Category: Atlantic Divison

Why the Ottawa Senators have failed to build off last season’s surprising success

Craig Anderson, Ottawa Senators.

It may be time to look ahead to next season for the Ottawa Senators. With an embarrassing 8-4 loss to the New York Rangers last night, in what players were calling the most important game of the year, the Senators now…

Leafs become fourth Eastern Conference club to finish above .500 in California

There is an old adage in Leaf Land: the Leafs always do the opposite of what you expect. As you can tell, Torontonians have been expecting them to win the Stanley Cup for forty-seven-years. No one expected the Leafs to…

Martin St. Louis off to slow start with New York Rangers

Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning, 1,000 games.

The New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning swapped captains last week on NHL trade deadline day. The deal sent last season’s Art Ross winner, Martin St. Louis, to the New York Rangers for Ryan Callahan, a first-round pick in…

Leafs Randy Carlyle returns to Anaheim where he won the Stanley Cup in 2007

Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle returns to Anaheim tonight for the first time since his dismissal on November 30, 2011. Carlyle’s tenure with the Ducks lasted more than six full seasons, and he enjoyed some success, including a…

The Bolts May Have Trouble Adjusting To Life After Martin St. Louis

Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman traded captain Martin St. Louis this past Wednesday under a cloud of controversy. The last remaining member of the 2004 Bolts Cup team requested a trade to the New York Rangers after being…

Tampa Bay Lightning: Martin St. Louis wanted trade after Olympic snub

Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning, 1,000 games.

It has been reported by several media outlets that Tampa Bay Lightning captain Martin St. Louis asked to be traded when Bolts GM Steve Yzerman, who also played general manager for Team Canada’s gold medal winning team in Sochi, left…