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 Detroit Red Wings

Top Shelf Pours is back, back, back again and this time it’s Detroit vs. the world. The Detroit Redwings ended up in 27th place this season with 73 points. While it might not be their best season, the silver lining is that they weren't in last place. Red Wings fans, check it out! One beer: … Continue reading Top Shelf Pours for the Detroit Red Wings

Looking to the Future: Rebuilding in Detroit

At the end of the 2014-2015 season, the Red Wings team faced many challenges. After losing in the first round against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Mike Babcock’s contract as head coach was over and he left, becoming the head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. What seemed like a minor challenge, the team went downhill … Continue reading Looking to the Future: Rebuilding in Detroit

Weekend Update: New Year, New Team?

Week 14: January 1 - 7, 2018 Trading blockThe Montreal Canadiens turned heads this week as they make both literal and theoretical moves, trading back-up goalie Al Montoya to the Oilers in exchange for a conditional fourth-round 2018 draft pick, and allowing rumors of a Max Pacioretty trade to spread ravenous around the league. Their … Continue reading Weekend Update: New Year, New Team?

5 Most Underrated Players in the NHL

Every year, before the NHL season starts, tons of articles are released about which players are expected to make a splash in the upcoming year. It’s generally the same type of list every time: Sidney Crosby, Alexander Ovechkin, Steven Stamkos, Henrik Lundqvist, and players of that caliber. But what about the ”other” players? What about … Continue reading 5 Most Underrated Players in the NHL

The Red Wings Are Forced To Get Political

This past weekend in America was so crazy that even the Detroit Red Wings got involved. Among the Confederate and Nazi flags, was a symbol that looked exactly like the team's logo. https://twitter.com/CNN/status/897075269806288897/photo/1 A group known as "The Detroit Right Wings" used the logo and put their own twist on it by incorporating the Nazi … Continue reading The Red Wings Are Forced To Get Political

The Most Surprising Players Exposed to the Expansion Draft

Sunday morning, 30 NHL teams submitted a list of players that they will protect from the expansion draft that will take place Wednesday, June 21. Most of the lists were predictable and as expected, but here a few that seemed the most puzzling: Arizona Coyotes Arizona's decision to expose Radim Vrbata is baffling. Vrbata led the team … Continue reading The Most Surprising Players Exposed to the Expansion Draft