The trade deadline has come and gone, which means one thing. The playoff push is officially on. So here is my thoughts on a few of the moves that I loved. Washington Capitals acquire Kevin Shattenkirk from the St. Louis Blues. I love this move for the Caps. Look Shattenkirk is what he is, a […]Read more "Three Deadline Moves I Loved."
On Wednesday, Feb. 15 the NHL announced that Detroit Red Wings winger Gustav Nyquist was suspended six games for high sticking Minnesota Wild defensemen, Jared Spurgeon. The incident occurred on Feb. 12 in a game between the Wild and Red Wings. In the 2nd period of the game Spurgeon cross checked Nyquist in the back. Then Nyquist […]Read more "Gustav Nyquist suspended six games for high sticking"
On February 14, the Montreal Canadiens announced that they had fired Head Coach Michel Therrien, and replaced him with Claude Julien. On the surface this is a very strange move. The Canadiens are in first place in the Atlantic Division, and have a four point lead over the Ottawa Senators. Montreal has only won three games […]Read more "Canadiens show no love on Valentine’s Day, Therrien Fired"
In 2014 the Colorado Avalanche appeared to be on the verge of something special. Patrick Roy was coaching the team and they had a young core of talented forwards like Nathan Mackinnon, Matt Duchene, Gabriel Landeskog, Paul Stastny and Ryan O’Reilly. They also received good goaltending from Semyon Varlamov. Despite being eliminated from the playoffs […]Read more "What’s next for the Colorado Avalanche?"