1. Why the Philadelphia Flyers' 2014 Preseason Performance is Cause for Concern

    The Philadelphia Flyers have struggled at times during this NHL preseason. With Monday's loss against the New York Rangers , the Flyers have fallen to a 2-3-2 record...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 10 hours ago 1,326 reads 5 comments

  2. 5 Players the San Jose Sharks Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion Draft

    Over the summer, there were rumors that the NHL would expand in the next few years by two or even as many as four teams...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 6 days ago 2,424 reads 0 comments

  3. Analyzing How Claude Giroux's Injury Is Affecting Flyers Training Camp

    The Philadelphia Flyers lost their captain on the first day of training camp last week. Claude Giroux suffered a "lower-body injury" which would keep him on the shelf for at least two weeks...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 7 days ago 3,179 reads 3 comments

  4. What You Need to Know About the 2014 Training Camp for the San Jose Sharks

    Veteran skaters take to the ice for the first time at San Jose Sharks training camp on Friday at the Sharks training facility. Rookies reported a week earlier and did their best to make a strong first impression on the coaching staff...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 11 days ago 1,464 reads 0 comments

  5. New Philosophy Is Not the Cause of Philadelphia Flyers' Slow 2014 Offseason

    Philadelphia Flyers chairman Ed Snider used "the P word" in a recent interview, which had to shock a lot of the team's longtime fans. Snider said that management would be more patient in the future...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 14 days ago 2,995 reads 12 comments

  6. Burning Questions as San Jose Sharks 2014 Training Camp Approaches

    Training camp is about to open for the San Jose Sharks and the rest of the NHL . The Sharks face several burning questions as the new season is about to get underway...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 18 days ago 2,287 reads 1 comments

  7. Ranking the 5 Greatest Captains in Philadelphia Flyers History

    Captains play a bigger role in hockey than they do in other team sports. The Philadelphia Flyers have had some great captains since they entered the league in 1967. This article will examine the five best captains in the franchise's history...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 21 days ago 3,531 reads 9 comments

  8. Top 5 San Jose Sharks Training Camp Battles to Watch in 2014

    The San Jose Sharks open training camp for the 2014-15 season in just a few weeks. Like all NHL teams, the Sharks figure to have several interesting battles for various positions on the team...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 26 days ago 1,785 reads 4 comments

  9. Ranking the 10 Best Green Bay Packers Season Openers Since 1959

    Opening day is always an exciting time for all 32 NFL teams, and the Green Bay Packers are no exception. The Pack has enjoyed many thrilling opening games since entering the league in 1921...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 28 days ago 2,658 reads 7 comments

  10. Ranking the Candidates for Vacant Spot on Philadelphia Flyers' Top Line

    During the offseason, the Philadelphia Flyers traded winger Scott Hartnell to the Columbus Blue Jackets for R.J. Umberger...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 28 days ago 5,749 reads 57 comments

  11. Predicting the Statistical Leaders for the San Jose Sharks in 2014-15

    The San Jose Sharks will try to rebound from last season's historic playoff collapse against the Los Angeles Kings and return to the ranks of NHL contenders in 2014-15...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 1,084 reads 2 comments

  12. Why the 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers' Success Hinges on Steve Mason's Play

    Few hockey teams win championships without getting good goaltending, but that will be particularly true for the 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers ...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 2,155 reads 32 comments

  13. Ranking the San Jose Sharks' 5 Biggest Rivals in 2014-15

    Rivalries are a big part of what makes the NHL appealing. Any hockey game is great, but when you add an element of dislike for your opponent, the game gets even more exciting...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 1,468 reads 4 comments

  14. Ranking the Philadelphia Flyers' 5 Biggest Rivals in 2014-15

    Rivalries are a big part of what makes the NHL appealing. Any hockey game is great, but when you add an element of dislike for your opponent, the game gets even more exciting...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 2,963 reads 16 comments

  15. Ranking the 5 Best Goaltenders in San Jose Sharks History

    Goalies are the most important player on the ice for any NHL team, and the San Jose Sharks are no exception. Simply put, if you don't have good goaltending, you probably won't win too many hockey games...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 4,090 reads 26 comments

  16. Will Michael Del Zotto Become a Long-Term Fit for the Philadelphia Flyers?

    The Philadelphia Flyers announced they signed defenseman Michael Del Zotto to a one-year, $1.3 million contract last week to replace Kimmo Timonen, who is out indefinitely with blood clots in his lungs and body...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 4,166 reads 22 comments

  17. Power Ranking the Last 5 San Jose Sharks Head Coaches

    Head coaches matter in the NHL . Often a team like the San Jose Sharks can go from terrible to good after changing coaches without making major roster changes. Here is a look back at the last five Sharks head coaches ranked from fifth to first...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 2,003 reads 2 comments

  18. Power Ranking the Last 5 Philadelphia Flyers Head Coaches

    Head coaches matter in the NHL . Look at the difference the Philadelphia Flyers experienced last season after they fired Peter Laviolette, an offensive-oriented coach, and replaced him with a more defense-first coach in Craig Berube ...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 1 month ago 4,504 reads 15 comments

  19. Ranking the 5 Most Colorful Players in San Jose Sharks History

    The San Jose Sharks have had many colorful characters wear teal since they entered the NHL in 1991. These players left their mark either on or off the ice by being a little different or having a big and unique personality...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 2 months ago 3,304 reads 31 comments

  20. Ranking the 5 Most Colorful Players in Philadelphia Flyers History

    The Philadelphia Flyers have had many colorful characters wear the Orange and Black since they entered the NHL in 1967...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 2 months ago 6,826 reads 7 comments

  21. Ranking the 5 Most Important Overtime Goals in San Jose Sharks History

    There is nothing more exciting in the game of hockey than scoring a big goal in overtime to win a playoff game...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 2 months ago 748 reads 1 comments

  22. Ranking the 5 Most Important Overtime Goals in Philadelphia Flyers History

    There is nothing more exciting in the game of hockey than scoring a big goal in overtime to win a playoff game...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 2 months ago 2,351 reads 6 comments

  23. Analyzing Mirco Mueller's Chances to Make San Jose Sharks' 2014-15 Roster

    Defenseman Mirco Mueller is the highest-ranking prospect in the San Jose Sharks organization. But will Mueller be in San Jose when the Sharks start the 2014-15 season, ...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 2 months ago 2,539 reads 6 comments

  24. Analyzing Scott Laughton's Chances to Make Philadelphia Flyers' 2014-15 Roster

    Center Scott Laughton is the highest-ranking prospect in the Philadelphia Flyers organization. But will Laughton be in Philadelphia when the Flyers start the 2014-15 season, or ...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 3 months ago 3,408 reads 14 comments

  25. Why Tommy Wingels Fits In Well With the San Jose Sharks' Future Plans

    The San Jose Sharks re-signed restricted free-agent forward Tommy Wingels to a new three-year contract worth $7.4 million on Monday. The move makes sense as part of the Sharks' rebuilding program ...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 3 months ago 1,506 reads 2 comments