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Penguins Forward Kevin Stevens: What Could Have Been?

Penguins Forward Kevin Stevens: What Could Have Been?

The Hit that Dimmed a Penguins’ Star In 1993, the Pittsburgh Penguins ruled the NHL world. Fresh off of two impressive Stanley Cup runs, the team was poised to become […]

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Oilers fans have June 26th circled on their calendars for when Edmonton adds its latest and greatest face of the franchise — well, since the Great One anyway. There are already plenty of these knock-off jerseys popping up, but the official McDavid 97s will be flying off the shelves as soon as they are released too.

Oilers: McDavid Should Push For Scoring Title In Rookie Season

While he may not yet be a member of the Edmonton Oilers, Connor McDavid has already taken Oilers Nation by storm. Ever since this organization had the good fortune of […]

by · May 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, OHL
Voice of the Stars Moving on to Act 2

Voice of the Stars Moving on to Act 2

The 2015-16 season will be the first season in Dallas Stars history without Ralph Strangis’ familiar voice in the broadcast booth. Strangis’ departure was a surprise to most, but as […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Hockey Media
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Q & A with Bernie Nicholls

A lot of younger fans may not remember him, but Bernie Nicholls had an amazing 17-year NHL career with six different franchises (Los Angeles Kings, New York Rangers, Edmonton Oilers, […]

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Why Connor Will Be Better Than Crosby

Sidney Crosby is one of the best players in the world. Time and time again, he continues to amaze.  Even in a down season, Crosby manages to almost win another scoring […]

by · April 23, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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The Ups and Downs of Sidney Crosby, 600 Games in

Sidney Crosby is playing in his 600th career NHL game tonight. Entering the game, the pride of Cole Harbour had 825 points and 114 points in 95 career playoff games, […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 2 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Five Best Hockey Songs of All-Time

I really only have two hobbies: Music and Hockey.  As such, it only makes sense to combine them and present to you here and now: the five best hockey songs […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 7 comments · Top 10 Lists
The Hole in the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Hole in the Hockey Hall of Fame

Four hundred and fifty-five goals, 633 assists and over a point-per-game in one’s NHL career without getting a call to join the likes of hockey’s greatest. That’s just a simplified look […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 10 comments · Calgary Flames
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Ovechkin: To Become One of the Greatest Scorers in History

He is known as the Alexander the Gr8, but at the pace he is on Ovechkin might be one day be known as Alexander the gr8est. Sunday the Washington Capitals […]

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Martin Brodeur Memories By Season

Martin Brodeur is the Wayne Gretzky of goaltending. Like Gretzky, Brodeur’s name is sprawled out across the NHL record book. As the league went from standup to butterfly, at the […]

5 of the Greatest Dynamic Duos in NHL History

5 of the Greatest Dynamic Duos in NHL History

Throughout the years, the NHL and it’s fans have been treated to an endless number of talented players of ever increasing skill. As individuals, these highly skilled players in particular retain the […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 45 comments · Hockey History, Top 10 Lists
Rob Blake played most of his career with L.A., but played for the Avs and Sharks toward the end  (used by permission from Ivanmakarov at en.wikipedia [CC-BY-3.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)]

Right Guy – Wrong Jersey Part II

This is Part 2 of our series on NHL players looking somewhat odd in certain jerseys. Part I is available here. In today’s NHL, it’s extremely rare for one player to spend […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 2 comments · Hockey History