Posts Categorized: NHL

Adding to the Offense

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The Montreal Canadiens announced the signing of forward Alexander Semin today to a one year contract worth $1.1 million. Semin became a free agent earlier this offseason after the Carolina Hurricanes bought out the remainder of his 3 year contract worth $7 million. Last season was Semin’s worst offensive season of his career as he […]

Leafs Name Lamoriello New General Manager

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The Toronto Maple Leafs made a shocking and major announcement today naming former New Jersey Devils President and General Manager Lou Lamoriello the 16th GM in Maple Leafs history. The announcement came shortly after Lamoriello announced his resignation as Devils president. Since Lamoriello is still under contract with the Devils, the Leafs will be required […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 2 Review

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Here we are a month into the NHL Playoffs and we are down to 4 teams. The 2009 Champion Penguins, the 2010 Champion Blackhawks, the 2011 Champion Bruins and the 2012 Champion Kings. So we are guaranteed to have a 2 time winner in the last 5 years. We’ve seen plenty of wild games, some upsets, some […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 2 Predictions

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After an exciting first round of playoff hockey tonight marks the start of round 2 but just like round 1 before it gets underway I give you my predictions. Eastern Conference (1) Pittsburgh Penguins vs. (7) Ottawa Senators After the first round you would think that the teams rolls were reversed. The Senators expected to […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 Review

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After 2 hard fought weeks of playoff hockey the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs are over. We saw plenty of wild games, some upsets, some scares and a few steam rollings. I am going to take a look back at each series and compare its outcome with my pre-playoff predictions.     Eastern […]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 Predictions

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After a 4 month plus lockout and a shortened 48 game season tonight marks the begin of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Before those series get underway I give my thoughts and predictions for each first round playoff matchup. Eastern Conference (1) Pittsburgh Penguins vs. (8) New York Islanders The Pittsburgh Penguins are considered by […]

NHL Playoffs Predictions

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The NHL Playoffs are set to begin tonight with 3 Western Conference matchups but before those series get underway I give you my predictions right through to the Cup Final. Eastern Conference Round 1 (1) Pittsburgh Penguins vs. (8) New York Islanders – Pittsburgh Penguins (2) Montreal Canadiens vs. (7) Ottawa Senators – Montreal Canadiens (3) […]