1. NHL Free Agency 2013: Post-Frenzy Pretenders and Contenders

    The biggest weekend of the 2013 NHL free-agency period brought about many intriguing signings and a few big-time trades...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 41,077 reads 240 comments

  2. Predicting Where Every Top NHL Free Agent Will Land

    Vincent Lecavalier is now a Philadelphia Flyer . Say what? Sorry Red Wings and Canadiens fans, but don't fret—good prizes are still available...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 37,111 reads 50 comments

  3. NHL Draft 2013: Will the Avalanche Regret Passing on Seth Jones?

    Seth Jones or no Seth Jones? It seems the Colorado Avalanche and its management team, headed by Joe Sakic, have decided against selecting Jones, who monopolized the No. 1 overall prospect spot for nearly a year...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 6,341 reads 18 comments

  4. The Better 2014 Stanley Cup Contender: Boston Bruins or Chicago Blackhawks?

    The fans of the other 28 teams that didn't hoist Lord Stanley's Cup are already assessing the 2014 season...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 13,063 reads 28 comments

  5. Most Disappointing Players of the 2013 NHL Playoffs

    Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin in the 2013 Eastern Conference Final scored zero points and had a combined minus-eight rating...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 16,438 reads 36 comments

  6. Elias Lindholm NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL Entry Draft at the Prudential Center marks a rebirth league wide. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

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  7. Valeri Nichushkin NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL entry draft at the Prudential Center marks a rebirth league wide. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

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  8. Aleksander Barkov NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL Entry Draft at the Prudential Center marks a rebirth league wide. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 2,878 reads 4 comments

  9. Jonathan Drouin NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL Entry Draft at the Prudential Center marks a rebirth league wide. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 3,183 reads 2 comments

  10. Nathan MacKinnon NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL Entry Draft at the Prudential Center marks a league-wide rebirth. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 2,937 reads 1 comments

  11. Seth Jones NHL Draft 2013: Highlights and Pro Player Comparison

    The June 30 NHL Entry Draft at the Prudential Center marks a league-wide rebirth. For non-playoff teams, it’s a time to procure blue-chip talent as organizations rebuild and add superstars with the future squarely in sight...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 5,617 reads 14 comments

  12. Updated Las Vegas Odds for the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs' Conn Smythe Trophy

    The wily oddsmakers in Las Vegas will take bets on just about anything. A coin flip. A national anthem. So why not make some money on the Stanley Cup playoffs by handicapping which ...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 19,328 reads 35 comments

  13. Michael Ballack Says Chelsea Will Succeed in Jose Mourinho's Return

    According to ESPN , Jose Mourinho and Chelsea have agreed to a four-year deal that will bring the former Chelsea manager back to Stamford Bridge...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 11,628 reads 25 comments

  14. 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs: X-Factors for Eastern and Western Conference Finals

    If Jarome Iginla snubbing the Boston Bruins, Matt Cooke's hit on Marc Savard and Jaromir Jagr returning to Pittsburgh don't provide enough drama, a Stanley Cup berth is now on the line between the Penguins and Bruins...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 9,040 reads 4 comments

  15. Transfer Window Gossip: Football Fans Choose Dream Transfer Player

    Put yourself in the place of your team's manager or ownership group. The transfer window is approaching and your club can buy any player in the world in hopes of winning a league title, European Cup and more...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 29,423 reads 131 comments

  16. Michael Ballack Explains Why Borussia Dortmund Can Topple Bayern Munich

    German international and former Bayern Munich star Michael Ballack knows a thing or two about the UEFA Champions League final...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 3,903 reads 1 comments

  17. Do NHL Referees Have Too Much Power over Stanley Cup Playoffs?

    If you talk to Jonathan Quick or Mark Eaton or Brian Strait, they'll have plenty to say about the NHL referees in the 2013 Stanley Cup...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 11,152 reads 94 comments

  18. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2013: X-Factors and Predictions for Entire Second Round

    Did you have the Boston Bruins overcoming a three-goal deficit to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs in overtime of Game 7 to advance? Or the New York Rangers and Henrik Lundqvist posting ...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 20,970 reads 114 comments

  19. 2013 NHL MVP: Debating John Tavares vs. Sidney Crosby for Hart Trophy

    It's not only the playoffs, but it's also awards season in the NHL . Day by day, names are released for various awards with everyone awaiting the announcement of the Hart Trophy for league MVP...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 13,094 reads 132 comments

  20. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2013: Revealing the Stanley Cup's Biggest Secrets

    In less than two months, the winning captain will hoist the Stanley Cup above his head as hundreds of captains have done before. In 120 years, the Stanley Cup has amassed millions of frequent-flyer miles and even more tall tales...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 10,130 reads 2 comments

  21. NHL Playoffs 2013: Key Players, X-Factors & Predictions for Entire 1st Round

    The first round of the 2013 NHL playoffs is filled with intriguing matchups in both the Eastern and Western Conferences. In the East, the Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers series is certainly the most intriguing...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about 1 year ago 23,109 reads 65 comments

  22. NHL Stars Whose Reputations Changed Significantly During 2013 Season

    The nature of professional sports boils down to one simple, harsh truth: what have you done for me lately? Fortunately for superstar players who've built up enough equity and cache ...

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  23. Another Stirring Tribute to Boston Before Bruins and Penguins Game

    During the pregame skate before Saturday's matchup with the Pittsburgh Penguins , Boston Bruins players donned baseball hats honoring all of the branches of police and military ...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about over 1 year ago 2,323 reads 2 comments

  24. Most Lethal Power-Play Units in the NHL

    When you're given the man advantage in hockey, you'd better capitalize. I didn't necessarily mean to use that word, but it applies since the streaking Capitals possess the best power play in the NHL at the moment in terms of percentage...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about over 1 year ago 9,565 reads 6 comments

  25. NHL Playoffs 2013: Top Seeds on Upset Alert

    Last season, the Los Angeles Kings pulled off quite a feat when they entered the playoffs as an eight seed (barely making the postseason altogether) and beat a formidable Vancouver Canucks team that everyone expected to advance out of the first round...

    Ryan O'Leary Written by Ryan O'Leary about over 1 year ago 6,377 reads 12 comments