ICYMI: I only have one question after that: Why is this not a suspension? Better yet, why didn’t this at least get a phone call or hearing from NHL Player Safety? The NHL has notoriously gone soft in their rules and suspensions in the playoffs and its going to lead to someone getting … More How Is Letang Able To Get Away With Almost Murdering Stalberg?
When I write these blogs, I try my hardest to not let my personal biases and fandom get in the way of my argument, but rather try to look at it objectively. In this case, depending on who you ask, I could easily be coming off as a hater rather than a distant third party … More You Stay Classy, Pennsylvania
Jon and Danny will be collaborating on a blog to quickly preview and highlight the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The guys did a podcast on the topic which can be found here: In this blog they will highlight who they each like in the first round match-up and why Western Conference 1 Dallas vs. 4(wc2) … More 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs
By now it has been pretty well documented that the NHL has been talking about expansion for a few years but it seemed as though it would never happen. This year, however, it could be different and that’s where things get exciting. With the 2016 General Managers meetings wrapping up, the biggest take away is that … More W2W4: NHL Expansion
Hockey is an emotional sport that has a high level of physicality which is why they allow fighting. With that comes an underlying sense of respect they have for their fellow players. The fact that they can spend 5 minutes trying to beat the shit out of each other, then pat the other guy on … More The “Baby Stuff” Irony
With a new chapter in the Duke/UNC rivalry kicking off tonight, I think its time we take a step into the world of sports and analyze the best rivalry for each major sport. MLB: New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox This one is non-negotiable. In a sport where people pride themselves on ettiquite and … More Best Rivalries in Sports
As we did for the Western Conference, we are going to take a look at the Eastern Conference in the playoff race. With about 28 games left for most teams, its getting close to put up or shut up time. Let’s see who’s seasons are done, who’s are just getting started, and who is sitting on … More NHL Playoff Race pt. 2: Eastern Conference
As we head into the final push of the NHL season, I think it’s time we evaluate where each team sits. Who’s season is practically over, who’s is just getting started, and who should be worried about being left out. With about 28 games left in the season for most teams, we have hit the stretch where … More NHL Playoff Race Pt. 1: Western Conference