1. Update: NHL Offers New Proposal to NHLPA: Is This the One to Get It Done?

    UPDATE : Pierre LeBrun has outlined the letter sent to the clubs about the league's proposal. Updates: Change free agency start from July 1 to July 10 ( LeBrun ) 10-Year ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about almost 2 years ago 11,131 reads 96 comments

  2. 10 Most Unbelievable Things from ESPN's 2013 NHL Season Simulation

    Live NHL hockey isn’t happening but ESPN and EA Sports have teamed up to do a weekly season simulation. As the simulation is reaching the mid-way point, there are some pretty unbelievable facts from the mock NHL season...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about almost 2 years ago 2,185 reads 6 comments

  3. The Worst Moment in Each NHL Franchise's History

    One thing is certain in the NHL —heartbreak. While one fanbase celebrates, another 29 weep. The ultimate high created by hoisting a Stanley Cup is inevitably followed by an unbearable low...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 85,606 reads 86 comments

  4. NHL Free Agency: Boom or Bust for Each Goaltender on a New Team in 2013

    Goaltenders are a polarizing group—play well and fans love you, play poorly and they don’t. The big-name goaltenders didn ’t go anywhere, but there are a few looking ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 794 reads 5 comments

  5. Tampa Bay Lightning: Update on the Bolts' Top 10 Prospects

    The extended NHL lockout can’t touch the growth of some of the young players developing in the prospect system...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,423 reads 2 comments

  6. NHL Free Agency: 15 Best 'Bang-for-Your-Buck' Players Still Without a Team

    The collective bargaining agreement negotiations have put a hold on new contracts. Among the discussion points is the salary cap...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 2,093 reads 7 comments

  7. Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma: Postgame Grades from Sooners' Win vs. Cowboys

    The Bedlam Rivalry between No. 13 Oklahoma and No. 21 Oklahoma State lived up to its billing Saturday. For the first time in the history of the Bedlam Rivalry, it took overtime to ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 2,901 reads 12 comments

  8. NHL Lockout: Amnesty Buyout Back on the Table, Why These 10 Players Should Worry

    On Nov. 7, Larry Brooks of the New York Post reported that amnesty buyouts are back on the table in the collective bargaining agreement discussions...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 274 reads 40 comments

  9. NHL: Get to Know Your Next Batch of Superstars

    While the NHL lockout hasn’t been beneficial to most of those affected, this extended offseason has allowed many young players to compete professionally elsewhere and could help speed their development...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 3,479 reads 46 comments

  10. Fantasy Hockey Advice: The 15 Best-Kept Secrets in Fantasy Hockey

    The NHL lockout has caused some unfortunate openings in every hockey fan’s schedule—including those that play fantasy hockey...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 9,556 reads 11 comments

  11. Oregon State vs. Stanford: 10 Things We Learned from Cardinal's Win

    The game of the week in the Pac-12 lived up to its billing as two hard-nosed programs in Stanford and Oregon State needed every second to decide a winner...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  12. Oregon State vs Stanford: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Stanford rallies after giving up 23 straight points to knock off Oregon State 27-23 and improve to 6-1 in the Pac-12. This game lived up to its billing between two of the toughest defenses in the Pac-12...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 3,540 reads 5 comments

  13. Alabama vs. LSU: Postgame Grades from Tigers' Loss vs. Crimson Tide

    No. 5 LSU hosted No. 1 Alabama in a huge SEC West contest with national title implications. The Tigers played practically mistake-free in the second half, but it wasn't enough to knock off Alabama 21-17...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 5,827 reads 34 comments

  14. NHL Free Agency: Teams That Looked Absolutely Lost This Summer

    The big names came and went. Trades were made. Draft picks were signed and most teams worked to fill holes and improve for the upcoming season. Still, some NHL teams just seemed to look a bit lost this offseason...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,235 reads 12 comments

  15. Michigan Football vs Nebraska: Final Report Card, Player Grades for the Huskers

    For the first time since 1911, the Nebraska Cornhuskers (5-2, 2-1 Big Ten) hosted the 22nd-ranked Michigan Wolverines (5-2, 3-0) in a huge Big Ten Legends Division matchup...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 3,969 reads 27 comments

  16. Guy Boucher: Pressure Will Be on Tampa Bay Lightning Coach When Play Resumes

    The Tampa Bay Lightning spent money this offseason to put together arguably their most complete team since the 2003-04 season. Entering his third season as head coach, Guy Boucher will be under pressure to win after play resumes...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 575 reads 0 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball: 8 Breakthrough Pitchers for the 2013 Season

    The 2012 MLB season is preparing for its most exciting series of the year, but it’s never too early to pick the breakthrough pitchers for next season. Jayson Stark of ESPN...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,749 reads 0 comments

  18. Tampa Bay Lightning: Why Teddy Purcell Is the Next Big Lightning Star

    The Tampa Bay Lightning never have a shortage of supercharged stars. When one player slows down, another rises, and next in line is Teddy Purcell ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,474 reads 16 comments

  19. NHL Lockout: 5 Things to Expect from the NHLPA's Counter Proposal

    With the new proposal offered by the NHL as a basis for negotiations, the ball is clearly in the players’ court...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 883 reads 4 comments

  20. Norwich City vs. Arsenal: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Arsenal travels to Norwich City for a Saturday night Premier League match between two teams at opposite ends of the table. Norwich currently sits 19th in the EPL standings with three points while still searching for its first win of the season...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 2,365 reads 1 comments

  21. Oregon vs. Arizona State: Breaking Down the Starting QBs Pac-12 Battle

    Thursday night, third-ranked Oregon (6-0, 3-0 Pac -12 North) travels to Arizona State (5-1, 3-0 Pac -12 South) in a battle for conference supremacy led by two underclassmen quarterbacks in Arizona State's Taylor Kelly and Oregon's Marcus Mariota ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 720 reads 1 comments

  22. Spain vs. France: 5 Matchups to Watch in the Upcoming World Cup Qualifier

    France and Spain have gotten off to strong starts in the FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifying so far. Both teams are 2-0 heading into their head-to-head matchup on Oct. 16...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 2,940 reads 9 comments

  23. 5 Reasons the San Francisco Giants Will Reach the 2012 World Series

    Improbable comeback, completed. The San Francisco Giants rallied from two games down by winning three straight road games to advance to the NLCS...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 3,718 reads 6 comments

  24. Calvin Johnson: How Does Recent Concussion Affect His Fantasy Status?

    Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions reportedly played through a concussion in the second half of the Week 4 game against the Minnesota Vikings ...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 943 reads 1 comments

  25. Tampa Bay Lightning: Make No Mistake, This Is Steven Stamkos' Team

    Hockey is a game of tradition. From the Original Six to newer franchises like the Columbus Blue Jackets , don’t tell fans their team doesn ’t have tradition...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 years ago 1,406 reads 6 comments