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forty for failing: midseason NHL EC recap

It might be a new year on the calendar but it’s only mid-year for the National Hockey League. Thus far, it is a pretty big year for story lines with records and players falling like there’s no tomorrow and triumphs … Continue reading

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NHLs Winter unClassic

The worst kept secret in hockey was finally made official this week. The third annual NHL Winter Classic will be held at Fenway Park between the Boston Bruins and the Philadelphia Flyers. Does anyone else feel a little underwhelmed by … Continue reading

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quip: fining philadelphia

Today, I forwarded around an article regarding the National Hockey League’s policy regarding fining franchises. This is a hot topic considering some of the other regulations and enforcement options that are taking place during this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs. Yahoo … Continue reading

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quip: panidelphia button

My friend Bobby is a huge Philadelphia sports fan. Of course, his favorite teams all have found ways during his lifetime (and then some) to choke and that has caused a minor amount of paranoia with him. Of course, you … 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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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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