Post Tagged with: "Jaromir Jagr"

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1990 NHL Re-draft: Possibly the Best Draft Class Ever (Part I of II)

Let’s kick this off with a fun trivia question that is sure to stump your hockey pals. Who are the only two people drafted in 1990 that still lace up […]

by · June 23, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Jaromir Jagr (s.yume/Flickr)

Top 10 Czech Players in The NHL Today

The Czech Republic National Team won the gold medal at the 1998 Olympic Games in Nagano, Japan. It was the first games where professional hockey players from the NHL were […]

Ryan Johansen and the Blue Jackets have been on a surge as of late (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Non-Playoff Teams Destined for 2015-16 Postseason

Just because a team misses the Stanley Cup Playoffs, it’s not necessarily a bad one as these next five prove. Ranked in order of likelihood of reaching the 2015-16 postseason, […]

Did number 66 do enough Pittsburgh? (Photo courtesy of the Pittsburgh Penguins)

23 Years Ago Today: Greatest Comeback In Penguins History?

Josh Yohe, of DKonPittsburghSports.com, made an observation today: What many consider the greatest game in Penguins history took place 23 years ago today. Enjoy. https://t.co/4OsY4fLODx — Josh Yohe (@JoshYohe_PGH) May […]

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Jonathan Huberdeau: Poised on the Brink

After playing three full seasons in the NHL, Jonathan Huberdeau seems to have reached the point in his career where he might just be hitting his stride. A first round third […]

by · May 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
The Traveling Jagrs

Jaromir Jagr Will Never Return to Pittsburgh, and That’s Okay

Jagr and the Pittsburgh Penguins Jaromir Jagr and the Pittsburgh Penguins have an interesting relationship.  Always have, really. View image | gettyimages.com The fifth overall pick in the 1990 NHL […]

by · May 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Aleksander Barkov and Jussi Jokinen (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

“Other Worldly” Cats

The 2015 IIHF World Championship preliminary rounds came to a close yesterday and all six Panthers have played well thus far. The six that are in the Worlds are: Aaron Ekblad […]

Are we expecting too much out of two referees dealing with all of this? (CC/Flickr)

The NHL’s Five Biggest Beasts

Hockey is a physical, gritty, beastly sport. Those who play it, especially at the highest level, regularly display traits of toughness, perseverance, confidence, and an innate drive to compete. One of […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Top 10 Lists
Jaromir Jagr (s.yume/Flickr)

Jaromir Jagr: the Teammate

When you play in the NHL as long as Jaromir Jagr has (and for as many teams as he has) you are teammates with a lot of players. When you […]

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Hockey News: Shanahan Cleans House; Playoff Schedules Released

It’s official: the Toronto Maple Leafs will be Brendan Shanahan’s team. The former NHL power forward and League disciplinarian took a stance the day after the 2014-15 regular season ended, […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Jaromir Jagr (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Ageless Jagr Breathes New Life Into Young Panthers

At 43 years and 56 days old, Jaromir Jagr is the oldest player currently in the NHL, and he will remain so going into next season after signing a one-year […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
Sean Monahan, Jiri Hudler and Johnny Gaudreau led by example in 2014-15. (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Flames in, Kings out; Bruins Lose, Senators Win

Much like the Colorado Avalanche and Dallas Stars last year, the Calgary Flames have arrived, seemingly ahead of schedule. The Flames were not a popular pick to even be in […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web