I don’t know if this is a shared experience or perhaps a function of the small group of Pens fans that I know, but I have found that there is no group of fans more self congratulating in ood times or self pitying in the bad times than Penguins fans. If they win, it’s because […]
What everyone is talking about Finally, we have a second team advancing to the next round of the playoffs. After Anaheim swept the Jets, teams trailing in their respective series have been not unlike zombies, completely unkillable. Well, the aging Penguins very closely resemble zombies on their best days, and the Rangers finally were able […]
In conclusion, the Rangers will face either the Islanders or Capitals in the second round.
What everyone is talking about The Lightning had a ferocious come back, coming from 2-0 down to win in over time over the Red Wings. Playoff hockey is really fun. Fox, Sporting News, NHL.com Speaking of the playoffs and a team that is so far from the playoffs it’s sort of funny to bring them […]
What everyone is talking about There is a panoply of things to talk about, as often happens when the playoffs get going, and the focus hasn’t been on any one particular series. The Lightning and Red Wings get Game 4 tonight, with the first team to score securing the win in every game thus far. […]
What everyone is talking about Last night and into the early morning, we had a 3 overtime thriller. Well, it was a thriller so long as you aren’t a fan of Nashville or Chicago, because in that case, it was probably excruciating. Brent Seabrook won the game, and the Hawks have a commanding lead […]
What everyone is talking about Playoff hockey returned to Winnipeg for the first time in decades, and not only was the night ruined for the, it was ruined in completely heartbreaking fashion, because the Ducks are the absolute worst. Fox, Sports Illustrated, NHL.com Scoreboard New York Rangers 2, Pittsburgh 1 – There is a lot […]
What everyone is talking about Last night it was about the Western Conference’s all Canada matchup, but today the focus is on the East, where Montreal has a death grip on their series, and are in good position for a sweep. ESPN, Sporting News, CBC Elsewhere, the Sharks are out of the playoffs but […]
Bad news, hockey, the Oilers are going to f’k up Connor McDavid.
What everyone is talking about It’s late and the scoreboard will still be about Saturday, but the other outlets of the world have moved on to Western Canada, where the Flames are leading the Canucks in Game 3 action. NBC, (Yahoo links to NBC feed), CBC, TSN, NHL.com Scoreboard Tampa Bay 5, Detroit 1 – […]
What everyone is talking about The Red Wings took game 1, but the Lightning are making short work of the Red Wings tonight. Goal after goal. Yahoo, CBC, NHL.com Scoreboard Montreal 3, Ottawa 2 – The Senators are the only team down 2 goals so far. Your Hamburgler can’t save us now. Washington 4, […]
November: Intern Jared – “Hey, I’ve got a great Bobby Ryan pun all saved up!” Editor – “Well, we don’t really let interns write our headlines, especially this early in the season. Maybe later.” December: Editor: As is policy here at NHL.com, we will let the intern of the month write one of the day’s headlines! […]
What everyone is talking about There were only 4 games it was the playoffs, but for some reason, there didn’t appear to be one big story that emerged from the playoffs that everyone wanted to talk about. There is a little bit of focus on Anaheim crushing the hopes and dreams of the entire province […]
What everyone is talking about The Senators opened their series with the Canadiens last night, and were beat up, both in the hockey sense of the word, but also physically, as PK Subban took a swipe at Mark Stone and broke his wrist. The Senators are going to be out for revenge, just as much […]