1. NHL on Thanksgiving: One Thing Each Team Has to Be Thankful for

    If you're American or live with Americans or just celebrate American holidays, you'll be celebrating Thanksgiving this week...

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  2. NHL Trade Speculation: 10 Teams That Have Cap Space, and What They Need

    As we're getting further into the NHL season, more and more trades are likely to commence, especially the closer we get to February and then the trade deadline...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,351 reads 2 comments

  3. NHL: 20 Possible Ways to Improve the League

    This past week NHL general managers gathered in one room to discuss the latest issues surrounding the league. The point of these meetings are for GMs to discuss problems in the NHL and determine solutions for improvement...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 3,687 reads 32 comments

  4. NHL: Top 25 Players Aged 25 and Under

    Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is only 18 years old. Tyler Seguin and Jeff Skinner are only 19 years old. Steven Stamkos is only 21 years old...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 26,274 reads 20 comments

  5. NHL Free Agency: Potential Surprise Suitors for a Few Big Name Free Agents

    Until Shea Weber re-signs with the Nashville Predators or until Zach Parise re-signs with the New Jersey Devils, they will continue to be targeted for potential trades...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 16,385 reads 16 comments

  6. 15 Most Amusing Accidental Hockey Video and Sound Bites

    Generally, having a camera around may be a hint that you’re on camera and may want to watch what you do or say...

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  7. Why There Will Never Be Another “Great One”

    First, Sidney Crosby was dubbed the “Next One.” Then, Alex Ovechkin was dubbed “The Great Eight...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,962 reads 26 comments

  8. Jaromir Jagr Can Still Play and 25 Things We Have Learned Early This NHL Season

    The Edmonton Oilers lead their division. The Toronto Maple Leafs lead their division. The Dallas Stars lead their division. It's pretty safe to say that those three events have been unexpected occurrences this year...

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  9. Steve Mason and 10 Goalies You Don't Want Netminding for Your Team Right Now

    Steve Mason of the Columbus Blue Jackets gave up seven goals on 28 shots in his last start against the Philadelphia Flyers. Ilya Bryzgalov of the Philadelphia Flyers has given up 14 goals in his last five starts...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,533 reads 10 comments

  10. NHL Trade Scenarios: What Each Team Will Be Looking to Trade for This Season

    The Columbus Blue Jackets and Ottawa Senators have given up an average of almost four goals per game so far this season. The Anaheim Ducks are averaging less than two goals per game...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 7,581 reads 16 comments

  11. Alex Ovechkin and 25 Memorable 1st NHL Goals

    This past week was historic for some NHL players, including the Washington Capitals Cody Eakin. What made this week so memorable for Eakin? He scored his first NHL goal...

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  12. The Top 10 Current NHL Players at Every Position

    While there are a few players each year that one can count on to put up really good numbers and be among the best statistically, each year brings up some different players putting themselves into the equation...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 18,028 reads 48 comments

  13. New York Rangers' Victory Hat and Other Interesting NHL Locker Room Traditions

    The NHL is full of grand traditions. Traditions like the playoff beard, not touching the Stanley Cup until you've won it, every player getting a day with the Cup and much more...

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  14. 22 Most Hilarious and Unfortunate Names in Hockey History

    I have firsthand experience of having an unfortunate name, and as someone with an unfortunate name, I recognize that there is nothing one can do but find a way to laugh about it...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 15,547 reads 5 comments

  15. NHL Trade Grades: Giving Out Marks for the Last 15 Trades

    Since the 2011-12 NHL season has started, the trades have considerably slowed, as they will likely remain until closer to the second half of the NHL season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,752 reads 6 comments

  16. NHL Trade News: Rick DiPietro and the 13 Most Untradeable Contracts

    The NHL trade deadline is just a few months away, so there are many trades that will be made in the coming months. Plus, with very few exceptions, it seems no one is safe from being traded—as we saw with a few surprising trades over the summer...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 144 reads 15 comments

  17. 10 Worst Nicknames in Hockey History

    Most hockey nicknames are not that creative. Generally, they are some form of the player’s name with either a “y” or “er” added to the name. However, others are little more creative, both good and bad...

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  18. NHL: A Fictional Character to Represent Each Team

    Last year, the NHL announced the creation of the Guardian Project, where the creators of Spider-Man created superheroes for all 30 NHL teams...

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  19. Sidney Crosby: 15 Greatest Highlights of His NHL Career so Far

    Sidney Crosby was cleared for contact in practice two weeks ago, but he's not quite game-ready yet, as NHL.com reported...

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  20. NHL Free Agency: 20 Biggest Names Set To Hit the Market After the Season

    Going into this past summer, there were a few big names set to become UFAs that everyone was talking about. Players like Brad Richards at forward, Christian Ehrhoff on defense and Ilya Bryzgalov in goal...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,441 reads 8 comments

  21. 10 Most Annoying Fanbases in the NHL

    We recognize that you cannot lump all fans into one category. There are always going to be die-hard fans, there are going to be some casual fans, there are going to be bandwagon fans and then there are going to be purely psychotic fans...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 10,744 reads 61 comments

  22. NHL Trade Rumors: 13 Teams Shopping for Scorers at the Deadline

    It's early yet in the NHL season, but already there are plenty of teams that are outscoring others. These underscoring teams have plenty of time to increase their scoring—but if not, they may be looking for goal-scorers at the trade deadline...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,465 reads 7 comments

  23. NHL Video: Craziest Announcer Goal Calls in Hockey History

    There are a lot of great announcers in the game of hockey, past and present. There are legends like Doc Emrick and all the legends from shows like Hockey Night in Canada. There are also a lot of crazy announcers...

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  24. NHL Video: 50 Biggest Thugs in Hockey History

    Thug: noun; a common criminal, who treats others violently and roughly That’s the common definition of the word thug. Unfortunately, there have been many thugs in hockey over the years...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 22,982 reads 36 comments

  25. Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin: Why Some Fans Hate the NHL's Biggest Stars

    Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby are the biggest current NHL stars, despite the fact that Crosby hasn’t played in 10-plus months and Ovechkin had an off-year statistically last season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,864 reads 20 comments