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Pat White is a junior at Penn State University studying print journalism. His career goals are to be a hockey beat writer for a newspaper or NHL team. He is a Flyers and Maple Leafs fans, and patiently awaiting a Cup for both. Lover of music, hockey, and culture. A blend of the three makes for entertaining journalism.

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Recent Articles by Patrick

Claude Giroux's Flyers didn't meet expectations in 2013 (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Passing with Flying Colors: Why the Flyers Season Wasn’t a Failure

So it has been almost a week now since the Philadelphia Flyers were “Knock, Knock”-ed out of the playoffs at the hands of the New Jersey Devils, and I figure […]

by · May 14, 2012 · 4 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Coyotes’ Stellar Goaltending and Defense Send Chicago Packing

Six straight overtime games would have just been ridiculous, right? The Phoenix Coyotes displayed that good goaltending and tight defense is the recipe for success in the playoffs, and the Blackhawks […]

by · April 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, News/Commentary, Phoenix Coyotes
Boedker’s OT Heroics Have Coyotes on Brink of Advancing

Boedker’s OT Heroics Have Coyotes on Brink of Advancing

Whats more impressive? The Blackhawks and Coyotes playing in 4 consecutive overtime games, or Mikkel Boedker scoring the game-winning goal in 2 consecutive playoff games? The Coyotes took game 4 […]

by · April 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Phoenix Coyotes
Mikkel Boedker has been playing very well as of late on the Coyotes' second line. (Jason O. Watson-US PRESSWIRE)

Coyotes Down the Blackhawks in Third Straight Overtime Thriller

Corey Crawford is to Michael Leighton, as Mikkel Boedker is to Patrick Kane. It’s hard to tell whether Crawford was trying his best Leighton impression, or whether Boedker did his best Patrick Kane […]

by · April 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Phoenix Coyotes
Claude Giroux did a fabulous job of throwing Sidney Crosby off his game when these two met in the first round of 2011-2012 playoffs. (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Opinion: Break Down of Wild Game 3 Between the Flyers and Penguins

If you had any doubt that the first round match up between the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins was going to be a “bloodbath” as Scott Hartnell put it, I […]

by · April 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins
Will I finally get traded for the sake of my fantasy hockey owners? (File Photo/Flickr)

Western Conference: Players Who Need to Step into the Playoff Spotlight

We are just beginning the most exciting season of the year-Stanley Cup Playoff season. This is the time of the year for superstars, role players, and goaltenders alike to step up their […]

by · April 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, Previews and Predictions, Uncategorized
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Playoff Preview: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Phoenix Coyotes

Both the Chicago Blackhawks and the Phoenix Coyotes have had surprising seasons, but in opposite respects. The Blackhawks thought that Corey Crawford was finally becoming the goalie of the future […]

by · April 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Phoenix Coyotes, Previews and Predictions
Top 10 Most Important Players for Blackhawks Playoff Run

Top 10 Most Important Players for Blackhawks Playoff Run

The Stanley Cup Playoffs are a week away, so I thought it would be appropriate to comprise a list of the top 10 most important players for the Chicago Blackhawks […]

Patrick Kane (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

Blackhawks Heating Up at Right Time for Playoff Run

The Chicago Blackhawks had a tough time transitioning from 2011 to 2012, going 9-13-3 to open up the new year. The Hawks were losers of 9 straight games from January […]

by · March 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks