Flyers Sticking to New Year’s Resolutions
The New Year is such an exciting time. It’s a fresh start where you can make all of these great resolutions to be a better person! You plan to do more by working out, eating right, and having a more positive outlook. The New Year is a chance to reignite your life! Then Jan. 15 […]
Does Gaudette Influence the Canucks’ Trade Deadline?
As the Vancouver Canucks season continues to flounder, there is a bright light that continues to shine at the end of the tunnel. With the team boasting its strongest prospect group in franchise history, the Canucks’ future is looking extremely bright. The NCAA’s leading scorer, Adam Gaudette, is continuing to illustrate the potential that is […]
Anaheim Ducks: 5 Trade Deadline Targets
The Anaheim Ducks find themselves at somewhat of a fork in the road as the 2018 trade deadline approaches. A fringe playoff team that has disappointingly not shown meaningful improvement since mostly recovering from a plethora of early-season injuries, the Ducks likely are a step away from being able to seriously challenge for the Stanley […]
San Jose Sharks Path to a Stanley Cup
The San Jose Sharks are not a sure thing to make the playoffs, yet this season might be among their best chances to win the Stanley Cup. Several things need to align for this to happen. Still, it is a strangely promising path. I’ve identified five keys to a Sharks playoff run to a Stanley […]
Evaluating Ryan Merkley’s Draft Stock
Mississauga-born Ryan Merkley has been an interesting player to watch throughout his short career in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). He captained the Greater Toronto Hockey League’s (GTHL) Toronto Jr. Canadiens the year prior to being selected in the OHL draft. That season, he was named GTHL Player of the Year as a defenseman. It’s […]
Ducks Drill Down: Back on Track?
‘Ducks Drill Down’ is a regular, ~weekly column that recaps the latest goings-on with the Anaheim Ducks. Last week, they were out. Now, they’re back in. So it goes in this up-and-down season for the Anaheim Ducks. Now, though, with three straight wins, capped by a gutsy shutout victory against the league-leading Vegas Golden Knights, […]
Rinne Plays SENS-ationally Against Ottawa
After a disappointing week, the Nashville Predators needed to make a statement. Pekka Rinne and the top line certainly did, but everyone else looked so-so. The worries about the power play are very real, even though they did score two goals. The zone entry system looks broken and the rest of it seems to revolve […]
Eeli Tolvanen: Nashville’s Next Superstar
When the Nashville Predators stepped to the United Centre’s stage to announce their first-round choice in the 2017 NHL Draft, the organization must have been overwhelmed by the possibilities before them. Despite holding the 30th selection overall, the Predators were fortunate to find themselves within an incredibly deep draft class, and one which offered elite […]