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NHL Realignment: Bad for Habs’ Playoff Chances

By Matthew Macaskill (@Habsology) I came to a disappointing realization 16 games into the 2013-14 season: I had no idea how the playoff seeding worked with the new NHL realignment […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
A Look at NHL Teams on Top of Their Division Early in Season

A Look at NHL Teams on Top of Their Division Early in Season

With the NHL season in full swing, let’s take a look at who leads the newly realigned divisions. There are two surprises and two not so much. Of course, with […]

by · November 4, 2013 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin have been compared for years. (Flickr/clydeorama)

NHL Realignment: What it Means for the Pittsburgh Penguins

With a new plan for realignment all but finished, it looks like there won’t be much changing for the Pittsburgh Penguins. There are still undoubtedly some kinks to be worked […]

by · March 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Columbus Pins Hopes on Realignment Plan . . . Again

Columbus Pins Hopes on Realignment Plan . . . Again

To say that fans of the Columbus Blue Jackets  — not to mention the club itself — are salivating over the prospect that meaningful NHL re-alignment is an understatement of […]

by · March 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, The Business of Hockey
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NHL Realignment Will Save the Phoenix Coyotes

A new proposal for NHL realignment has been making the rounds. Of course, everyone’s concerned with how the changes will affect rivalries and the beloved playoff format. These are legitimate hockey concerns. […]

by · March 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Phoenix Coyotes
Not the most inspiring logo in the world (but it beats the Winnipeg Jets mark IMHO).

Canucks Rumblings: NHL Realignment, Abbotsford AHL Relocation?

Already close to halfway through the shortened 2013 NHL season, the Vancouver Canucks once again remain safely at the top on the North-West standings. Since the 2008/9 season, the Canucks have both won and dominated […]

by · February 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Vancouver Canucks
The secondary logo at the very least incorporates a pair of hockey sticks.

Winnipeg Destiny Tied Once Again to Phoenix

Can there be two more different places on the North American map than Winnipeg and Phoenix? Winnipeg is a small, quaint and bohemian city, close-knit and known for vehemently supporting […]

by · February 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Winnipeg Jets
NHLPA Playing Dangerous Game of Chicken in Realignment Rejection

NHLPA Playing Dangerous Game of Chicken in Realignment Rejection

Jim Neveau, Senior NHL Correspondent Back in December, the NHL’s Board of Governors voted 26-4 to realign the league for next season. The move was made because Winnipeg was stuck […]

NHLPA rejects realignment, Jets stay in Southeast

NHLPA rejects realignment, Jets stay in Southeast

The worst possible news for the Winnipeg Jets and their fans broke late Friday – the NHLPA has voted against a realignment plan that would’ve sent the squad back to […]

by · January 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Winnipeg Jets
NHL 2011 Year In Review

NHL 2011 Year In Review

The year of 2011 is coming to an end. For some, it couldn’t have gone by any slower. Others don’t want it to end so soon. Either way, it’s still […]

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The Boston Bruins and NHL Realignment

With the announcement yesterday of the NHL’s plan for realignment following the 2011-12 season, will this reorganization affect the Boston Bruins and their chances to remain a top team for […]

by · December 6, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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The Deed is Done: Thoughts on NHL Realignment

Jim Neveau, Senior NHL Correspondent After a debate that has raged since the Winnipeg Jets left Atlanta over the summer, the NHL Board of Governors approved a new four-conference alignment […]