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Toronto Maple Leafs, Jonathan Bernier Beat New York Islanders 5-2

Toronto Maple Leafs, Jonathan Bernier Beat New York Islanders 5-2 Jonathan Bernier and the Toronto Maple Leafs overcame a rough start to beat the New York Islanders 5-2 tonight. Nick Leddy opened […]

Carolina Hurricanes Pounded in Their Season Opener

Carolina Hurricanes Pounded in Their Season Opener

The Carolina Hurricanes were pounded in their season opener.  18,000+ “Caniacs” turned out to see their beloved team crack open a new year.  New management, a new coach, and some young […]

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Buffalo Sabres: Jhonas Enroth or Michal Neuvirth?

One of the hardest things for teams in the National Hockey League to do is to find and secure a goaltender that could man the pipes for your franchise for […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Top 5 Goaltender Lineups Entering the 2015 NHL Season

You can find the Top 5 Forward Lineups Entering the 2015 NHL Season, here. Assessing the best goaltending lineups heading in the 2015 NHL season is almost futile. There are […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Top 10 Lists
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How Good Will the Islanders Be in 2014-15?

A lot has been made of the Islanders’ off season to this point- and with good reason. Yahoo’s Puck Daddy blog ranked them the most improved team this off season. […]

by · August 23, 2014 · 5 comments · New York Islanders
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Intervention: Tough Love Guide to Improving Blues Fandom

St. Louis Blues fans are passionate, and like fans in every other city are quite opinionated. However, there are certain traits among those living in the shadow of the Arch […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Gods Among Men: Top 5 Blues Goaltending Tandems

Gods Among Men: Top 5 Blues Goaltending Tandems

Many cities in the NHL are known as “goalie graveyards” — those places where a goalie’s career goes to die — at the very least making people question the player’s […]

Elliott was the Blues' biggest surprise two seasons ago (Icon SMI)

Brian Elliott Damned by Faint Praise

Coach Ken Hitchcock finally uttered the words many Blues fans have been expecting to hear for years: Brian Elliott is officially the 1A goaltender, positioned in front of Jake Allen. […]

Ken Hitchcock, Jaroslav Halak, Brian Elliott and Doug Armstrong were honored at the 2012 NHL Awards Show (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Many Blues Fans Are Wrong About Brian Elliott

NHL fans are no different from fans in any other sport Relying on perception rather than reality, sports fans tend to fall back on the “watch the games” method of […]

by · July 15, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Hockey News: Islanders Sign Halak; Trading Nail Yakupov?

Goaltending is a problem for Les Canadiens. Only it’s not theirs. [Deadspin] Do the Habs actually have a shot at winning with Dustin Tokarski? For at least one night, yes. […]

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Lundqvist, Top Goalies Unfazed by Gear Reductions

The NHL perceives itself to have a marketing — or more accurately, penetration — issue, citing issues with success in non-traditional markets. The solution according to Bettman and company is […]

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
Elliott was no foolin a true fantasy savior. Who knew? (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Blues Re-sign Brian Elliott in Backwards, Circular Logic Move

It’s not that the decision to re-sign Brian Elliott defies logic, it’s the circular and strange decision making that led to this point, and this decision. Let’s look at the […]