1. Philadelphia Flyers 18 Most Complete Teams Ever

    This summer, the Philadelphia Flyers signed Ilya Bryzgalov. The team's goaltending has been inconsistent over the past couple seasons and the team believes that the goaltending was the only missing piece...

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  2. NHL Free Agent Rumors/News: The Countdown to the 2011-12 NHL Season

    NHL players are slowing starting to return from their summer homes to begin skating, conditioning and working out with their teammates...

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  3. NHL Preview 2011-12: Each Team's Biggest Must-See Game of the Season

    Everyone hockey fan is just excited for the 2011-12 NHL season to get underway on October 6, regardless of who's playing. There are a lot of must-see games this season though...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,851 reads 10 comments

  4. NHL Trade News: The Winners and Losers of the Summer's 10 Biggest Trades Yet

    There have been many trades this offseason, including a couple of shocking trades. Besides trading players, the rights to players were moved a lot this offseason as well...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,087 reads 15 comments

  5. Sidney Crosby and 50 Things We Are Excited for This 2011-12 NHL Season

    It's almost September, which means we have just a little over a month before the 2011-12 hockey season finally begins. For hockey fans, the summer is unbearable...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,950 reads 14 comments

  6. Will Sidney Crosby's Career Be Cut Short?

    CTV reported that Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby suffered another setback this summer and might miss the beginning of the season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,458 reads 35 comments

  7. Ryan Kesler and Every NHL Team's Second-Best Scoring Option

    Many teams have a superstar who scores quite a bit. Some teams are even lucky enough to have more than one superstar...

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  8. NHL Free Agent News: Brad Marchand and the 11 Grittiest Players Still Available

    The regular definition of "gritty" would be something like, "showing resolution and fortitude." This definition might as well be the definition of a hockey player in general...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,903 reads 12 comments

  9. NHL Video: Alex Ovechkin and the 15 Best Snipers of the Last Decade

    Most NHL players, with the exception of goaltenders, score at least one goal per season, with top line players obviously scoring more...

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  10. "Doc" Emrick and the 50 Best Announcers and TV Personalities in Hockey History

    Many fans can’t go to the arena to watch their favorite hockey team night in and night out, for various reasons. These fans often must rely on media to follow their team. And with that, they must rely on hockey announcers and TV personalities...

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  11. Former Vancouver Canucks Tough Guy Rick Rypien Found Dead

    Another NHL tough guy has been taken from us too soon. Former Vancouver Canucks enforcer Rick Rypien was found dead in his home in Crowsnest Pass, Alberta...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,119 reads 15 comments

  12. 8 Most Arrogant NHL Fan Bases, According to Public Perception

    Often, rankings are released about NHL fan bases: the best and the worst. But what about rankings of other attributes? One attribute is the arrogance of a team's fans...

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  13. Heinze 57, Commodore 64 and the 25 Most Meaningful Jersey Numbers in NHL History

    Athletes in every team sport have a number on their jersey to identify them.In the NHL , players are given numbers between 1 and 98. Anything less than 1 (0, fractions, decimals) are not permitted and anything over two digits is not permitted...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 3,467 reads 10 comments

  14. NHL Video: Mike Milbury Shoe Incident and the Top 13 Angry Hockey Moments

    We've watched NHL coaches have temper tantrums and let their rage get the best of them for years now (and here .) We've seen some general managers throw fits too. Now, it's time to see that players sometimes do the same...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 3,256 reads 18 comments

  15. NHL Trade Rumors: Ales Hemsky and the 22 Rumored Trades That Could Still Happen

    We're over a month into free agency, and the best free agents have already been snatched up. There are some lingering UFAs available, but the free-agency crop has seriously dried up...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 3,694 reads 20 comments

  16. Carrie Underwood and Each NHL Team's Biggest Celebrity Fan

    While the NBA, NFL and MLB may have larger star-studded audiences, the NHL actually has more celebrity fans than one may realize. Not all of these celebrities are Canadian either...

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  17. Where Sean Avery's Arrest Ranks Among His Worst Decisions as an NHL Player

    Over the course of his nine years in the NHL , Sean Avery has made a name for himself by being a pest. In fact, he's one of the most hated players in the league for his on-ice antics...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,540 reads 28 comments

  18. NHL Trade Rumors and Free Agent News: End of Summer Edition

    August is already here, meaning the best free agents have been snatched up and the RFA arbitration hearings are all done. This might seem like the time when NHL news will slow down and be nonexistent for another month before training camp begins...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,525 reads 12 comments

  19. NHL Power Rankings: 50 Best Goal Celebrations in Hockey History

    In the NFL, there is a phenomenon known as the "touchdown dance" which is ritually performed after scoring a touchdown...

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  20. NHL Free Agent Rumors: Predicting Where the Top 20 Players Left Will End Up

    We're a month into NHL free agency and the most intriguing names have already been scooped up. While there are still some chances for the remaining free agents to sign with NHL clubs, ...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,147 reads 4 comments

  21. NHL Free Agency: Grading Each Team's Summer Moves So Far

    It's been about seven weeks since the NHL season came to an end, but with all the offseason trades and free agency, there has been a great deal of activity during the offseason...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 5,954 reads 44 comments

  22. NHL Free Agency 2011: Ray Emery and the Bargain Deals Still to Be Had

    This year's free agency crop has dwindled tremendously since the beginning of free agency on July 1. Even before that, there were really only a couple of high-profile names set to become UFAs this summer...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 2,618 reads 21 comments

  23. NHL Free Agents 2011: What Each Team Needs in Order to Fill Its Biggest Hole

    Most teams have already made the moves they feel are necessary to give them a chance at winning the Stanley Cup in 2011-12. This is judging by all the trades that have already happened and the rapidly consolidated list of remaining free agents...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 1,919 reads 10 comments

  24. NHL's Best of the Best

    Sports Illustrated Kids published "The Best of Everything Hockey Book." The book is, as its title implies, the best of everything hockey-related...

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  25. NHL Free Agents 2011: Dallas Stars and the 18 Biggest Losers of Free Agency

    This year's NHL free agency period has seen a lot of moves quickly take place. Many teams have made new additions that should help their teams in the coming season...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 3 years ago 13,611 reads 48 comments