1. NHL Playoffs 2011: Is Philadelphia Flyers' Mike Richards Most Hated in Playoffs?

    Philadelphia Flyers star center Mike Richards always seems to make his presence known in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. This year it may be for the wrong reasons, though. Richards has quickly become a villain in Buffalo...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 428 reads 10 comments

  2. NHL Playoffs 2011: Power Ranking the Atmosphere in Each Playoff Team's Arena

    As NHL teams well know, rowdy and loud fans in an arena can serve as a "sixth man on the ice." A loud arena can give the home team an advantage by getting into the heads of the opponents...

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  3. NHL Playoffs 2011: 5 Reasons to Watch Philadelphia Flyers vs. Buffalo Sabres

    The Philadelphia Flyers and Buffalo Sabres will play Game Five in Philadelphia tonight. The series has almost been more entertaining off the ice than on the ice so far. That could change tonight though...

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  4. Sidney Crosby: Injury Updates, Pittsburgh Penguins and the 2011 NHL Playoffs

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have had to do without their superstar captain Sidney Crosby , who has been sidelined with post-concussion symptoms since January 5. The team is in the midst of navigating their postseason without Crosby now as well...

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  5. NHL Video: Top 15 Goals of 2010-11 Season

    For NHL fans, the playoffs are at the forefront of the mind. Let's digress for a moment and reminisce about the greatest goals from the 2011-11 regular season. There were some very memorable goals this past year...

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  6. NHL Playoffs: 9 Players Who Pose a Threat to the Philadelphia Flyers' Cup Quest

    The Philadelphia Flyers are looking to make another appearance in the Stanley Cup Finals, vying for the Cup. They dominated the East this past season, being just edged out by the Washington Capitals for the top spot in the East...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 1,529 reads 6 comments

  7. NHL Video: Sidney Crosby and the 25 Best Star-Player Fights

    Fighting is one of the most unique aspects of the NHL versus all other sports leagues. Most fans would agree that fighting is one of the most exciting aspects of the game as well...

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  8. NHL Playoffs 2011: Ray Emery and the 5 Backup Goalies Who Should Be Starters

    This NHL playoff season is full of talented goaltending. There's Tim Thomas and Carey Price facing off in the Northeast and Roberto Luongo versus Corey Crawford in the West, along with many others...

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  9. NHL Playoff Predictions 2011: 10 Returning Players Who Could Hurt More Than Help

    Sidney Crosby has probably been at the forefront of most people's minds in terms of a player potentially returning to his team in the playoffs. That won't happen for at least the first round for the Penguins though...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 1,076 reads 9 comments

  10. NHL Free Agency 2011: Ranking Teemu Selanne and the Top 15 Scorers on the Market

    Even though the Stanley Cup playoffs are only just beginning this week, we know that the end of the season is not too far off and will come much too quickly. Then, the free agent market will open...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 2,548 reads 18 comments

  11. NHL Playoff Predictions 2011: 20 Players Who'll Grow Sweet Playoff Beards

    The NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs begin this week and each first round matchup looks to provide entertaining hockey. If that's not enough for fans though, it also is the beginning of the league-wide Beard-A-Thon...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 4,178 reads 11 comments

  12. NHL Shockers: Vesa Toskala and the 50 Most Embarrassing Goals in Hockey History

    One cannot expect their team goaltender to stop every puck, every time. However, there are some instances where the goaltender is really expected to stop the puck...

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  13. NHL Free Agents 2011: Power Ranking the Top 11 Goalies Likely To Change Uniforms

    NHL free agency 2011 is not that far off. There is quite the crop of high-profile free agents out there, including goaltenders...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 3,056 reads 6 comments

  14. NHL Power Rankings: How the Philadelphia Flyers and Each Team Can Win the Cup

    The best time of year for hockey fans is almost here: the Stanley Cup playoffs. We've followed our teams all season, wishing and hoping that this could be their year...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 4,039 reads 4 comments

  15. NHL Playoffs: 10 Reasons the Pittsburgh Penguins Can Win the Cup Without Crosby

    A lot has been made of “When is Crosby coming back?” “Will he be back in time for the playoffs?” etc. Today , it was announced that Crosby was cleared to practice with the team again and will join them for morning skates...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 2,519 reads 24 comments

  16. 2011 NFL Draft: JaMarcus Russell and Every Team's Best and Worst Pick Since 2001

    The NFL draft is now less than a month away. This is the time of year when experts, analysts and fans speculate on the prospective draft picks—who will be the best and who is bound to fail in the NFL...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 14,641 reads 54 comments

  17. NFL Draft 2011: Ryan Leaf and the Biggest Draft Busts Ever by Position

    It is almost that time of year again: The NFL Draft is rapidly approaching. Experts and fans alike are speculating over which prospects will be the best and which will disappoint...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 2,835 reads 10 comments

  18. NHL Playoff Predictions: Philadelphia Flyers' Ideal Matchup in Every Round

    The Philadelphia Flyers clinched the first spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs. Last night, they maintained their top spot in the East by forcing the game versus the Washington Capitals into a shootout, thus claiming one point in the loss...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about almost 4 years ago 6,416 reads 18 comments

  19. NFL Men at Work: Top 15 Lines of Work Idle Players Will Enter During the Lockout

    With the NFL currently in lockout stage, there are many NFL players that have nothing to do and need work. After all, the majority of them will need alternate work to support themselves and their families...

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  20. Alex Ovechkin Shut Down: 10 Washington Capitals Who Need to Step Up in His Place

    The Washington Capitals announced today that captain and leading point scorer, Alex Ovechkin, will be out seven to 10 days, with a "nagging injury," according to NHL.com and the Capitals...

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  21. NHL Playoff Predictions: Vancouver Canucks' Most Dangerous Opponents

    Last week, the Western Conference-leading Vancouver Canucks clinched the first playoff spot in the West, along with the Northwest Division, for their third consecutive year. The Canucks have dominated most of the teams they have faced this year...

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  22. NHL News: Has Craig Anderson Found His Place in Net for the Ottawa Senators?

    The Ottawa Senators signed impending free-agent goaltender Craig Anderson to a four-year deal today. The deal is worth $12.75 million dollars. The extension may come as a surprise, since Anderson has never really been a standout in net...

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  23. Matt Cooke: Ranking the Worst Hits from the Pittsburgh Penguins Forward

    On Sunday, during the NBC Game of the Week broadcast of the Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Rangers matchup, Penguins' forward Matt Cooke delivered an elbow to the head of Rangers' Ryan McDonagh...

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  24. Steven Stamkos, Alex Ovechkin on Twitter: 11 Other NHL Players Who Should Join

    Tampa Bay Lightning players Steven Stamkos and Nate Thompson have just joined the Twitter community. Alex Ovechkin has just recently reactivated his account . Patrick Sharp has joined as well...

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  25. 2011 NHL Playoff Preview: San Jose Sharks and Their Most Dangerous Opponents

    The San Jose Shark are currently in the third spot in the Western Conference playoff picture. They are currently three points ahead of the next spot, and division rival, Los Angeles Kings...

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