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Quarter season: hipchecking the quarterboards

Everyone likes to have some kind of mile marker. It’s a way to gauge the direction one is headed, success or failure is tantamount in getting the analysis of direction right. In the national hockey league, that’s the quarter season … Continue reading

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Blood on the Ice, the NHL pre-season Preview

Ah, the smell of ice in autumn. Ah, the stain of red against that translucent surface. The swoosh of a stop, the ping of the puck off the goalpost, crunch of bodies flailing against the boards and the sound of … Continue reading

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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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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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NHL’s Last 20 Games

So we are now 3/4 of the way through the National Hockey League season and coming up on the impending trade deadline. Let’s just call this blog, my, how the mighty have fallen! As the season has gone one, a … Continue reading

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Hockey Quarter Season

So we are now a quarter of the way through the NHL hockey season and it is time to take stock of each of the teams and re-rank everyone on how they performed in the first 20 or so games … Continue reading

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hockey pre-season prediction

The EC C an anyone beat the puck control, the speed and the combined physicality of the west? Or rather, barring extreme injury and unexpected circumstance, can anyone beat the Wings? Perhaps… the Pens have experience but lost some of … Continue reading

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