Post Tagged with: "Pekka Rinne"

Dave Nonis failed to find sufficient support for Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf this summer (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: Midseason Studs and Duds

What’s going on everyone? Welcome to my fifth edition of Fantasy Hockey Studs and Duds! If anyone would like to read my earlier edition from December, it can be found […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 4 comments · Fantasy
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What-If: A Season-Ending Story

Can Jakub Voracek keep up his 100-point pace and win the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL’s leading scorer this season? Time will tell, but next to nobody envisioned his […]

Can Alex Ovechkin add to your DraftStreet winnings? (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Age of Success: How Old Are the League’s Award Winners?

Midway through the season the NHL has a 22-year-old in Tyler Seguin looking to win the Rocket Richard Trophy, while Pekka Rinne, the frontrunner for the Vezina Trophy is 10 […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Predators Should Be Fine Without Rinne

Pekka Rinne has been the MVP of not just the Nashville Predators this season, but arguably the NHL. But with the Finish netminder out for the next 3-5 weeks, the […]

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Hockey News: Bruins Win Five Straight; Marc Staal Extension

A glimpse into the life of a young Sidney Crosby. [Bar Down] Pekka Rinne is expected to miss about a month with a knee injury. [Toronto Star] The Los Angeles […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Wild Trade for Goalie; Ryan Suter Suspended

New coach, same Maple Leafs. Is it time to rebuild? [Sportsnet] The Minnesota Wild need help in goal, so they traded for Devan Dubnyk. He’s actually been playing quite well […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Jimmy Howard, Pekka Rinne Injured; Hasek Retirement

Jimmy Howard will be out for the next few weeks with a groin injury. [USA Today] Mathieu Perreault’s almost had a million dollar night. [Sporting News] Is Evgeni Malkin deserving […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Barry Trotz Is Coming Home

Barry Trotz will make his first return to the Music City as head coach of the Washington Capitals Friday, in what is promising to be an emotional game. After spending […]

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Weird Goings On In the NHL Standings Pt.3

Just some observations about things happening in the NHL standings on this, the 12th of January 2015. Here’s last month’s if you are interested.    1.Who’s on Top? When last […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Fantasy Hockey: Mid-Season Surprising Statistics

Fantasy Hockey: Mid-Season Surprising Statistics

After a relatively quiet winter break in the NHL – other than Randy Carlyle’s sudden but unsurprising (inevitable?) dismissal yesterday – it’s a good time to reflect on the fantasy […]

by · January 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Hard to Argue Against Rinne for Vezina

Pekka Rinne is a prime reason why the Nashville Predators continue to surprise the NHL. The League has known for years that Rinne is a top-flight goaltender, but this year […]

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The 5 Best Goaltenders This NHL Season

How To Judge A Goaltender? Ranking NHL goaltenders is a capricious task. Numbers must be looked at through each players’ specific team context, and even then that can sometimes be […]

by · January 3, 2015 · 8 comments · NHL Goaltending, Top 10 Lists