1. WWE: John Cena's Draw Has Been Killed by The Rock and His Smackdown

    Well, for those of you who have been living under a rock, The Rock returned to WWE a few weeks back, and was revealed as the host of WrestleMania 27. Much to the delight of fans, The Rock attacked John Cena in his first promo back...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 7,180 reads 51 comments

  2. NHL Playoffs: Top 5 Teams Poised for a Stanley Cup Run

    As the NHL approaches the final stretch of the regular season, teams are gearing up and preparing themselves for a physical, draining gauntlet better known as the Stanley Cup Playoffs...

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  3. Haters Gonna Hate: Pittsburgh Chose Wisely in Acquiring Kovalev

    There seem to be a few naysayers out there, one example being another writer who wrote a piece (find it here ) that the Penguins made a bad decision bringing in Kovalev...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 351 reads 5 comments

  4. Homecoming: Alexei Kovalev Returns to the Pittsburgh Penguins

    Alexei Kovalev , who spent the best years of his career in Pittsburgh , has returned to the Penguins . Pittsburgh sent a seventh-round draft pick to Ottawa in exchange for the Russian sniper...

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  5. Know Your Rule: Top 5 NHL Officials

    NHL officials are the highest paid officials of the four major sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL). Being an official is a prestigious honor and requires a long journey where tenure and experience is invaluable...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 6,830 reads 4 comments

  6. NHL Trade Deadline: Dallas Trades James Neal & Matt Niskanen For Alex Goligoski

    It's official ladies and gentleman, the Dallas Stars have traded LW James Neal and D Matt Niskanen to Pittsburgh for D Alex Goligoski...

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  7. NHL Scary Moments: 5 Injuries Reminding Us Safety is Paramount

    Hockey is a fast and physical game and for many; that is part of the allure of the sport. But while big hits and fights can be exciting, no one wants to see a player get injured...

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  8. Alexander Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin, Ilya Kovalchuk: From Russia Without Love

    Most people can agree that Alexander Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin and Ilya Kovalchuk are three of the top players in the National Hockey League (NHL) today. Even more agreeable is that they are the top three Russian players...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 1,213 reads 1 comments

  9. Tomas Kaberle Sent To Boston For Joe Colborne and Picks

    Well, the speculation is over. Tomas Kaberle has been traded to the Boston Bruins for prospect Joe Colborne, the Bruins' 2011 first round pick and a conditional draft pick...

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  10. Pittsburgh Penguins Could Target the Vancouver Canucks for Trade

    With the Vancouver Canucks defense dropping like flies as of late, they are probably going to bring in some help before the trade deadline...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 1,467 reads 7 comments

  11. Hockey 101: Pittsburgh Penguins Fans Fail Amid Absence of Crosby/Malkin

    It is no mystery that fans from around the league have little respect for the Pittsburgh Penguins fanbase. After filing for bankruptcy in November 1998, attendance for the team fell and the team was nearly moved from the city of Pittsburgh ...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 1,368 reads 17 comments

  12. Pittsburgh Penguins: Injury-Plagued Team Put Into Strange, Unfamiliar Position

    With an injury list long enough to include multiple chapters, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been put into an unfamiliar position. Heading into the postseason, the Penguins are not favored by many to reach the Stanley Cup Finals...

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  13. NHL Faced With Great Opportunity In Wake of Penguins-Islanders Debacle

    February 11, 2011 could mark a historic date for the National Hockey League ( NHL ) if it desires. What started as one of 82 games in a season for the Pittsburgh Penguins and ...

    Russ Godek Written by Russ Godek about over 3 years ago 349 reads 6 comments