1. Should Fighting Be Allowed In Hockey?

    A hockey player by the name of Don Sanderson died on Jan. 1, after being put in a coma during a hockey fight while playing for the Whitby Dunlops. First, I just want to say that my condolences go out to his family, friends, and teammates...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about over 5 years ago 5,399 reads 4 comments

  2. Has Justin Pogge Proven Himself NHL-Worthy?

    Before two nights ago, Justin Pogge was a goaltending prospect for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Sure, people were touting him as the next great Leafs goaltender, but until two nights ago, ...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about over 5 years ago 128 reads 4 comments

  3. The NHL All African-American Team

    First, I just want to say that this article includes both players that were born in the U.S. and in Canada. Second, this team will only feature players that carry at least half of their heritage as African-American's...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 5,931 reads 3 comments

  4. Who Will Brian Burke Target This Season?

    Everybody knows that eventually this season, Brian Burke will make his mark on this team. Until he starts making moves, all we can do is speculate as to whom he will trade, and whom he will try to pursue...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 339 reads 2 comments

  5. Are the Arizona Cardinals Contenders or Pretenders?

    Even though the Cardinals have a playoff spot pretty much locked up, there still seems to be some things missing that keeps this team from becoming a top contender...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 107 reads 0 comments

  6. Capitals Web Producer Brett Leonhardt Lives Every Hockey Fan's Dream

    In yesterday's 5-1 win over Ottawa, there were the returns of bigtime players like Sergei Fedorov, Alexander Semin, and Mike Green. But, ironically, they were overshadowed by a much more interesting story...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 759 reads 0 comments

  7. Mike Smith: The Unluckiest Player in the NHL

    The man has spent his entire life defying the odds to get to the NHL. He was first drafted by the Dallas Stars in the fifth round, 161st overall, in the 2001 NHL entry draft. Not exactly the best spot to be drafted...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 390 reads 5 comments

  8. How Will Brian Burke Blow Up This Team, and Who Will Be The Casualties?

    With Brian Burke officially taking over the Maple Leafs on Saturday, he has made a couple of things clear. First, he mentioned is that he loves toughness, he loves tenacity and he loves players who are willing to get dirty...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 362 reads 10 comments

  9. Is Andre Deveaux the Enforcer the Leafs Have Been Looking For?

    It's a little early to tell if Andre Deveaux has enough talent to play in the NHL, but I have a feeling that's not what the Maple Leafs brought him up for...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 315 reads 2 comments

  10. Rick Vaive: Most Underrated Player in Toronto Maple Leafs History?

    In 13 seasons, he scored 441 goals. He has 788 career points, was a three time 50-goal scorer, and was the first Maple Leaf to reach that mark. He succeeded Darryl Sittler as Leafs captain in 1982 and served with the "C" for four seasons...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 464 reads 1 comments

  11. Why This Years NHL All-Star Game Is a Sham

    When you think of the NHL All-Star game, you think about the best of the best the NHL has to offer. You think of those players that excel at the game and bring excitement to the arena on any given night...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 338 reads 4 comments

  12. Should Players Be Allowed to Come Back to the NHL Midseason?

    With a full season underway and a lot of news being made in the NHL, a couple of topics have been on the table this season and I have to get my thoughts about them off my chest. First off, player coming back to the NHL in midseason...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 254 reads 4 comments

  13. Will Matt Stajan Continue Playing Consistently?

    I have been watching the Leafs with excitement over the past few weeks. Not just because it's a Leafs game, but because you never know what's going to happen next...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 261 reads 3 comments

  14. Barry Melrose Reportedly Fired from Tampa Bay Lightning

    Breaking news! TSN reports today that the Tampa Bay Lightning have let go Barry Melrose after 16 games in. Apparently his record of 5-7-4 wasn't a good enough start to the year for the Lightning and saw no progress possible...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 240 reads 1 comments

  15. What Is The Definition Of a Good Leader?

    Webster's Dictionary describes a leader as a first or principal performer of a group. Somebody who has a commanding authority or influence for whoever they represent. Whether it be a party, or a team, or even a country...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 15,742 reads 1 comments

  16. Is Anquan Boldin Really That Important to the Arizona Cardinals?

    The Arizona Cardinals passing game is amazing to say the least. They have a resurging quarterback in Kurt Warner, with the still potential star Matt Leinart waiting in the wings. Larry Fitzgerald is easily capable of being the No...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 484 reads 7 comments

  17. Curtis Joseph: Too Old to Play in the NHL?

    449 career wins. 51 career shutouts. Over 26,000 minutes played. What does all this mean? It means that Curtis Joseph will go down as one of the greatest and most successful goalies of all time—both for the Toronto Maple Leafs and the NHL...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 421 reads 5 comments

  18. Cardinals Go Into St. Louis To Kill The Rams 34-13

    What a game. After St. Louis scoring the first touchdown of the game, Arizona just took over as they were all over the Rams in a 34-13 rout. Kurt Warner had an amazing game, scoring two touchdowns while throwing for over 300 yards once again...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 127 reads 9 comments

  19. Is There an Issue with Today's Hockey Sticks?

    I have played some form of hockey since I was four years old, and every winter my dad would take me to Canadian Tire to grab a wooden hockey stick. When I finally picked one, every year he would say the same thing...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 957 reads 1 comments

  20. Cardinals Travel Into St. Louis To Outbuck Rams

    Recap: The Arizona Cardinals lost to the Carolina Panthers 27-24 after allowing the Panthers to score 24 of the last 30 points in the game. The Rams lost 23-16 after holding a 16-13 lead going into the fourth quarter...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 92 reads 0 comments

  21. Ron Wilson: Breaking Down The System and Why It Works

    I have to admit coming into this season that I didn't think the Toronto Maple Leafs were going to do so well. I thought we wouldn't be bad but not overly good either. Basically, I thought we would be exactly where we have been for the past three years...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 246 reads 2 comments

  22. Toronto Maple Leafs: Finally Seeing It All Click

    It has been a long time since I have actually enjoyed watching the Toronto Maple Leafs. I mean, I have always liked watching the Leafs, but didn't actually like what I saw on the ice...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 449 reads 3 comments

  23. Cardinals Week Eight Game Preview: Cardinals Vs. Panthers

    What a match-up we have this week with the Arizona Cardinals and the Carolina Panthers. The Cardinals are coming off a bye week where they got to have Anquan Boldin rest up and be able to return to the line-up this week...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 177 reads 0 comments

  24. Ron Wilson Got Emilio On The Mind

    I know the idea of replacing the starting goaltender with a cold goalie for the shootout seems like a good concept at first, but doesn't it seem a little familiar? I know! I remember ...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 208 reads 2 comments

  25. Curtis Joseph Really an Effective Goaltender?

    I know I am going to get in a lot of trouble for even asking this question, so I am going to just say first off that I wouldn't even care if he lost every game this year by four goals—I ...

    Shane House Written by Shane House about almost 6 years ago 497 reads 9 comments