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5 Ways the Lightning Make the Stanley Cup Finals

The last time hockey fans saw the Tampa Bay Lightning they were in the handshake line following a sweep by the Montreal Canadiens in the opening round of the playoffs.  […]

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Rangers’ Definitive Guide to Former Players: The Bad Guys

This series will appear in three parts on July 21, 23 and 25 (The Good Guys, The Bad Guys, and Too Soon to Tell)   The Rangers are a big […]

by · July 23, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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The Spirit of St. Louis (and Its Impact on the New York Rangers)

Skate like a butterfly, shoot like Gretzky, the Rangers will be better off with Marty St. Louis! Yes, I know it’s cheesy, but despite the bad attempt at paraphrasing a […]

by · July 23, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Lightning Overpay of Ryan Callahan Reeks of Ryan Malone Repeat

There are two missions in hockey. Preventing, and scoring goals. Or, preventing and creating shot attempts (depending on your views). The former reason, is the root cause of the decision for […]

by · June 26, 2014 · 1 comment · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Spending Summer with the Washington Capitals

With Free Agency Looming on July 1, Who Should the Washington Capitals Target? The start of free agency is one of the biggest events in the NHL calendar year.  It […]

by · June 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Martin St. Louis v. Tampa Bay

Marty’s Gone…& He Isn’t Coming Back I remember waking up on March 5th to the news of Martin St. Louis departure from the Tampa Bay Lightning. Though perhaps heightened by […]

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3 Free Agents the Oilers Should Want

This offseason is going to be an important one for the Edmonton Oilers. Another disappointing season, unrest among the fanbase, and questions about upper management means GM Craig MacTavish will […]

by · April 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Edmonton Oilers
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Is the Ryan Callahan Trade Paying off for Tampa?

On March 5th 2014 Lightning captain Martin St. Louis was swapped with Rangers captain Ryan Callahan along with a first round pick in 2015 and a second round pick in […]

Rumor mills, as usual, have been rumbling, but it's anyone's best guess if the New York Islanders will trade anyone from their active roster. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Top 5 Free Agent Targets for the Islanders

Following the trade deadline and continuing onward with a disappointing Islanders campaign, many fans have started to look forward to the offseason. The Islanders will likely have a nice pick […]

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Captain Chaos: Ryan Callahan and Martin St. Louis

In what has been an already chaotic trade deadline the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning stole the show exchanging captains. The major catalyst behind this deal was the […]

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Rangers Pay Steep Price in Captain Swap

The New York Rangers made a big splash at the trade deadline, sending captain and pending unrestricted free agent Ryan Callahan to the Tampa Bay Lightning.   In return, the Bolts […]

Callahan has served as the Rangers captain since 2011-12 (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Rangers Trading Their Captain? It’s Happened Before

If the Rangers send Ryan Callahan packing at the trade deadline, it wouldn’t be the first time the Blueshirts traded away their captain. Of the 25 team captains throughout their […]

by · February 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, New York Rangers