The most important position on a team is the goaltender, in the words of Alain Vigneault “If my goaler is better than your goaler, I win, if your goaler is better than my goaler, you win.”
After four years of battling for a promotion, the nation of Germany is making its return to the World Junior’s top division for the first time since 2015. While countries like Canada, Sweden, Russia and the United States have come to expect success at this event, Germany has acquired the […]
Coming off a perfect 4-0-0 round-robin last year at the World Junior Championship before being bounced by the United States in the semifinals, they managed to grab the bronze medal after not medalling at all in 2018, the first time since 2010 that the Russians left the tournament without any […]
Canada has won gold in two of the last three World Junior Championship tournaments in the Czech Republic.
The 2019-2020 World Junior Squad for the US will definitely have a lot of new faces on it.
The IIHF World Championships are a fertile landscape for Cinderella bids. Played on Olympic-style ice (for now) in a setting called “quirky” by NHL fans and “ice hockey” by the rest of the civilized world, the tournament gives Finnish, Swedish, and Swiss-league pros a fighting chance against the class of […]
The puck is set to drop for the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship on December 26 in Ostrava and Třinec Czech Republic. With their country hosting the tournament for it’s fourth time, Team Czech Republic will look to make a bigger push into the medal rounds after last year’s finish. […]
The Canadians should roll the 2019 Spengler Cup.
The NHL season is already three weeks old. Some teams are off to hot starts and some teams are off to slow starts. The NHL season is not a sprint, it is a marathon. Who are the Top 10 teams entering the third week of the NHL regular season? 10. […]
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Forward Patrick Laine signed a 2-year deal worth $6.75 million per season with the Winnipeg Jets. Laine was a restricted free agent all summer and there was some concerns that he was not going to be signed by opening night. Patrik Laine should now be ready when the season starts […]
Now this is stupid.
Defenseman Justin Faulk was traded from the Carolina Hurricanes to the St. Louis Blues and so was a 2020 fifth-round pick for defenseman Joel Edmundson, Dominik Bokk, and a 2021 seventh-round pick. Faulk also signed a 7-year contract extension with St. Louis worth $6.5 million per season. The Blues just […]
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Ivan Provorov was a restricted free agent of Thursday. He is 22 years old and was drafted seventh overall for this franchise back in 2015. Provorov officially signed a six-year deal worth $6.75 million each season on Friday with Philadelphia.He had a down year last season with […]
Keep the change.
NHL Entry Draft day is here!
The NHL decided the hit by Zdeno Chara on Evander Kane did not violate rule 48 which governs checks to the head and they believe the head is not the main point of contact. Chara got Kane up high before the two players dropped gloves in the third period on […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins win a huge game over rival Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Tuesday evening, moving them into the number one slot in the Wild Card Standings. Pittsburgh got off to a hot start with two goals in the first and followed that up with one in the second […]
FOX Sports Florida, the regional television home of the Florida Panthers, announced the Panthers at Arizona Coyotes game this evening and Panthers at Las Vegas Golden Knights game on Thursday, Feb. 28 will each be made available on the FOX Sports Florida alternate channel for select television providers. Both broadcasts […]