Post Tagged with: "Western Conference"

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Chicago Blackhawks Sleeping on St. Louis Blues’ Time Bomb

Fans of the Chicago Blackhawks are chomping at the bit to get a piece of the St. Louis Blues. The way they see it, the Blues are back peddling into their […]

by · April 15, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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The Single Biggest Strength and Weakness of West Playoff Contenders

About a week ago, I penned a piece in which I detailed the single biggest strength and weakness of the eight Eastern Conference teams currently in position for a playoff […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Uncategorized
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The Bid for Top Spot in the West

Of late, your Pacific coast Ducks haven’t been playing the elite style of hockey that saw them in first place for a large chunk of the season this year, but […]

by · March 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Is the West Now the Superior Conference?

The Western Conference has some very strong teams this year, along with more clubs with winning records than in the East. Is the West the better conference?

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Blues Welcome Games Vs. East

After a 7-3 drubbing of the Colorado Avalanche, who entered the game with the second best overall record, the St. Louis Blues will battle four consecutive Eastern Conference teams. The […]

by · November 16, 2013 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Chicago Blackhawks: Midseason Grades

Chicago Blackhawks: Midseason Grades

At the midway point of a remarkable run, the Chicago Blackhawks are still undefeated. Of course, this means nothing at the end of the day, as you do not get […]

by · March 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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The Northwest Division Has Become the Gateway to the West

What is the best division in hockey? Is it the Atlantic with Pittsburgh, the Rangers and the Flyers? Is it the Central with Chicago, Detroit and St. Louis? It’s all […]

by · March 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Vancouver Canucks
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Pre-Season NHL Rankings: The Western Conference

This off-season has been full of surprising twists and turns in the NHL world, from Shea Weber signing an offer sheet with the Philadelphia Flyers and the Nashville Predators’ matching […]

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The L.A Kings Will Win the West

The Los Angeles Kings are 7-1 in the 2012 NHL playoffs and they are now a single win away from making the Western Conference Final for the first time since […]

by · May 4, 2012 · 1 comment · Los Angeles Kings
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Five Alive: Blues Eliminate Sharks in Five Games

The St. Louis Blues have eliminated the San Jose Sharks. After losing the first game of the series in overtime, the St. Louis Blues have rattled off four consecutive wins […]

by · April 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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Blues Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Sharks

The series between the St. Louis Blues and the San Jose Sharks is progressing as expected. Going into the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs, the Blues drew the Sharks as their […]

by · April 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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San Jose Needs To Learn To How To KISS

After two games, the San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues are tied 1-1. Upon watching the highlights of Game 2, there are a few things the Sharks will need […]

by · April 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, St Louis Blues