The 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs are set to begin this Wednesday and it’s bound to be a good one. Despite my criticism for the current format, it does make for some entertaining first round series’. Let’s break them down starting in the Western Conference. Western Conference Nashville (1) VS. Colorado (WC 2) In a shocking … More 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview : Round 1
The NHL has become the most paratic league of any of the four major sports leagues. Teams can go from dead last in the league to the playoffs in the very next season. We have seen that two years in a row now with the Toronto Maple Leafs last season and the Colorado Avalanche this … More Looking Back… My NHL 2017/2018 Predictions
The NHL playoff format has really come into question this season. Many teams who have had excellent seasons are not getting favorable matchups in the first round. For example, as it stands today, the top 3 Atlantic division teams are all better than the top 3 Metropolitan teams. The idea of the new playoff format … More A New NHL Playoff Format
The Vegas Golden Knights have obviously been the biggest story in the National Hockey League this season. They have led the Pacific for almost the entire season and have recently become the President’s Trophy front runners. They are by far the best NHL expansion team in the leagues’ existence, and in my opinion, the best … More Who Helped Vegas The Most?
Offsides has been a hot topic of debate over the past few NHL seasons. The addition of video review has been a huge reason for this debate. Very few people are fans of the offside reviews as they often take large amounts of time for the officials to come to a decision. It is extremely … More The Offsides Debate
The 2012 NHL Entry Draft is an extremely strange draft in my eyes. Some players at the top of this draft have turned out to be complete disasters. For example, the Oilers taking Nail Yakupov turned out to be a complete debacle. The Islanders taking Griffin Reinhart 4th overall seemed like a bad pick at … More Redrafting The 2012 NHL Entry Draft
The 2011 NHL Entry Draft was another very solid draft, which was very tough once again to put my top 10 together. There are quite a few players who just missed the cut. Mika Zibanejad Zibanejad has become a great trigger-man for the Rangers on the powerplay. Not that great defensively for a center however. … More Redrafting The 2011 NHL Entry Draft