Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

A Recap, and Welcome, Back to Hockey

No more Ray Shero and his masterful trades, or his inability to draft anyone other than defensemen.  No more Dan Bylsma and his wide open style of play that lead […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 5 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Hockey News: Penguins Third Jersey; Kessel/Maple Leafs Drama

The Toronto Maple Leafs were ranked as the worst sports franchise in North America. But not if you think paying outrageous prices for a non-playoff team and chasing players out […]

by · September 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Ryan Johansen Contract Saga; Underachieving Penguins

Blue Jackets president John Davidson goes to town on Ryan Johansen’s agent. [The Hockey News] But not before Columbus GM Jarmo Kekalainen said his peace. [Puck Daddy] Are the Jackets wrong […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Sneaky Seguin, the Future Face of the NHL?

The never ending debate over who the best player in the league is, if one can definitively be declared, is as diluted as it is tiring. After all, who can […]

by · September 13, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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Hockey News: NHL Rule Changes; Saku Koivu Retires

Apparently Marc-Andre Fleury isn’t a good goalie. [Sportsnet] The NHL has decided to make a few rule changes. [NHL.com] An assessment of the all of the upcoming changes. [Jeff Veillette] […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Tape2Tape: Is Sidney Crosby the Best Franchise Player?

He won the Rocket Richard Trophy in 2010. In 2007 and 2014, he took home the Art Ross as the NHL’s leading scorer. But is Penguins captain Sidney Crosby still […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary
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Hockey News: Bob Suter Passes; Ryan Malone to the Rangers?

Bob Suter, father of Ryan, and member of the USA Miracle on Ice team, has passed away. [Yahoo Sports] Former NHLer Stephane Quintal is the new boss of player safety. […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Silence in Pittsburgh; Recapping the Offseason

After an eventful beginning to the summer offseason for the Pittsburgh Penguins organization, all has gone silent in August and September. How silent has it gone? So much so that […]

by · September 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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The 1 Thing Stopping Columbus From Being A Serious Contender

The 2013-2014 season for the Columbus Blue Jackets is one that will not be soon forgotten by the faithful.  The season started out slowly.  Injuries to key guys such as […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Crosby Wasn’t Arrested; Habs Sportsnet Deal

Just for the record, Sidney Crosby was not arrested. [Pensblog] The Ottawa Sun must have confused Sid with Justin Beiber. [CBC] The Philadelphia Flyers are bringing back Zac Rinaldo. [Puck […]

by · September 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Schultz Contract; Remembering Wade Belak

Three years ago, the hockey world lost Wade Belak. [Penalty Box Radio] “Off the Record” host Michael Landsberg recalls hearing the news of Belak’s passing. [TSN] The advanced stats debate […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Evaluating Every NHL Team’s “Window”: Metropolitan

When evaluating a team’s chances to win the Stanley Cup, teams are often judged based on the status of their “window”. A rebuilding team’s window would be closed, but on […]