1. Why the Red Sox Don't Need Johan Santana

    The Red Sox and Twins are discussing trade options that would send two-time Cy Young winner Johan Santana to Boston for CF Coco Crisp, SP Jon Lester, minor-league SS Jed Lowrie, and a pitching prospect...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 1,305 reads 23 comments

  2. Wake up, Gary Bettman!: How to Save the NHL

    Do we have your attention now, sir?No? Of course not, I didn't think so.Let me speak on behalf of the thousands of hockey fans across the globe:You've done some good for your league, ...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 1,087 reads 5 comments

  3. Canucks Update: Red Hot in Vancouver

    The Vancouver Canucks are third in the Western Conference and first in the Northwest Division.They have tallied 18 points this month, and are one of the hottest teams in the NHL...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 693 reads 0 comments

  4. Philadelphia Flyers: The City of Not-So-Brotherly Love

    You would assume that players and coaches alike would have cleaned up their act by now in Philly.But another flagrant hit in last night's game resulted in another suspension for the Flyers...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 739 reads 2 comments

  5. Alexander Mogilny Belongs in the Hall of Fame

    In his prolific NHL career, Alexander Mogilny set a new standard for Russian-born players and established himself as a true ambassador of the sport...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 232 reads 4 comments

  6. Pavel Bure Belongs in the Hall of Fame

    Critics called Pavel Bure an egocentric, one-dimensional player, but the fact remains that he was the NHL's most electrifying performer of the last decade.He deserves his spot in Hockey's Hall Of Fame...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 2,366 reads 3 comments

  7. Thrashers Update: Red Hot in Atlanta

    After a distressing start to the '07-'08 NHL season, the Atlanta Thrashers have become the hottest team in the league.The Thrashers went winless in their first six games, and scored just nine goals in that span...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 731 reads 0 comments

  8. Under the Radar: Ilya Kovalchuk

    At just 24 years old, Atlanta Thrashers left-winger Ilya Kovalchuk is one of the most electrifying, yet overlooked players in the NHL today...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 996 reads 0 comments

  9. A Rumble in Wachovia? Payback Time For the Flyers

    While the status of Boston Bruins phenom center Patrice Bergeron remains unclear, one thing can be certain: payback.The 22-year-old Bergeron suffered a stage three concussion and a broken nose ...

    Mark Marino Written by Mark Marino about almost 7 years ago 1,302 reads 0 comments