Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

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How The Enforcer Is Ruining The Game

It’s one of the most debated topics in hockey, and it gets arguably the most heated. No, it’s not team Ovi, or team Sid. It’s whether fighting belongs in the […]

by · March 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Kris Letang is out indefinitely after having a stroke. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Should Kris Letang Be Inserted As a Top-Six Forward?

Should Kris Letang be inserted as a top-six forward on the Pittsburgh Penguins? Letang leads all NHL defenseman in scoring with 21 points. That mark is tied with the Sedin […]

by · March 5, 2013 · 18 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
John Tavares and Matt Moulson have been a huge part of the Isles' resurgence, but there are just as many people that work behind the scenes for the New York Islanders. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

NHL Top 5 & Bottom 5 Players After 6 Weeks

Who predicted that by the first of March, the Blackhawks would still be undefeated in regulation? It’s an unbelievable feat to amass at least a point in over twenty straight […]

by · March 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
Slow hockey nights, it seems like your TV is like this but hey, we have hope for you. (File Photo)

Must See TV: The Five Most Entertaining Teams in the NHL

There are five entertaining NHL hockey teams that every fan must see on TV. They score a boatload of goals, they fight, and they are entertaining to watch every night. […]

by · February 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Whatever it was, Sidney Crosby was not himself in the Pittsburgh Penguins most dire hour of need. (Icon SMI)

Handicapping the 2013 NHL Awards

One-third of the way into the shortened NHL season, there has hardly been a lack of surprise and excitement. The Chicago Blackhawks have yet to lose in regulation, the Buffalo […]

by · February 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Whatever it was, Sidney Crosby was not himself in the Pittsburgh Penguins most dire hour of need. (Icon SMI)

Time For Sidney Crosby to Return the Favor

Sidney Crosby needs to return the favor he owes Evgeni Malkin. When Crosby was out for the majority of last season, Malkin carried the Pittsburgh Penguins on his back. The […]

by · February 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Evgeni Malkin (Icon SMI)

Pittsburgh Penguins Lacking Discipline in More Ways Than You Think

Discipline is the biggest concern for the Pittsburgh Penguins. They are taking many ill-advised penalties, and they are taking the majority of these penalties in the offensive zone. Pens players […]

by · February 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
The Injury Ninja: Spilling Blood in the NHL

The Injury Ninja: Spilling Blood in the NHL

  It is an excellent question. Every year it seems people, even media, are just amazed at the sheer volume of injuries. Hockey is a violent sport. If you do […]

by · February 21, 2013 · 5 comments · Humor, Injury Report, News/Commentary
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Fastest Two Goals in NHL History: Prospal and Letestu Make Their Mark

In Monday night’s game against the Sharks, Columbus forwards Vinny Prospal and Mark Letestu combined for the fastest goals scored in Blue Jackets history.   The two scored just eight seconds […]

by · February 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Hockey History
Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin have been compared for years. (Flickr/clydeorama)

Evgeni Malkin vs. Alex Ovechkin: 10 Years Later

Rivalry.

It’s often defined as “competition for the same objective or for superiority in the same field.” When comparing Evgeni Malkin and Alex Ovechkin, that sounds about right.

by · February 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

Team Canada: An Early Look at Sochi 2014

With the Sochi Olympics coming up in a year from now, it’s usually the time where people start keeping an eye on the NHL and an eye on potential candidates […]

by · February 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics, Previews and Predictions
The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins at the Verizon Center on Super Sunday, 2013. (Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Lose 6-3 To Penguins On Super Sunday

Today, marked the 158th consecutive sellout for the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center in Downtown, DC. 18,506 were in attendance, but unfortunately witnessed a 6-3 loss to the Pittsburgh […]

by · February 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals