Behind Boston’s Bruins’ Boom

Going 7-1-2 in their last ten games, the Boston Bruins have skated into fourth place in the Eastern Conference. Behind scoring from Charlie McAvoy, David Backes, David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand, the Bruins have soared into a pretty playoff position. In fourth, if the season ended now, Boston would face the fifth place Toronto Maple…

Festivus

Today is the 20th anniversary of the Seinfeld episode concerning the holiday, Festivus. In following the tradition, this December 23rd, here is my airing of grievances and feats of strength from the major sports: Unfortunately the @NFL doesn't identify Festivus, therefore I am required to work on such holiday. The silver lining is that my…

Should the Dakotas get an NHL team(s)?

Wait a minute, there are two teams in Florida, one team in Arizona, and one team in Texas, but zero in the Dakotas? South and North Dakota are practically Canada and have hockey genetically coded into their blood. Why don’t they have a team? Several towns and cities have semi-pro teams and get close to…

Bold Speculations about Marchenko Waiver Placement

Alexei Marchenko was waived. James van Riemsdyk has been received significant interest around the league. Something is brewing. Prior to August 14, the Maple Leafs’ roster was full. All twenty-three spots were taken up. The Maple Leafs were ready to start the season. Alexey Marchenko of the Toronto Maple Leafs was put on NHL waivers…

What’s Next for Tyler Bozak?

James DiBianco on Flickr It’s no secret that Tyler Bozak is the odd one out this summer for the Toronto Maple Leafs. With Toronto’s center depth and Tyler Bozak’s impending UFA status, the move is obvious. As his age heightens, the only thing that Bozak could possibly do next season for the Maple Leafs is…

The NHL’s Metropolitan Divison Free Agency Guide

With the final NHL division free agency guide, we will be going over the moves made by the Metropolitan division. Last season many people said that the Metro was the best division and the Metro teams will try to continue that moving forward. Carolina Hurricanes: The Hurricanes have signed the following players Justin Williams, Josh…