Tag Archives: ahl

a call for less blood on the ice

Ice hockey is played on a low friction surface and the rules are designed to allow for the inevidable bumping, grinding that results in some emotional pushing and shoving and retaliatory hits. Heck, I am all for fighting in hockey … Continue reading

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capital netminding chaos

So, those Washington Capitals are at it again. The goofy goalie games are back yet again. This time its the subjugation of another struggling goalie for another possible surprise move in net even more drastic than last years trade deadline … Continue reading

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Dudly Doright (Hockey) Deadline dos and don’ts

Today’s NHL trade deadline came and went, like a rushing NY taxi… (or a newark gunrunner on Market Street next to the ‘rock) There were some movers and shakers, and dealbreaker, and a few not so much moving and shaking … Continue reading

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The Pittsburgh Pickle

Twenty-five games left in the season and Pittsburgh finally hit the panic button on their slide into mediocrity. Mike Therrien is out. In some ways, it’s about time. He never seemed like the right fit for his players, exuding some … Continue reading

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