Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

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The NHL’s Ultimate Cap Compliant Roster

Armchair GMs have long enjoyed trying to construct the ultimate NHL roster from a pool of every player in the league. With Capgeek’s Armchair GM mode, fans can build and […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Fantasy

Hockey News: Taylor Hall Trade Rumors; Jacob Trouba Out

Turnovers are leading to trouble for the Washington Capitals. [Japers Rink] The Devils drafting has doomed them. [Bleacher Report] How much does luck play a role in hockey? [Flames Nation] […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
The hard work of Chris Kunitz opens up scoring opportunities for his linemates (Icon SMI)

Sid out with Mumps…Preview of Tampa vs. Pittsburgh

Well. The mumps have made their way to Pittsburgh. It was reported that captain Sidney Crosby has been diagnosed with the mumps and will be out for tomorrow’s game versus […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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By The Numbers: Best Top Line in the NHL

I started this exercise by looking to see where the Sabres top line measures up around the league.  After pulling a few teams statistics, I realized not very well.  I […]

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Weird Goings On In the NHL Standings

Just some observations about the NHL standings on this, the 14th day of December, 2014.  I’ll probably do this once a month all season. Here’s last months, if you’re interested. […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 5 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Mumps, Mumps Who’s Got Mumps?

Mumps has made its way into the NHL. What in the world is going on? What exactly is mumps? And why is mumps suddenly an issue in this professional sport? […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Oilers Proving First Overall Picks don’t Guarantee Success

Not since the Quebec Nordiques of 1989-1991 did a team select first overall in the draft for three straight years. Those picks, though eventually traded away, resulted in a Stanley […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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25 Things That Drive Every Hockey Fan Crazy

Hockey is a great sport. For my money, it’s the best sport in the world in terms of action and the community it creates. Despite all the great things it […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 85 comments · Humor
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Jakub Voracek Has Quietly Become One Of The NHL’s Best Players

When you take a look at the list of the NHL’s top scorers right now, a lot of obvious names pop out at you. Sidney Crosby is, not surprisingly, right […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Malkin's determination to score goals has hurt his line's production (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Why Won’t the Penguins Shoot the Puck?

You win hockey games by scoring the puck; you score the puck by shooting it into the opposition’s net. As straight forward as that seems, it’s becoming a problem for […]

Patrick Roy had nothing but positive things to say about Islanders goaltending prospect, Kevin Poulin (shocker30/Flickr)

The Most Unusual Things To Ever Happen In an NHL Game

The NHL is 97 years old.  Most games are fairly normal – they usually end up about 3-2 and nothing really interesting happen besides the game. Once in a while, […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

An All Star for Each NHL Team

Past the quarter point of the 2014-15 regular season, the league has been getting into the 2015 All Star Game voting process. It’s tough to vote for an all star […]