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Nashville Predators VS. The Central Division

The Preds have missed the playoffs the past two seasons for numerous reasons: goaltender Pekka Rinne’s health, miscommunication between the players and EX-Head Coach Barry Trotz, losing Ryan Suter back […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Nashville Predators
Daniel Alfredsson hopes to return this season (Andrew Rodger THW)

5 Must Watch Ottawa Senators Games Next Season

The Ottawa Senator’s schedule for the 2014-15 season is looking a lot more promising than last year’s. Just ask owner Eugene Melnyk. “We are very pleased with this season’s schedule… […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
Valeri Nichushkin has earned praise from Lindy Ruff as of late, and the rookie winger has certainly justified such sentiments with his play. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Valeri Nichushkin Primed for Monstrous Sophomore Season

In an off-season filled with new faces and raised expectations for the Dallas Stars, it’s easy to forget that one of the biggest improvements in the upcoming season could come […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 2 comments · Dallas Stars
The Chicago Blackhawks captured their second Stanley Cup in four years. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Central Division Predictions for 2014-15

  Do you have another opinion on these? Let us know in the comments section below. The Central Division was arguably the best division in the league in 2013-14, the […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 3 comments · Previews and Predictions
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NHL Summer 2014: Player Movement

It may still be hot outside but the new NHL season isn’t that far off. The 2014-15 season promises to be another exciting race, featuring defending Cup Champion Los Angeles […]

by · August 9, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
The expectations are high for Kyle Turris. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Kyle Turris’ Journey to First-Line Centre

Kyle Turris is about to be given the opportunity of his career and he has only himself to thank for it. The 24-year old centre has had his fair share […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Centres of Attention: How The West Will Be Won in 2014-15

Some say defence wins championships. Others believe Stanley Cup contenders are built from the crease out. Yet, general managers in the Western Conference appear convinced that centre depth is currently […]

Craig Anderson has been great for the Senators when healthy, and Robin Lehner compliments Anderson quite nicely. (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

How the Senators Will Make the Playoffs This Year

The Ottawa Senators did some summer cleaning. By shipping long-time superstar Jason Spezza to the Dallas Stars, the Senators reaped a return of players and a 2015 draft pick. While […]

by · July 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Dallas Stars: 5 Can’t-Miss Games in 2014-2015

As the off-season slowly winds down, dragging our patience away with it, the preparation for the upcoming season begins to slowly ramp up. As if last season’s success and thrilling […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Dallas Stars: Rebuilders Or Contenders? Why Not Both?

  On July 1st Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill proved an old adage to be untrue: you can, in fact, have your cake and eat it too. For the […]

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Jim Nill Dominates the Off-Season… Again

In two off-seasons, Jim Nill has taken the Dallas Stars from some of the darkest depths the franchise had ever seen to a blazing ascension back to glory. Because of […]

by · July 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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Hockey News: Free Agent Frenzy; Claude Giroux Arrested

The Philadelphia Flyers didn’t make any big splash in free agency, but their captain decided to make headlines himself. Talk about taking matters into your own hands. [Ottawa Sun] The […]