Center Andrej Nestrasil (#15) of the Carolina Hurricanes lines up for a face-off

Hurricanes Continue to Preach Patience

It has been a slow, consistent, often painful descent for the Carolina Hurricanes since their 2006 Stanley Cup title: from failing to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs the following season, becoming the firs...
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Caps Poised to Ascend the Throne

The 2014-15 season was a return to relevance in the Eastern Conference and Metropolitan Division of the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Washington Capitals after finishing tied for 2nd in the Metro Divisio...
Members of the Columbus Blue Jackets congratulate each other after scoring against the Philadelphia Flyers

Expectations Abound for the Columbus Blue Jackets

In their 15-year history, the Columbus Blue Jackets have made the playoffs twice, during the 2008-09 season where they exorcised the demons of sub-mediocrity and qualified for the Stanley Cup playoffs under the...
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Metropolitan Division Predictions – 2015-16

A new regular season is almost upon us for the 2015-15 National Hockey League (NHL) season and I offer I offer my predictions for the regular season finish for the NHL’s Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Con...
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Blue Jackets Make Bold Move to Acquire Brandon Saad

Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager stated that improving his blueline was tantamount, given his glut of forwards and, in particular, at the center position during the off-season – trades and via the Free Age...