1. Vokoun's Head Injury Sends a Chill Down Panthers' Spine

    I’m sure by now, you have heard about the head injury to Tomas Vokoun. If you haven’t, the head injury was from a slash to the head from Keith Ballard (one of his own teammates)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 1,902 reads 4 comments

  2. Three Reasons the Canucks Will Make the Playoffs

    It's one of the things that I've been talking about since the beginning of the year. Even though the Canucks have had a bad start to their year, I'm sure that they'll still make the playoffs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 331 reads 6 comments

  3. Antti Niemi Shows Us Why Chicago Can't Stop Winning

    When your team is on a true winning streak, every bounce goes the way you want. Nothing goes wrong. That was the case last night, when the Blackhawks played against the Vancouver Canucks...

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  4. Capitals Doomed By Their Own Offensive Pressure

    Offense is something that the Washington Capitals should be very proud of. They have a very potent offense that can hit you from a bunch of different directions. However, when they meet a goalie that is up to the task, they have a hard time winning games.

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 106 reads 0 comments

  5. The Challenge for Florida Panthers' New Owners

    The Florida Panthers have been floating at the bottom of the standings for a long time. It’s not the players that are losing these games, it’s the management...

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  6. Top Three Reasons Why the Pittsburgh Penguins Are Slumping

    There are a lot of reasons why the Penguins are in as bad of a slump as they are right now, but here are the top three contributing factors. 3...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 358 reads 3 comments

  7. New York Rangers Drop from the Top, but How Far Will They Fall?

    In what was expected by some, and a complete shock to others, the Rangers climbed to the top of the Eastern Conference at the beginning of the season. But after what was a great start, the Rangers have begun to slow down in their performance...

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  8. Reasons the Anaheim Ducks Are Losing

    After last year's disappointing loss in the second round of the playoffs, it looked like the Ducks were going to rebound this year. However, that hasn't happened...

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  9. New Jersey Devils' Defense Moves Them to the Top

    The Devils have been at the top of the standings for the last few years. Unfortunately, this has not translated into postseason success. This year, they will be looking to go farther in the playoffs than they have for the past few years...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 210 reads 0 comments

  10. Toronto's Reliable Power Play is a Sign of Poor Defensive Play

    One of my favorite things to do is look at random stats on NHL.com. One of the stats that I looked at was power play percentage and what I found shocked me. Surprisingly, the Toronto Maple Leafs have the second best power play percentage in the league...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  11. Ovechkin's Absence Displays Washington's Other Star Players

    When you think of the Washington Capitals, you automatically think of Alexander Ovechkin. You can’t really talk about one without talking about the other...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 94 reads 1 comments

  12. Goalie Meltdown or Defensive Meltdown For The Blue Jackets

    It's never a good thing when a team loses big, but it always happens once a year, at least, to every team. It always ends up with the players being embarrassed, the home fans feeling like ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  13. Is Columbus's Loss a Goal Tending Meltdown, or a Defensive Meltdown

    It’s never a good thing when a team loses big, but it always happens once a year, at least, to every team. It always ends up with the players being embarrassed, the home fans feeling like ...

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  14. The NHL's Top Three Underdog Teams to Watch This Season

    We're a month into the season, and it's starting to become clear which teams are going to have great years and which teams are going to have bad years. There are a few teams that have had a bad start but will play better as the season continues...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  15. New Top Three Teams to Watch this Season

    We’re a month into the season, and it’s starting to become clear which teams are going to have great years and which teams are going to have bad years...

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  16. Calgary Defense Keeps Them at the Top

    It’s no secret that the Flames have one of the best goalies in the world in Miikka Kiprusoff. However, the real reason that they are winning a lot of games is from a defensive system...

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  17. Calgary Defense Is The Key to Their Winning Streak

    It's no secret that the Flames have one of the best goalies in the world in Miikka Kiprusoff. However, the real reason that they are winning a lot of games is from a defensive system...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 50 reads 6 comments

  18. Pittsburgh's Offensive Slump Downs Team

    After the injury to Malkin, the Penguin’s offense has pretty much collapsed. They have just been shut out tonight while playing the Bruins, a team that is just beginning to find its talent...

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  19. Legace Signing Signals Desperate Change in Carolina

    A few days ago, the Carolina Hurricanes signed goalie Manny Legace and they are now playing him in a starting position. To me, this signals a desperate need for change in general. I remember a few years ago when Manny played in Detroit...

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  20. Atlanta's Offensive Defense

    This post is being inspired by a statistic I read on blogs.ajc.com that talked about the Thrashers’ offensive defense. It turns out, that the last 7 goals the Thrashers have scored have been scored by defensemen...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric LaForge about almost 5 years ago 27 reads 0 comments