan must see on TV. They score a boatload of goals, they fight, and they are entertaining to watch every night. […]

by · February 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
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Rivalry Night Win in Pittsburgh is a Great Sign for Flyers

If this is what NBC was looking for with their Wednesday Night Rivalry Night, then the idea was a huge success. The Philadelphia Flyers effort separated the pretenders from the […]

by · February 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Zac Rinaldo Evolving as Flyers Agitator

Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo has wasted little time making a name for himself in the National Hockey League – more so with his fists rather than his stick.  Rinaldo […]

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Fastest Two Goals in NHL History: Prospal and Letestu Make Their Mark

In Monday night’s game against the Sharks, Columbus forwards Vinny Prospal and Mark Letestu combined for the fastest goals scored in Blue Jackets history.   The two scored just eight seconds […]

by · February 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Hockey History
Flyers also hope Brayden Schenn can continue his solid play (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Philadelphia Flyers: Explosive Offense Could Cool Down

The painfully glaring weakness of the Flyers last season was their defense. Free agent defenseman Bruno Gervais will provide depth, at best.