1. NHL Power Rankings: Each Team's Level of Bandwagon Fans Based on Attendance

    Fanbases would be so easy to judge if attendance numbers actually gauged the true fans of a hockey team. However, attendance numbers don't take into account the level of bandwagon ...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 6,344 reads 32 comments

  2. NHL Power Rankings: Ranking the 30 Team Jerseys

    There are a few new logos and jerseys in the NHL this season, highlighted of course by the new Winnipeg Jets logo and jerseys. Some of the NHL jerseys are very nice. Others? Not so much...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 41,991 reads 136 comments

  3. NHL Video: 20 Shortest Fuses in Hockey History

    Sports are very black and white: either you're winning or you're losing, or either things are going well or they aren't. If you're on the tail end of either of those, the emotions get very heated...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,273 reads 10 comments

  4. NHL Trade Rumors: One Player From Each Team Who Could Move at the Deadline

    The NHL season has only just begun, but before we know it, it'll already be February and the trade deadline will be fast approaching...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,501 reads 6 comments

  5. NHL Trade Speculation: 7 Teams That Could Be Interested in Phil Kessel

    In September 2009, the Toronto Maple Leafs went to great lengths to trade for forward Phil Kessel from the Boston Bruins ...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,763 reads 33 comments

  6. NHL Predictions 2012: 10 Teams That Will Dominate the Regular Season

    Tonight is the much-anticipated beginning of the 2011-12 NHL season, with the Philadelphia Flyers taking on the Boston Bruins, the Montreal Canadiens taking on the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Pittsburgh Penguins taking on the Vancouver Canucks...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,511 reads 3 comments

  7. Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning Discuss Toughest Goalies in the NHL

    We often wonder who is the toughest goaltender to face in the NHL . We can look at the stats: who has the lowest GAA and the highest save percentage, which was the Boston Bruins' Tim Thomas in both categories last year...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 906 reads 4 comments

  8. Why NBA Fans Should Turn to the NHL During the Lockout

    Well NBA fans, it looks like you’ll be without your sport for the 2011-12 season. We NHL fans feel your pain and are sorry you have to go through this, having had to go without our sport for the entire 2004-05 season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 806 reads 8 comments

  9. 2011-12 NHL Season: 25 Bold and Not So Bold Predictions for October

    The NHL season is finally almost upon us, beginning this Thursday night with the Boston Bruins hosting the Philadelphia Flyers, the Toronto Maple Leafs hosting the Montreal Canadiens and the Vancouver Canucks hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,492 reads 9 comments

  10. NHL Predictions: 50 Most Important Storylines to Follow Heading Into the Season

    The time is finally almost here. This time next week, the 2011-12 NHL season will already be underway. Besides the season itself, there are many things to look forward to...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,558 reads 8 comments

  11. NHL Free Agency, Trade Rumors and News: Final Offseason Edition

    October 6th is just around the corner. We're a week away from the start of the 2011-12 NHL season. This season looks to be even more intriguing than usual, with all the movements and trades that occurred over the summer...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,065 reads 2 comments

  12. Steven Stamkos: Signs Pointing to the Tampa Bay Lightning Star Rebounding

    Some would say that the finish of the 2010-11 season was disappointing for Steven Stamkos . He finished the season with 45 goals and 46 assists, for six fewer goals and four fewer points than he had tallied the previous season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 295 reads 0 comments

  13. NHL Trade Speculation: 12 Players Who Might Benefit from a Change of Scenery

    This summer, we have seen many high-profile NHL players move teams. Ilya Bryzgalov and Brad Richards moved because their teams couldn't afford them and they joined teams where they feel they have the best chance at winning another Stanley Cup...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,861 reads 24 comments

  14. Sidney Crosby and 25 NHL Players Under 25 to Build a Team Around

    Every NHL team looks to have a franchise player; a player they can center their team around and who they hope will lead them to a Stanley Cup victory...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,654 reads 46 comments

  15. NHL Power Rankings: Each Team's Top Scorer Prior to the 2011-12 Season

    This NHL offseason has brought about many changes to various teams, either through free agency or via trade. These changes might impact many teams' scoring leaders for the 2011-12 season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,707 reads 6 comments

  16. NHL Trade Rumors: 20 Deals That Could Happen Between Now and February

    We're just a couple weeks away from the start of the NHL season. While most teams' rosters are pretty well set, there could still be a couple of last-minute trades before the season gets underway...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 16,876 reads 32 comments

  17. The 33 Most Intimidating Players in NHL History

    Hockey is a physical sport, filled with big hits and even fighting, so it goes without saying that the sport is filled with tough guys. However, some players are more intimidating than others...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,215 reads 18 comments

  18. Alex Ovechkin and 25 Cup-Less NHL Stars: Does Their Legacy Change with a Cup?

    An NHL player does not have to win the Stanley Cup to be a great or HoF-worthy player. Players like Peter Stastny, Mike Gartner, Brad Park and many others prove that...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,774 reads 29 comments

  19. The 50 Best Minor League, Junior and Amateur Players Not Yet in the NHL

    As we prepare for the 2011-12 NHL season to finally kick off on October 6, we're looking forward to many things...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 8,633 reads 26 comments

  20. NHL Trade Scenarios: 7 Teams Who Should Be Interested in Alexander Semin

    People have been speculating about Alexander Semin being traded for years now. After all, the team is tight on salary due to all the stars on the team, especially now that both Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom are locked down long-term...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,427 reads 14 comments

  21. NHL Trade Scenarios: One Trade Each NHL Team Could Make to Improve Before Camp

    There’s still about a week until the NHL training camps open, which means that there is still plenty of time for teams to make some finals moves to improve their rosters for the beginning of the season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,147 reads 8 comments

  22. NHL Power Rankings: 10 Most Beloved Teams in Hockey and Why Fans Love Them

    Despite not making as much money as its North American sports counterparts, every NHL club has very supportive fans (some less than others, obviously), and many NHL clubs are quite valuable...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 7,571 reads 40 comments

  23. NHL Power Rankings: The Biggest Bust in Each NHL Franchise's History

    The Draft can be a very stressful time for general managers and teams. After all, every draft pick is basically a gamble...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,379 reads 7 comments

  24. NHL Free Agents: 25 Players Set to Get Paid at the End of the 2011-12 Season

    This offseason, the highest paid players were: Brad Richards, Christian Ehrhoff and Shea Weber, and we can expect to add Drew Doughty to that list, once he signs a contract...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 1,907 reads 6 comments

  25. NHL Power Rankings: Current NHL Bad Boys That You Can't Help but Like Sometimes

    The NHL is a tough guy's sport. It's a physical game, where in general, fighting is allowed. Such a sport obviously produces a lot of guys with a "bad boy" image...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about 3 years ago 2,357 reads 12 comments