Defenseman Kris Letang (#58) of the Pittsburgh Penguins

Pens trump Caps, win 4-3

The Washington Capitals failed to complete the season sweep of the Pittsburgh Penguins, dropping the fourth and final regular season meeting after winning the previous three. For two teams lauded for their...
Goalie Jonathan Quick (#32) of the Los Angeles Kings makes a save with his glove

Never Behind the D

The Wings had their Monday night game with Anaheim well in hand. They were ahead by a pair of goals, and they were continuing to dominate the play towards the end of the second period. But then the Ducks came...
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Hard, Heavy Hockey

The Anaheim Ducks romped through the West of Canada (in a kind of mini way) on the weekend, winning games in Calgary on Friday evening and Edmonton on Saturday. The score in Calgary was 6-3, and the one in...
Left Wing Matt Calvert (#11) of the Columbus Blue Jackets raises his arms to celebrate his goal

Despite The Odds, Blue Jackets Continue to Battle

For those of us stats nerds – I’m a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), something I utilize for my ‘day job’ – there is a valuable resource to determine each National Hockey League (NHL) teams...
Martin St. Louis sends a pass into the zone. New York defeated C

Rangers Edge Closer To Division Lead

NEW YORK – With all the talk about what the Rangers need to do at next Monday’s trade deadline to improve for a run to the Stanley Cup, an important fact seems to have been misplaced. This team, this...
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Flyers Make Up More Ground, Beat Caps 3-2

As of this morning, the Flyers chances of making the playoffs were only 7.1%. Now, after another tough win against a quality opponent, the Flyers are now only 2 points out from the Boston Bruins to clinch the...
Right Wing Jakub Voracek (#93) of the Philadelphia Flyers congratulates Goalie Steve Mason (#35) of the Philadelphia Flyers

Voracek’s Prophecy Coming True?

On January 27, Flyers Jakab Voracek said the Flyers, then 19-22-7, needed to win 25 out of the next 35 games to make the playoffs. After the Flyers 3 to 2 victory over the Washington Capitals in Philadelphia...