1. NHL Votes on Top 5 Teams of The Decade: Wings Own Two of The Spots

    With the end of the year quickly approaching, NHL.com has been counting down the best of the decade. Today, they gave the top five teams of the decade . Two of the five teams were Red Wings...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 740 reads 0 comments

  2. Are The Buffalo Sabres a Lock For The Playoffs?

    This is actually stemming from a post that I read at DoubleEdgedSabres.com that talked about a post from Puck Daddy...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 186 reads 2 comments

  3. Blues-Canucks: St. Louis, Ty Conklin, Stand Firm in Win Over Vancouver

    Last night's game against the Vancouver Canucks could have gone either way. The Canucks had many scoring opportunities and were consistently shelling Ty Conklin with a ton of shots. Even though they won, I saw a lot of things that I didn't like in St...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 83 reads 0 comments

  4. Blackhawks Beat Red Wings: Where Is Detroit's Defense?

    Like all Wings fans, I think that I'm a little bit nervous about the next month now that Henrik Zetterberg is gone. I knew that we were going to have a tough time against the Blackhawks last night...

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  5. Jonas Gustavsson Meets First of Many Milestones Against The Bruins

    A lot of people are talking about the great win the Maple Leafs had over the Bruins the other night in Toronto. However, I think that's a little bit less important than Gustavsson's milestone...

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  6. Chicago Blackhawks: Stunning Offense Is Only Half of The Story

    This year, the Chicago Blackhawks are known for their star offensive players. Jonathon Toews, Marian Hossa, and Patrick Sharp are three of the biggest superstars in the game today...

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  7. Nathan Horton: The NHL's Next Big Star Playing For The Panthers

    Not a lot of people outside of the Florida Panthers community have heard the name Nathan Horton. This 24-year-old Florida forward has been flying under the radar for the entire season. However, that doesn't mean he hasn't put up alarming numbers...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 190 reads 1 comments

  8. Calgary Flames Struggle: Current Slump Highlights Scoring Weaknesses

    The Calgary Flames are well known for their strong defensive play and All-Star goalie Miikka Kiprusoff. However, during their recent slump, that hasn't been enough...

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  9. Should Jarkko Rutuu be Suspended for his Hit on Patrick Kaleta?

    It seems like the entire NHL season has been full of injuries, cheap shots, and suspensions. Despite all of the action, Alexander Ovechkin’s suspension is probably the one most people know about...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 114 reads 2 comments

  10. Who's The Greatest NHL Goalie of All-Time?

    With all of the hype surrounding Martin Brodeur, I got to thinking about who the greatest goalie of all time is. If you could pick any goalie, who would it be? Would it be Brodeur with a record ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 135 reads 3 comments

  11. Don't Count Them Out Yet: Why We Can't Predict the NHL's Western Conference

    The Western Conference is closer now then it has been for a long time at this point in the season. The difference between last place and a play-off spot is only four wins, and the difference from last place to first is only seven...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 74 reads 2 comments

  12. Colorado Avalanche: Has Their Fire Been Snuffed Out After a Great Start?

    One of the biggest stories at the beginning of the season was the resurgent Colorado Avalanche. Like many others, I made the mistake of predicting the rest of the season from the month of October...

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  13. How Underrated Are the L.A. Kings?

    I can't remember the last time that I looked at the standings and saw the Los Angeles Kings on top. However, that's exactly what happened to me today. I was a little shocked to see that the Kings were leading the Western Conference...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 265 reads 4 comments

  14. Edmonton Oilers' Winning Streak: Fluke or More to Come?

    As of last night's 5-3 win over the Blues, the Edmonton Oilers have won their fifth straight game. However, that's after being outplayed in the first two periods and going down 3-0...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 269 reads 1 comments

  15. Philadelphia Flyers Shut Out Again; How Bad is the Offense?

    Normally, I wouldn't make a big deal of a team getting shut out. Sometimes you just don't play the kind of game that you want to and you can't score. However, the Flyers are having a little bit more than scoring trouble...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 162 reads 3 comments

  16. Toronto Maple Leafs Turning Season Around

    After a terrible start to begin the season, the Toronto Maple Leafs have finally started to do something productive. Late November and early December have been very good for the Maple Leafs ...

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  17. Defense the Story As Buffalo Sabres End Washington's Streak with Shutout

    Whenever you shut out one of the best offenses in the league, you know you’ve done a good job on defense. And if you do that while allowing 35 shots, then you have to give some credit to the goalie...

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  18. Devils' Martin Brodeur Once Again Makes History With Shutout

    As of Monday night, Martin Brodeur tied Terry Sawchuck for the most shutouts of all time. He did it against that Buffalo Sabres while facing 22 shots on goal...

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  19. Osgood's Situation: Can a Playoff Goalie Win During the Season?

    Chris Osgood has admitted that he hasn't played his best hockey this year. In fact, there was an article in SI that talked about this being the worst year of his career...

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  20. Flyers' Daniel Carcillo Suspended Four Games for Fight with Matt Bradley

    After receiving every penalty known to man, things have just gotten worst for the Flyers' Daniel Carcillo. During a game Saturday night against the Washington Capitals, Carcillo was given a ton ...

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  21. How Lucky Did the St. Louis Blues Get Against the Los Angeles Kings?

    Saturday night, we saw one of the most bizarre games of the year. St. Louis and L.A. were both scoring fluky goals that you don't really see very much...

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  22. Blackhawks-Blue Jackets: Teams Battle In the Season's Best Shootout

    If you were to ask me, I would tell you that this game was the best game of the season. I was watching the game since the first period, and never wanted to leave the room. During regulation, there was never a clear leader...

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  23. Maple Leafs' Gustavsson Taken to Hospital for Observation

    At first glance, it may look like the season for Toronto just got a lot worst. However, Gustavsson was not taken because of an injury. TSN reported that he had an elevated heart rate and was taken to the hospital for observation...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 160 reads 4 comments

  24. Kiprusoff's Two Game Shutout Streak Propels The Flames Into Second Place

    It's official: After a four game winning streak and two shutouts by solid goalie Miikka Kiprusoff, the Calgary Flames are finally in second place. They have climbed ahead of the Chicago Blackhawks and have really begun to show their defensive system...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 132 reads 1 comments

  25. Did NHL Go Too Far With Ovechkin's Suspension?

    After a knee-on-knee collision with Tim Gleason of the Carolina Hurricanes, Alex Ovechkin has been suspended for two games. He was also issued a five-minute major and game misconduct for kneeing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 251 reads 3 comments