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Best Thing About Detroit Heading East Is…

  Revenge for 2009. Detroit’s oriental life will reignite the dwindling but constant fire between the Red Wings and Penguins. Rivalries are born in the playoffs, and they transform into […]

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USA Olympic Hockey Team Bound to Provide Truth About Pittsburgh Penguins

The USA Olympic Hockey Team is bound to provide the truth to many of the questions that remain about the Pittsburgh Penguins. With one of the most talented rosters in […]

by · August 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Fantasy Hockey IDP: A Midsummer Night Reality?

It has come to this. When ESPN opens up their doors for fantasy hockey, the IDP (Individual Defensive Players) league will have its inaugural campaign. Here at THW, we are always looking to push the […]

by · August 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
Patrice Bergeron was Boston's best player in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals. (Icon SMI)

Bruins Core Goes Way Back

The Boston Bruins made some news over the past couple weeks by locking up two important members of the team via long-term contract extensions: Patrice Bergeron signed for 8-years, $52 […]

by · July 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
Despite having Darnell Nurse as a defensive prospect in their pipeline, the Oilers still have problems with their NHL defensive front. (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

How the Edmonton Oilers Messed Up the First Pick

Well, Craig MacTavish, you’ve done it again. The Edmonton Oilers have another high draft pick and they go ahead and pick the wrong guy. In MacTavish’s first draft as Oilers […]

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Anything But a Disappointment: The Story of the 2013 Boston Bruins

Life gets played out in moments. Snapshots of memories that stay with you all throughout your life. Still frames that shape the past with while still influencing one’s future. Life is a game of seconds, after all, and there are seconds that will stay with you forever.

At one point this year, the Boston Bruins became more than just a hockey team. The players became more than names and stats on a roster. Hockey became more than just a sport in Boston. It became an escape

by · June 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks
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Boston Bruins: Closing The Book On A Tremendous Season

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent So this is the other side. The side we witnessed from 3,000 miles away the night of June 15, 2011. While the city of […]

by · June 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
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Stanley Cup Final Game Six Preview:Blackhawks Vs. Bruins

The Chicago Blackhawks are now on the cusp of winning the Stanley Cup for the second time in four seasons. After edging the Boston Bruins in game five of the […]

by · June 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Previews and Predictions
The Pittsburgh Penguins were swept by the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Finals a year ago. (Michael Ivins-USA TODAY Sports)

O Captain, My Captain: Top 10 Captains in the NHL

The role of a captain in the NHL is an important one. The right captain in place could rally his troops and conquer anything and the wrong one can damage […]

by · June 18, 2013 · 1 comment · News, Top 10 Lists
Is Sidney Crosby the Peyton Manning of hockey? (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Questioning Sidney Crosby’s Leadership: Is He a First-Class Captain?

Is Sidney Crosby an admirable captain leading the Pittsburgh Penguins? We know he is the best player in the world, or at least one of them. Crosby tore up the […]

by · June 14, 2013 · 6 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
David Krejci, the Stanley Cup Playoff's leading scorer. (Icon SMI)

A Running Diary of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final

By Mike Miccoli I woke this morning with “Chelsea Dagger” stuck in my head. I suppose this might be a bad omen because I can’t remember ever waking up humming […]

by · June 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks
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Boston Bruins: Believe One More Time

By Wayne Whittaker, Boston Bruins Correspondent I have a pretty clear memory of walking out of the TD Banknorth Garden on April 7, 2007. A completely unremarkable game had just […]

by · June 10, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins