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Bobby Ryan. (Icon SMI)

Anaheim Ducks Will Take Flight Again

You can call it many things, an aberration, an outlier, or quite simply a missed opportunity leading to a lost season. Whatever label you want to place upon the Anaheim […]

by · April 13, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks
At 40 years old, Selanne was the most dangerous Duck on the ice. (Photo by Gregory Shamus)

Ducks Need To Go Out With A Bang, For Selanne

The Anaheim Ducks will miss the playoffs in what might be Teemu Selanne’s last season in the NHL. “It’s pretty sad that we’re not making the post-season, but there’s a […]

by · April 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks
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The Fantasy Five-Hole: Radulov’s Return, Playoff Sleepers and more

Every month, The Fantasy Five-Hole takes a look at some of the most relevant fantasy question on poolies mind.  With only 10 or 11 games remaining per team in the regular […]

by · March 20, 2012 · 1 comment · Fantasy, Nashville Predators
Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy – The Waiver Wire and Shooting Percentages: Tlusty, Brassard, Purcell and more

Painting a Picture with Shooting Percentages Shooting percentage is often a key determinant when evaluating a player’s production or lack thereof. It is often overlooked, as in fantasy leagues, one […]

by · February 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Fantasy, Tampa Bay Lightning
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Eight Predictions for the 2012 NHL Trade Deadline

I have a love/hate relationship with the NHL Trade Deadline. As a fan of the game, it’s exciting to see players move to different teams to help win a city a championship. After the deadline, most NHL teams are set for the home stretch of the season leading up to the playoffs. You know who is going to be a contender and you know who is going to be looking forward to game number 82.

Columbus Blue Jackets Fedor Tyutin and RJ Umberger (Dave Gainer/THW)

Blue Jackets Drop 5-3 Decision at Home Against Ducks

Tonight the Columbus Blue Jackets dropped a 5-3 decision to the Anaheim Ducks at the Nationwide Arena. It was their 16th home loss in the 2011-12 season and 35th loss […]

by · February 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Columbus Blue Jackets
Tyler Bozak is having a career season offensively (Icon SMI)

How Should the Toronto Maple Leafs Go About Acquiring a No. 1 Centre?

The Maple Leafs have various options when it comes to acquiring the No. 1 centre they covet. Which option should they take?

by · February 11, 2012 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Sidney Crosby Wearing the Maple Leaf

Early Predictions for Canada’s Olympic Team in 2014

2014 is a long way off.  Most people don’t even know where they will be in two years, let alone what the 2014 version of Team Canada will look like.  […]

by · February 7, 2012 · 4 comments · International Hockey, Olympics
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The Crossroads: What Should Washington Do By the Deadline?

Fans of the Washington Capitals have had a tough time dealing with their team this season due to the almost inexplicable mediocrity the Caps have shown through the past half […]

by · February 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions, Uncategorized, Washington Capitals
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Why the Toronto Maple Leafs Shouldn’t Trade Clarke MacArthur

The Toronto Maple Leafs shouldn’t worry about moving Clarke MacArthur at the deadline…

by · February 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Saku Koivu has been extremely productive during the month of December and he is very sparsely owned in Yahoo! leagues. (Icon SMI)

After the Break All-Stars: Koivu, Samuelsson, Sabres and More

By every season’s end, there’s at least one player who breaks out in remarkable fashion, putting up totals that even star players might have difficulty sustaining.  This player provides an […]

by · February 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Fantasy
Elliott was the Blues' biggest surprise two seasons ago (Icon SMI)

Midseason NHL Awards

The NHL just passed its midway point, and a number of candidates have emerged for each of the major NHL awards. It should be an interesting second half, as teams […]

by · January 20, 2012 · 2 comments · News/Commentary