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Did Hossa Trade Cost Senators a Stanley Cup?

Did Hossa Trade Cost Senators a Stanley Cup?

In the early 2000’s and long before we knew anything about zone start percentages or shot attempt differential, the old “eye ball” test told us the line of Radek Bonk, Magnus […]

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Are we being too impatient or is Jamie Oleksiak destined to fall short of his potential?  The Stars drafted the hulking 6’7 250 defenseman in the 1st round (14th overall) […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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How Much Did The Boston Bruins Miss Johnny Boychuk?

When the Boston Bruins traded away Johnny Boychuk back in October, it felt like a slap in the face. The 31-year-old defenseman was shipped to the New York Islanders for […]

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Why the Bruins Need to Re-Sign Dougie Hamilton

Tiptoeing the line of cap overage, the Bruins were plagued by their inability to invest money into potential free agents, thus lacking the personnel to compete with the best teams […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The NHL’s Five Biggest Beasts

Hockey is a physical, gritty, beastly sport. Those who play it, especially at the highest level, regularly display traits of toughness, perseverance, confidence, and an innate drive to compete. One of […]

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Why Boston Bruins Fans Hate The Montreal Canadiens

It is no secret that the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens do not like each other. Their Original Six rivalry has taken a turn for the absurd over the last […]

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Final Grades for the Boston Bruins: The Defensemen

Part 1  |  Part 3 The 2014-2015 Boston Bruins were a disappointment. After such a promising run the year before, the team experienced regression across the board. While the loss […]

by · April 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Is Time Running out for Jarred Tinordi in Montreal?

When it was announced that defenceman Jarred Tinordi underwent wrist surgery and is expected to face two to three months of rehab, it was an opportunity lost. The injury robbed […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Fantasy Hockey: 2014-2015 Studs and Duds

Welcome all to my last edition of Fantasy Hockey: Studs and Duds for the 2014-2015 season! Just so we can go all the way back, my early pre-season predictions of […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Three Notable Quotes From Boston Bruins Breakup Day

Monday was day one of a long offseason that awaits the Boston Bruins. For the first time since 2008, the Black and Gold will start their summer earlier than they had planned […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The 5 Greatest Playoff Beards of the Past Decade

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s playoff time. And you know what that means: playoff beards. Every year, we get the pleasure of seeing some fantastic playoff hockey, accompanied by some very interesting facial […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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Were the Bruins Playoff Chances Ever Real?

It was a question asked all season long: Could the Bruins really miss the playoffs? Everyone wanted to know if the Bruins playoff chances were really in doubt and if […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins