Tag Archives: defense

Handicapping the Caps

I am getting somewhat impatient regarding the impending beginning of hockey season. Not that I am ready to give up baseball yet, as the stretch run is going to make for some great story lines, but with pre-season football getting … Continue reading

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Lord Stanley is Loving Round Two

The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs are over. Some big drama and some great memories came from it, as well as a few key learnings to take away such as: 1) a hockey game is a minimum of … Continue reading

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Cupping it up

It’s that time of year… Stanley Cup time! Personally, I am very excited, as my beloved Washington Capitals handily took the Southeast and are slotted in the #2 seed for the Eastern Conference. It was a brilliant season overall with … Continue reading

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552 who who who?

Congrats to Martin Brodeur for breaking St. Pat (Patty Roy, Habs / Aves) record of most career victories. I love goalies, not only because I love defensive play, but because I love to make fun of them. For the most … 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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Goofy Goalie Games starring Christobal Huet

So, yesterday I was forwarded an interesting article by the Leather Daddy. It was information regarding a pending trade between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Washington Capitals with Mike Nylander. Stopping the trade, however, is the salary cap. The obvious … Continue reading

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Another Goofy NHL proposal

The National Hockey League has changed the rules over and over again in an attempt to increase scoring and make the game more attractive to the casual fan in order to grow the league. All kinds of crazy suggestions have … Continue reading

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