Blues Can Close Out Series Against Wild With Win

On Wednesday night, the St. Louis Blues have a chance to sweep their first round series against the Wild Minnesota. After starting out the series as the underdog’s, the Blues have quickly shown that they deserve to be in the postseason and have shocked the Wild. The Blues have been playing strong hockey for most…

Blackhawks Overpower Blues 4-2, Ride Hot Streak into March

image h/t – nbc The Chicago Blackhawks cued up Chelsea Dagger four times in their win over the St. Louis Blues Sunday night in vengeance of a 5-1 Winter Classic loss. The sweet sound of The Fratellis, the taste of $10 Budweiser, Scott Darling standing on his head in Crawford’s absence, and another strong outing…

Patrick Marleau Scored Four Goals in One Period Last Night

Last night, the San Jose Sharks visited the Colorado Avalanche in the back half of a home-and-home series. The Sharks were riding a four-game winning streak and things looked pretty good that they could make it five since the Avs are an absolute dumpster fire this season. Well, not only did the Sharks beat them,…

Beginners Guide to the World Junior Championships

We’re approaching the end of the round robin of the World Junior Championship and for those of you who don’t know what that is or aren’t watching, you’re in luck because I’m here to help you join in on the fun. This is the essentials you need to know for the opening round to really…

Dustin Brown’s Replacement: Anze Kopitar Named 14th Kings Captain

If you’re a hockey fan, you would have heard that this offseason the Los Angeles Kings stripped Dustin Brown of his captaincy and handed it off to star forward Anze Kopitar. Which, in reality was a long time coming for ole’ Dusty. Over the past eight seasons Brown led the team to two Stanley Cups…

Connor McDavid is the new Oilers Captain and I’m Depressed

Today, the Edmonton Oilers made NHL history by making 19-year-old Connor McDavid the club’s new captain, the youngest ever in the league. The phenom was already captain of Team North America in this summers World Cup of Hockey and it was rumored since last season that McDavid would be the new leader, so this should…

Hockey is Officially Back in Seven Days

Was this off-season short or what? Maybe it’s because the Sharks were in the Finals or we had the World Cup of Hockey, but this time off felt extremely short. Not that I’m complaining because hockey is officially back IN FOUR DAYS! And we’ve got some two great rivalry games to kick-off this season. First up is the…

The New York Rangers win the Jimmy Vesey Sweepstakes

Yesterday, Jimmy Vesey decided to join the Rangers organization over a multitude of other choices. He signed a two-year contract with the club. ESPN reported on the team signing the coveted player (please don’t judge me for using ESPN as a hockey source): Vesey became a free agent at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. In addition to the…

My Thoughts on the World Cup of Hockey Sweaters

With the World Cup of Hockey coming juuussstttt under a month away (starts on September 17th) I figured it was time to weigh in on the sweaters most of our favorite players will be repping. Here they are if you haven’t seen them already: From NHL.com Ok, so first can we all agree that Team…