1. Enough Predictions, Secound Round Playoff Guarantees

    The first round of the NHL playoffs offered a fair share of unpredictability, as the sixth, seventh, and eighth seeds in the East all advanced. So, it would be foolish to attempt to guarantee any outcomes for the second round...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about 4 years ago 258 reads 2 comments

  2. The Olympic Hockey Hangover: Fact Or Fiction?

    The first post-Olympic hockey game I watched was the Lightning vs. Flyers on Tuesday, just two days after a gold medal game for the ages. And I have to admit, I had a bit of a hockey hangover...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 148 reads 1 comments

  3. USA Hockey: If You're Not First, You're Last

    I had a dream. It had nothing to do with civil rights, but it did have everything to do with American history. I dreamt—well, day dreamt actually—that Team USA pulled out a victory in the gold medal hockey game of the Olympics...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 354 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympic Hockey Power Rankings

    All the anticipation. Four years of ridiculous predictions and inane debate over a tournament that is only about the length of one NHL playoff series. But the day is finally here for Olympic hockey...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 6,045 reads 6 comments

  5. The Reason Ilya Kovalchuk Passed on $101 Million

    Thrashers GM Don Waddell stated today that contract negotiations with Ilya Kovalchuk have come to an impasse, despite offerings of $101 million over 12 years and $70 million over seven years...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 1,188 reads 8 comments

  6. How the West Was Lost: A Tale of the Western Conference in the NHL

    The Western Conference has turned into one of the bigger enigmas of the 2009-2010 NHL campaign. I know we still have a good amount of hockey left, but take a look at the standings in the West...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 667 reads 0 comments

  7. The Canadian "B" Team

    Team Canada's highly debated roster is now set, and as expected, many exceptional players find themselves on the outside of this dream team formed by Steve Yzerman and company...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 267 reads 1 comments

  8. The Top 9 of the 9's of Hockey

    The number "9" is of mythic proportions to the game of hockey. The sacred number has been associated with numerous legends of the game...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about over 4 years ago 4,066 reads 6 comments

  9. Vinny Lecavalier Has the Most To Prove for the Tampa Bay Lightning

    Victor Hedman wants to prove himself as a Calder trophy candidate. Steven Stamkos wants to prove the second half of last season was the true Stamkos. Mike Smith wants to prove he is a bona fide NHL No...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about almost 5 years ago 287 reads 3 comments

  10. How To Convert a Religious Hockey Fanatic

    Hockey is a religion, and much like religion, hockey transcends generations. Your favorite NHL team is generally the one that’s geographically closest to where you were born...

    John Bradley Written by John Bradley about almost 5 years ago 160 reads 4 comments