1. HBO 24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Top 10 Highlights from Episode 2

    If you are a hockey fan, then you will know what I mean when I say it has felt like forever since HBO premiered their 24/7 special on the Penguins/Capitals. If you don't get HBO, you better find somebody that does...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 5,349 reads 4 comments

  2. Balanced Excellence: The Top 10 Two-Way NHL Defensemen

    What constitutes a top-end defenseman? There are many excellent defenders in the league, but a lot of them thrive in one area or another. Some are offensive wizards while others are defensive shutdown types...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 1,240 reads 21 comments

  3. Matt Duchene vs John Tavares: Two Young Stars Going in Opposite Directions

    This is an article that I was going to write to start the season. I was curious as to who people thought would turn out to be the better player...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 267 reads 11 comments

  4. HBO 24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Top 10 Highlights of the Series Premiere

    When the news first broke that HBO would be doing a behind the scenes show on the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals, many fans eagerly awaited a closer look at the sport they love...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 3,063 reads 7 comments

  5. Edmonton Oilers Cheerleaders and 20 More NHL Ice Girls

    The controversial addition to the Edmonton Oilers "fan experience" was unveiled on Tuesday night. No, it wasn't a guy flying across the ice in a monkey suit, nor was it a dozen people in sumo outfits stumbling around during the intermission...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 9,806 reads 0 comments

  6. The Top 20 NHL Players on Their Last Legs

    I've written a lot this year about the young guns of the league. Readers love to know how their prospects rank and who's living up to the hype. On the other side of the spectrum is a collection of players who might be playing on borrowed time...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 8,536 reads 15 comments

  7. NHL 2.0: The Top 10 Hockey Podcasts

    As new media continues to mesh with traditional media, hockey fans are constantly looking for more sources of information and entertainment to quench their thirst for the game...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 12,390 reads 5 comments

  8. NHL Rumors: The Top 10 Free Agent-To-Be Goalies

    The goaltending position has taken an interesting turn over the last year in the NHL. Gone are the days of large and lengthy contracts. Now general managers are looking for the best bang for your buck...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about over 3 years ago 2,769 reads 11 comments

  9. Stars Of Tomorrow: Top 15 Rising Defensemen

    All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 5,478 reads 14 comments

  10. Mario Lemieux and Top 5 NHL Candidates for a Hollywood Biography

    With the recent passing of Pat Burns I have heard some in the media talking about the possibility of making a movie about his life...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 1,114 reads 6 comments

  11. New England Patriots' Hurt Locker: Tom Brady Caught with Indianapolis Colts Gear

    Most people know how competitive Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are. It has become must-see TV when these two future hall-of-famers square off, and this week is no different...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 1,711 reads 6 comments

  12. NHL Quarter-Way Rankings: The Top 10 Rising Goalies

    All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 6,481 reads 34 comments

  13. Michael Vick Should Replace Brett Favre Next Season in Minnesota

    On August 14th, 2010 I wrote an article titled " Five Reasons Why Vick Should Replace Favre as Vikings QB ". Over 6000 people read the article and over 100 people replied. The article remained dormant for months...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 860 reads 11 comments

  14. NHL Rising Stars: Top 10 Late Bloomers

    I have written many articles this season ranking the best young players in the game today. Many websites and pundits showcase prospects for the draft. On the other end of the spectrum, established stars get the NHL headlines...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 660 reads 29 comments

  15. Calder Watch: Top 10 Rookies of the Week

    One segment of the NHL landscape that doesn't get enough attention is the rise and fall of the young players. The media love to talk about the stars or the daily soap opera headlines, but the future of the game is right in front of them...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,341 reads 10 comments

  16. NHL Bang for Your Buck: Top 10 Bargain Contracts

    There is always a lot of talk about contracts in professional sports. But it seems that this year the spotlight has intensified...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 4,999 reads 25 comments

  17. Top 25 NHL Rising Stars Of October

    All throughout the NHL season, I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 3,361 reads 27 comments

  18. NHL: The Top 10 Underachieving Young Guns of October

    Prior to the 2010/2011 season I had published a list of the top 50 rising stars in the NHL. After one month of action it's fair to say that many players fell down the list and many went up...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,654 reads 14 comments

  19. Jarome Iginla and the Top 10 Active NHL Players Loyal to One Franchise

    Can you name the top 10 players who have been loyal to their clubs for their entire career? I came up with about half before I had to look it up...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 593 reads 74 comments

  20. Concussion Aftermath: How The NHL Can Save The NFL

    If you have followed either the NFL or the NHL this past week you are probably sick and tired of all the talk about head shots. It is such a complex and multi-layered problem with so many moving variables...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 223 reads 1 comments

  21. Stars of Tomorrow: Top 10 Players of the Week

    All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criterion for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,002 reads 15 comments

  22. Five Reasons People Still Laugh at the NHL

    We are only two weeks into the regular season, but there has already been enough controversy to fill the back pages of newspapers (and blogs!) for an entire season...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 417 reads 9 comments

  23. NHL 2010-11: Top 10 Rising Stars of the Week

    With the first week of NHL action officially in the books it's time to look back and see which youngsters are making headlines. All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 3,911 reads 18 comments

  24. NHL Contenders and Pretenders: The Top 10 Teams That Will Rise or Fall

    With the NHL season kicking off in less than 24 hours, it's time to look ahead to see which teams are using smoke and mirrors and which teams have nothing to hide...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 3,912 reads 30 comments

  25. Five Reasons Eagles Fans Will Boo Mcnabb Out Of The Stadium

    The much talked about return of Donovan Mcnabb is still more than 72 hours away, but the homecoming has already been discussed to death...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 184 reads 10 comments