Hockey

Slovenian Hockey Player Only Gets Suspended Two Games For Trying To Cut A Guy With His Skate

Slovenia forward Ziga Jeglic nearly decapitated his opponent, Switzerland forward Thomas Rufenacht, with his skate at the 2017 IIHF World Championships. Adding insult to injury, the IIHF only slapped Jeglic with a two-game suspension for the incident. The IIHF explained its rationale for the suspension: “Based on all facts ascertained, the Disciplinary Panel determined that…

NHL Playoffs Round Two Preview

Well, that was an interesting first round for the NHL Playoffs, let’s take a look back and see what the hell went wrong. Chicago. Chicago Chicago Chicago…. Nice of you to show up. Getting swept in 4 games after having the commissioner label that franchise as a dynasty really is something. Nashville v St. Louis…

NHL Playoff Previews And Predictions: Western Conference

NHL Playoff Western Conference Preview Chicago- Nashville The hawks took an early exit from the playoffs last year at the hands of the St. Louis blues in 7 games. The Blackhawks, since then have locked up the #1 seed and have been on a tear tallying up a second best for the franchise in points…

NHL Playoff Previews And Predictions: Eastern Conference

Pittsburgh- Columbus The reigning Stanley cup champion Pittsburgh penguins look to retain the cup and the title of champions and that road starts Wednesday night against a gritty Columbus team. Although the penguins seem to be limping into the playoffs, don’t think for a second that they are at any kind of disadvantage. They are…

Boston Bruins Break 3 Year Drought

Last night was the first time in years I felt good about the Bruins. For the past 3 years, it is safe to say the Bruins have choked. Straight up pooped their pants in the last stretch of the season, and I was at the one last year when they couldn’t pull out a win,…

Relive Old Time Hockey With Rangers-Devils Game

Last night’s Rangers Devils game had just about everything: goals, hits, fights and one hell of a 3V3 OT. The Hudson River Rivalry is back and better than ever. It’s very rare in today’s game that you find franchises that genuinely do not like each other. Players are always on the move, never play each…

The NHL Trade Deadline Winner: The Washington Capitals

Just when you thought the Washington Capitals could not get any scarier, they decided to put all their chips in the middle and trade for the best available defensemen from St Louis, Kevin Shattenkirk. The trade included Washington sending Zach Sanford, a 2017 1st rounder and a conditional 2019 2nd rounder. The conditions of that…
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