Trade Patterns of Every NHL Team

The NHL trade deadline looms near and it's always fun to see what the return for certain players ends up being at this time of the season. It's even more fun to see which teams are desperate enough to risk it all. We went back to the start of the 2013-2014 season (when the divisions … Continue reading Trade Patterns of Every NHL Team

Top Shelf Pours for the Buffalo Sabres

With the NHL playoffs coming to close soon and the offseason fastly approaching, we all need something fun to get through the summer with. So, I’m introducing Top Shelf Pours, a series that pairs hockey teams with a beer, a mixed drink, and a wine. Now I know not every hockey fan drinks, and there … Continue reading Top Shelf Pours for the Buffalo Sabres

Is Tanking Really Worth It?

With the NHL season winding down, teams have to decide whether to keep on fighting or to tank and try to get a decent draft pick. But, as either a player or a fan, is tanking really worth it? Is tanking something that we, as fans, should actually root for? I think it’s safe to … Continue reading Is Tanking Really Worth It?

Weekend Update: Happy Birthday, NHL!

Week 8: November 20 - 26, 2017 Injury report Kyle Palmieri (NJD) - The Devils right winger suffered what was eventually evaluated to be a broken foot during a game against Minnesota on Monday night. The injury could have Palmieri sidelined for up to six weeks, an unsavory outcome to his return after already missing … Continue reading Weekend Update: Happy Birthday, NHL!

A Look at the Captain Vacancies

As the 2017-18 season rolls in, there are plenty of NHL teams who currently lack that officially-appointed leadership roll. Let's take a look at the teams who have a captaincy roll to fill and what their options are heading into October. Arizona Coyotes  After the departure and retirement of Shane Doan, it seems Oliver Ekman-Larsson … Continue reading A Look at the Captain Vacancies

Who Will This Year’s “New Kids” Be?: Rookie Predictions

Rookies are one of the most cherished parts of any sport, especially hockey. The unique thing about hockey is that many first-year players are as young as 18 or 19, as opposed to baseball, for example, with the MLB’s rookies’ average age being 24 ½. So, who will step up to the NHL this year? … Continue reading Who Will This Year’s “New Kids” Be?: Rookie Predictions

Mark Your Calendars for These Games on NBCSN

NBC Sports released the schedule for the 2017-2018 season of NHL on NBC. Here are a few games that should be watched league-wide: Tue., Oct. 10 Arizona Vegas NBCSN 10 p.m. EST This will be Vegas' first home game. Everyone should tune in, not only to see what the expansion team will look like on … Continue reading Mark Your Calendars for These Games on NBCSN