1. NHL's Top 25 Players and the Drink That Best Represents Their Playing Style

    Who is the best player in the NHL ? Years ago it was the hyped Sidney Crosby -Alex Ovechkin argument, with educated fans pointing out that Pavel Datsyuk plays a more complete game than either of them...

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  2. NHL Power Rankings: Where Is Your Team in the Standings Without the Shootout?

    To the misfortune of the Minnesota Wild's Devin Setoguchi, last night's highlights will show his awful shootout attempt , which helped the Montreal Canadiens win the game...

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  3. NHL Trade Speculation: 1 Player Each Team Would Still Like to Get Rid of

    Some teams found what they wanted before the 2012 NHL trade deadline. Others got rid of what they wanted to. Some teams are stuck in the helpless abyss of failing to execute their goals for the February 27th freeze on trades...

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  4. 50 Biggest Questions Looking Ahead to the Rest of the NHL Season

    With the NHL trade deadline absurdity coming and going with a wave of rumors, speculation and potential deals, many questions have been answered...

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  5. Each NHL Team's Worst Trade Deadline Decision of All Time

    With the 2012 NHL trade deadline less than one week away, teams will be working hard to pull off good deals (like turning Steve Downie into a first-round pick) or avoiding disastrous decisions that end up in a slideshow like this...

    Jason Sapunka Written by Jason Sapunka about over 2 years ago 52,530 reads 58 comments

  6. Flyers Trade Rumors Tracker: Reports & Speculation Ahead of NHL Trade Deadline

    A number of NHL players have been linked to the Philadelphia Flyers recently— Rick Nash , Dustin Brown, Paul Gaustad and Luke Schenn to name a few. Earlier in the season, it was thought the team might get Tim Gleason or Hal Gill...

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  7. NHL Trade Speculation: Could Flyers Trade Ilya Bryzgalov for Rick Nash?

    "I think you care too much."— Ilya Bryzgalov on Flyers fans. CrossingBroad.com uncovered a story regarding Philadelphia's maligned goaltender and his exchange with a fan that took place at the recent Flyers Wives Carnival...

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  8. 25 Dirtiest Hits in NHL History

    In a game where it's OK to fight, shove people and blast hard three-inch pieces of rubber across the ice, it's really surprising that there are lines to be crossed...

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  9. 25 Prospects Ready to Be the Next Sidney Crosby

    When the NHL lost Sidney Crosby last season and again this year, it was the game's biggest name going down. The face of the league cannot be an injured player...

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  10. Detroit Red Wings Home Win Streak Not Better Than 1975-1976 Philadelphia Flyers

    On Tuesday night the Detroit Red Wings managed to break* an NHL record. The team is on a 21-game home winning streak, bettering the 1975-76 Philadelphia Flyers ' streak of 20 games...

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  11. 25 Worst Smiles in the NHL

    No hockey player is meant to be a dentist's easiest client. One of the tolls of playing the toughest sport in the world is the constant loss of teeth that results in some of the most frightening smiles humans can have...

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  12. Philadelphia Flyers Trade Rumors: Latest Updates Leading Up to Deadline

    The Philadelphia Flyers ' recent struggles make it very clear that the team will not succeed in the playoffs without making a trade. The team has lost five of its last six games, and they have not won consecutive games since January 12...

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  13. The NHL's 12 Wimpiest Plays of the Year

    Hockey is a physical sport filled with contact, rough encounters and moments that separate tough players from wimpy players. Eventually, though, all sorts of players find themselves in some situation where a lack of grit makes them look a bit pathetic...

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  14. Nail Yakupov and the Top 50 Eligible Players for NHL Draft 2012

    The biggest news in the recent 2012 CHL/NHL Top Prospects game was not that Branden Troock scored the game winner for Team Orr against Team Cherry in the final minute of the third period...

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  15. Tom Sestito of Philadelphia Flyers Fighting to Keep His Spot

    Tom Sestito does not score goals, but he brings everything a hockey team needs from its fourth line. The 6' 5", 230-pounder was called up to the NHL on January 22nd following Danny Briere's concussion...

    Jason Sapunka Written by Jason Sapunka about over 2 years ago 3,022 reads 64 comments

  16. Alexander Ovechkin and the NHL Season's 25 Most Disappointing Stars

    Remember that time Alex Ovechkin was considered to be one of the best hockey player in the world? Along with Sidney Crosby , Ovechkin was showcased in the 2011 NHL Winter Classic in a battle between the two superstars and their respective teams...

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  17. The NHL's 15 Biggest Injury Fakers

    The NHL does not hand out an award for the best fakers. Grown men get paid millions of dollars to play one of the most difficult, strenuous and toughest sports in the world...

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  18. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Chatter Surrounding Each Team

    The 2011-12 NHL trade deadline is less than one month away, set for Monday the 27th of February. With the top and bottom teams in each conference starting to distance themselves ...

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  19. 2012 NHL All-Star Game Mock Draft

    The 2012 NHL All-Star Game captains and assistants have been named. The fantasy draft will take place on January 26th, televised at 8 p.m. on NBC Sports Network, TSN and RDS...

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  20. NHL Free Agents 2012: One Dream Free Agent Each Team Would Kill to Sign

    There's realistic aspirations for every team heading towards the trade deadline. There are also wild, no-sense rumors across the NHL fueled by hopeful desires of fans who want everything for their favorite team...

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  21. Hockey's 20 Most Memorable Goal Celebrations Ever

    "Come on, act like you've scored before!" In Disney's film D3: The Mighty Ducks , the high school team's coach, Ted Orion , yelled at his players for over-celebrating their first goal of the season...

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  22. Philadelphia Flyers Lose Danny Briere and Jaromir Jagr: What's Next?

    Getting a concussion is just the thing to do in Philadelphia for hockey players. After losing Chris Pronger for the season, plus leading scorer Claude Giroux for a number of games, ...

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  23. NHL Free Agency: 10 Biggest Free Agent Mistakes Made Last Summer

    Now halfway through the 2011-'12 NHL season, teams have a general idea of where they stand. Reflecting on what the offseason's roster moves have brought is almost inevitable...

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  24. 50 Silliest Jerseys in Hockey History

    The worst NHL jerseys of all-time are palm-to-face inducing atrocities, but there have been some very bad and ugly jerseys in hockey outside the world's premier league as well...

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  25. 10 NHL Free Agents Who Will Be Without a Team in 2012-13

    As NHL teams approach a critical stage in the season for roster movement, important decisions must be made regarding trading and assessing who the team may look to re-sign in the offseason...

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