2019 Off-Season Plan: New Jersey Devils

Ah, how winning the draft lottery can change the outlook of a team drastically. After a 31-41-10 season, that saw the Devils finish with the second worst record in the eastern conference, 8 points clear of the lowly Senators, things looked a little bleak. But there is hope for all teams that miss the playoffs, … Continue reading 2019 Off-Season Plan: New Jersey Devils

NHL Playoff Preview: Western Conference

We already previewed the east, so now it's time to take a look at the matches in the western conference, and there are once again some really interesting series on this side of the Bracket. Calgary Flames (50-25-7) vs Colorado Avalanche (38-30-14) The Flames had an incredible regular season under new head coach Bill Peters, … Continue reading NHL Playoff Preview: Western Conference

NHL Playoff Preview: Eastern Conference

It's that time of year again, time for Playoff hockey! This year's first round features some lopsided matches, rematches of previous years, and a couple teams that haven't seen the light of playoff hockey in quiet some time. Without further delay, let's preview the first round matchups in the Eastern conference! Tampa Bay Lightning (62-16-4) … Continue reading NHL Playoff Preview: Eastern Conference

The surprise turn-around that might get the Arizona Coyotes into the playoffs

While it seems like most people in the hockey world are stuck talking about how the Carolina Hurricanes will likely make the playoffs after missing out on the post season 9 straight years, there is a team in the Western Conference that more people should be talking about. That team is the Arizona Coyotes. The … Continue reading The surprise turn-around that might get the Arizona Coyotes into the playoffs

Seattle will have a more challenging expansion draft than the Golden Knights did

Seattle will finally be getting an NHL franchise and will be joining the league in 2021, in case you live under a rock and haven't yet heard. Now, 2021 is still a long way away, heck the NHL could even have a lockout between now and then (fingers crossed that we don't have to go … Continue reading Seattle will have a more challenging expansion draft than the Golden Knights did

Season Preview: Atlantic Division

The 2018-2019 NHL is almost ready to get going. Teams have made their final cuts and have now turned their attention towards opening night. For the first division I will be previewing, I decided to go for the division that seems to be pretty consistent throughout most peoples predictions. So without further delay, here is … Continue reading Season Preview: Atlantic Division

Montreal Trades Captain Max Pacioretty to Vegas

At about 1am in the morning, most people are either asleep or just getting to. That wasn't the case for Marc Bergevin, who at just after 1am on Monday morning traded captain Max Pacioretty to the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for Tomas Tatar, prospect Nick Suzuki and a 2nd round pick in the 2019 … Continue reading Montreal Trades Captain Max Pacioretty to Vegas