Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

The outdoor game has been a staple in the NHL schedule since 2008 (Credit: Krm500, Via Wikipedia Commons.)

Why Buffalo Deserves Another Winter Classic

On New Year’s Day back in 2008, the first game of the Winter Classic series was played at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Ralph Wilson Stadium is located in the suburb of […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 6 comments · Buffalo Sabres, Winter Classic
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Top 7 Moments from HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic

Last week hockey fans got to see the new Road to the Winter Classic on Epix. The popular series HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic was not carried by […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Winter Classic
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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
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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 […]