1. Kris Letang: Heir Apparent?

    Prior to the 2005 season, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the consistent bottom-feeders of the NHL, finishing at the bottom of the standings for three straight years...

    J D Written by J D about almost 5 years ago 896 reads 1 comments

  2. Problems with the Pittsburgh Penguins

    In the hockey world, there is no greater honor than winning the Stanley Cup. I almost feel like the cliche' police should come and arrest me for saying it, but that just gives credence to the statement...

    J D Written by J D about almost 5 years ago 888 reads 6 comments

  3. Way Down in Dixie: The NHL in the South, Part Three

    After a few days of rest and relaxation and watching the latest coverage of Sundingate, I am back in the swing of things and writing the third and final installment of my series about the NHL Southeast Division...

    J D Written by J D about over 5 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  4. Way Down in Dixie: The NHL in the South, Part Two

    All right guys and gals, a few days ago, I took a deeper look into hockey in the land of Dixie. That's right. The NHL Southeast is one of the more controversial divisions in the league, with some of the more dynamic and talented players in the league...

    J D Written by J D about over 5 years ago 254 reads 1 comments

  5. Way Down in Dixie: The NHL in the South, Part One

    The South. These two words conjure up images of plantation mansions with giant white pillars, alligator-infested swamps, oppressive humidity, and men dressed like Boss Hogg. Not exactly the environment one would picture hockey players thriving in...

    J D Written by J D about over 5 years ago 514 reads 0 comments

  6. The Tampa Bay Way: How the Lightning's Season Went Awry

    The Tampa Bay Lightning were full of high hopes coming into the 2008-2009 NHL Season—and they had every right to be. After being bought by high-profile owners Len Barrie and Owen Koules the team began the rebuilding process...

    J D Written by J D about over 5 years ago 206 reads 5 comments