Post Tagged with: "John Tavares"

Miller has played his entire career with the Sabres (Micheline/SynergyMax)

The Ryan Miller Sweepstakes: Who’s In?

As we covered this past Thursday, Ryan Miller has a list of eight teams to which he will not be traded as per the terms of his contract.   With […]

It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Sergei Bobrovsky Should be the NHL 14 Cover Model

What’s the second best reward behind winning the Hart Trophy as League MVP?  EA Sports has an answer for you. The NHL video game series has already proven to be […]

by · May 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Thomas Vanek’s Potential Landing Spots

The 2013 NHL Draft was already set to be an exciting time for both the league and the Buffalo Sabres. A draft this deep could turn around the fortunes of […]

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Pittsburgh Penguins' Forward James Neal is having the best season of any left-wing in the league. (Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Penguins’ Special Teams Prime Club for Cup Run

Despite some visible issues, the Pittsburgh Penguins may be primed for a Stanley Cup run thanks to their special teams.

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Best Islanders 4-2; A Look Back

It was no walk in the park (in fact, it was more like a high-speed chase, with the New York Islanders losing the Pittsburgh Penguins at every turn), but somehow, the […]

by · May 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Playing in a win-now mentality is one thing, patiently building a product that could sustain continued success is another. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Deserves The Hart Trophy?

After releasing the list of finalists for this year’s Hart Trophy honors, hockey fans must be wondering who will win this year’s award. While Sidney Crosby, Alexander Ovechkin, and John […]

by · May 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Three Keys to Penguins Moving On

Despite being outplayed by the Islanders for long stretches of their first round matchup, the Pittsburgh Penguins managed to persevere and dispatch their up and coming rivals in six games.  Indeed, […]

by · May 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Evgeni Nabokov has been an influential force for the Islanders over the last few years and could be an option for the Islanders' back-up slot. (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

New York Islanders: Looking Back, Looking Forward

Last night, the New York Islanders’ magical run came to a halt, and in as heartbreaking a fashion as one could envision. But be proud, be excited.

by · May 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
Playing in a win-now mentality is one thing, patiently building a product that could sustain continued success is another. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Islanders: Phase One Completed

It’s no secret that everything this team accomplishes from now on will be on John Tavares’s shoulders.

by · May 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
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)

With Isles’ Season On the Line, Time for Nabokov to Shine

It has indeed come down to the wire, folks. All the hard work, the gutsy come-from-behind wins, the never-say-die performances, they have all led to this moment. For the New […]

by · May 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
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Five Keys to the Pittsburgh Penguins Moving On

In simply looking at the end results, one might think the 2013 playoffs are going quite well for the Pittsburgh Penguins.  After all, they lead the New York Islanders 2-1 in their first […]

by · May 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Must Adjust Despite 5-4 OT Win

In the Stanley Cup Playoffs, a win is a win. It gets you one step closer to your ultimate goal. And now the Pittsburgh Penguins need just two more wins […]

by · May 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders, Pittsburgh Penguins