Mid-Season 2012 NHL Mock Draft

Mid-Season 2012 NHL Mock Draft

The National Hockey League season is at its midway point and with the Under-20 World Junior Championship recently completed scout’s notebooks are  containing a little more information on the upcoming […]

Mikael Granlund developed his talent in Finland but struggled in his first season in North America

The Prospect Panel

Welcome to the latest of many weekly columns on The Hockey Writers: The Prospect Panel. Each week, three of our prospect writers will be answering your questions, as well as […]

Third Period Swoon, Shorthanded Goals Continue to Plague Devils

Third Period Swoon, Shorthanded Goals Continue to Plague Devils

The New Jersey Devils continued what is becoming an alarming trend this season Monday night in Ottawa, jumping out to a 2-0 lead before allowing the Senators to tie the […]

by · January 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Senators
Mark Stone

The Rise Of Team Canada’s Mark Stone

On Monday afternoon Mark Stone became a household name to Canadian hockey fans

by · December 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, Ottawa Senators, Player Profiles, Prospects, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Canadiens’ Coach Finally Proves His Cunning, Worth

  Following a tumultuous start to his NHL coaching career, Randy Cunneyworth has finally collected his first big-league win. The struggling Canadiens snapped a five-game skid last night, defeating the […]

by · December 28, 2011 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators
NHL 2011 Year In Review

NHL 2011 Year In Review

The year of 2011 is coming to an end. For some, it couldn’t have gone by any slower. Others don’t want it to end so soon. Either way, it’s still […]

Albany Devils blank Bingo

Albany Devils blank Bingo

In the past week, the Albany Devils have faced a multitude of challenges.  Over the weekend, it was a back-to-back set at home, where they went up against veteran goaltenders […]

by · December 22, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Senators
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Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: All Goaled Out

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the next December edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]

On Realignment and Rivalries in the NHL

On Realignment and Rivalries in the NHL

So the NHL Board of Governors were able to formulate a new alignment for the league. By all accounts, it’s been well-received. It seems to address geographic issues as best […]

15 Thoughts on the Ottawa Senators

15 Thoughts on the Ottawa Senators

1. This years NHL All-Star game will be held in the nations capital. There is a campaign in Ottawa to have its home town captain Daniel Alfredsson in the game. […]

What’s the next move for the Senators, Filatov?

What’s the next move for the Senators, Filatov?

The departure of Nikita Filatov to CSKA Moscow of the KHL wasn’t entirely a shock considering his lacklustre play in Ottawa and his open desire to never set foot in […]

by · December 14, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Tomas Jurco patterns his game after Marian Hossa (THW/Pam Rodriguez)

Great Hockey Milestones: Blackhawks’ Marian Hossa Nets 400th Goal

On Thursday night, Marian Hossa scored his 400th career regular season goal.  This goal along with 2 assists on Patrick Sharp markers helped Chicago defeat New York Islanders in overtime.  […]