Category: Metropolitan Division

3 NHL Teams Flying Under The Radar

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As we anticipate another exciting season of NHL hockey, there are three teams flying comfortably under the radar. While the Chicago Blackhawks, Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins and Los Angeles Kings soak up all the acclaim, and the Montreal Canadiens, Toronto…

Canada’s Olympic Goaltender Possibilties

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Perhaps, for the first time since NHL players began participating in the Winter Olympics, Team Canada does not have a clear cut starting goaltender. In Nagano, Japan, circa 1998, Patrick Roy was the man. When 2002 rolled around, Martin Brodeur…

3 Uncomfortable NHL Goaltending Situations Going Into Training Camp

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With NHL Training Camp only hours away, here are three goaltending situations that will capture the imagination of fans, media and analysts all over the hockey world. Get ready to hear a lot about the goaltending controversies surrounding the Toronto…

It’s Beast Or Bust For The Washington Capitals

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It happened again. The Washington Capitals lost another disappointing series, early in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Once thought to be a contender on the rise, things have not worked out for the Caps in the post season over the last…

The Triumphs, Trials And Tribulations Of Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin

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Remember when Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin were on the cusp of winning every Art Ross, Hart Trophy and Stanley Cup for years to come? When the two superstars entered the National Hockey League they captured the imagination of hockey…

Jarmo Kekalainen Is Earning Respect For The Columbus Blue Jackets

The Columbus Blue Jackets general manager is quickly making a name for himself as one of the NHL’s brightest new GM’s. Kekalainen has vastly improved the Jackets and brought respectability to the franchise for the first time in its thirteen year history.…