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NHL 2018 Playoffs First Round

The quest for the Stanley Cup officially starts tonight. The Nashville Predators enter the playoffs as the reigning Presidents’ Trophy winners after recording a record of 53 wins, 18 losses, and 11 overtime/shootout losses, good for 117 points. The Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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First Round of 2016 NHL Playoffs

The 2016 National Hockey League (NHL) postseason has begun today.  16 of the 30 teams have qualified for the postseason. This is the first year since 1970 that no Canadian based team has made the playoffs – guaranteeing that for … Continue reading

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2015: In Review

As we approach the New Year, I’d like to reflect on some of the events that have occurred over the past year. January Canada celebrated the 200th anniversary of the birth of its first Prime Minister, Sir John A. MacDonald.

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2015 Stanley Cup Finals

The Stanley Cup Final is now set.  The Clarence S. Campbell Bowl winners, the Chicago Blackhawks will face off against the Prince of Wales Trophy winners, the Tampa Bay Lightning. This is the first postseason meeting between the two teams.  … Continue reading

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2015 NHL Conference Finals

The NHL Conference Finals start May 16th, 2015 and will feature the following two series: In the Eastern Conference, the New York Rangers will face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning.  New York is the defending Presidents’ Cup winners.  Tampa … Continue reading

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2015 NHL Conference Semi-Finals

The Conference Semi-finals for the National Hockey League (NHL) is now set. After the Conference Quarterfinals, two of the five Canadian teams that made the playoffs are still playing (Calgary and Montreal.)  Three of the ‘Original Six’ teams qualified for … Continue reading

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NHL 2015 Conference Quarterfinals

The 2014-2015 regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL) has been completed and we are now ready for the first round of the playoffs. The New York Rangers won the Presidents’ Trophy, finishing the regular season with a league … Continue reading

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How to Fix the NHL Draft Lottery

With the NHL’s 2014-2015 regular season about to wrap up, the talk about what team will win the draft lottery has heated up.  At the same time, there has been talk about the lottery. In brief, the draft lottery is … Continue reading

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2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round One

The 2013-2014 NHL regular season has come to an end.  16 of the 30 teams have qualified for the playoffs. The following match-ups are now set:

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2013-2014 Maple Leafs Season

The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced their schedule for the 2013-2014 NHL Season.  This will be the first season for the Leafs in the new NHL alignment.  Under the new alignment, the Leafs remain in the Eastern Conference, but will … Continue reading

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