Archive for November, 2011

Blues take out Caps

Blues take out Caps

The St Louis Blues took on the Washington Capitals tonight and ruined Dale Hunter’s coaching debut winning 2-1.  The Blues controlled the tempo of the game for most of the night only allowing a few rushes for the Capitals.  The news of the night however was how the Capitals would respond to Dale Hunter and the exit of Bruce Boudreau. […]

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3 Games for the Wolverine. Would Letang get same treatment?

3 Games for the Wolverine. Would Letang get same treatment?

As I expected Pacioretty will face supplementary discipline for his hit on Kris Letang Saturday night. Most people, myself included, expected 2 games for the sniper. I did also have the notion in the back of my head that Pacioretty could get upwards of 4-5 games, solely based on penalties given out earlier this season to other players who delivered hits similar […]

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Wayne Simmonds and Brandon Prust fight during the first period on November 26, 2011. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Flyers-Rangers Trash Talk Heating Up

With the 2012 NHL Winter Classic a little over a month away, it is clear that the decision to have the Battle of the Broads was a good one. The Flyers and Rangers faced off in the first Winter Classic primer of the year this past Saturday, and it was physical right from the beginning. Simmonds and Avery were battling […]

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The Kings celebrate Mike Richards' second period goal on November 28th, 2011, at Staples Center, in a game that the Kings would end up winning 2-0: Thanks to LAKings.com

Quick Flashes Early-Season Form in Shutout of Sharks

While the struggling Kings offense may not have exploded, you can’t always choose how you’re going to beat a team like the Sharks. Especially for this Kings team, just beating a team like San Jose in any way was a very good thing, and largely thanks to the brilliant play of Jonathan Quick, the Kings were able to do that […]

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Nodl Claimed Off Of Waivers

Nodl Claimed Off Of Waivers

Earlier today, TSN’s Bob McKenzie broke the news that the Carolina Hurricanes have claimed Andreas Nodl off of waivers. Nodl was placed on waivers yesterday by his former team, the Philadelphia Flyers.  He has a total of 1 point in 12 games this season and has a +/- rating of -1. Andreas Nodl was a more defensive offenseman and was […]

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Scott Parse Out For Season – *Updated*

  The Los Angeles Kings will be without Forward Scott Parse for the rest of the season after finding out he will need surgery on both hips as reports by Kings Insider Rich Hammond. Hip surgery is not new to Scott Parse; Last season, Parse played just 5 games until needing hip surgery.   A 6th round draft pick (174th […]

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Preview: Caps vs Blues

Preview: Caps vs Blues

    The St Louis Blues take on the Washington Capitals tomorrow.  Normally I would try and do the preview before the game that day, but I am going to be busy working and will not have time.  So here it is tonight.

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Boudreau Out, Hunter In, How Does Alex Ovechkin Respond?

  As I reported last night, there was speculation that Bruce Boudreau could be fired as the Capitals head coach with Dale Hunter being the replacement. TSN hockey insider Bob McKenzie, confirmed the speculation around 6:45 A.M this morning when he tweeted that Bruce Boudreau had been fired with Dale Hunter coming in as the replacement.   In order to […]

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