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The Edmonton Oilers: A New Hope

Not to put too much pressure on the kid, but Connor McDavid for the Edmonton Oilers is like what Luke Skywalker was for the Jedi Knights. 413 more words


McDavid vs. Eichel, It's Time

NHL fans around the world have been waiting a long time for this day, the day Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel become professional hockey players. McDavid, the all world 18 year old from Ontario, and Eichel, the freshman sensation who wowed fans at Boston U, just outside his hometown of North Chelmsford, Mass. 429 more words

NHL Draft 2015 Predictions: what should, could, and will happen

Hockey Across the Pond has returned from the blogging wilderness for the NHL Draft this evening, and couldn’t be more psyched about it. Analysis of how each pick fits team needs will hopefully follow, but to keep things brief I’m just going to make predictions for the moment about the picks that SHOULD happen, the ones that COULD happen and the ones that WILL happen. 385 more words


Confessions of a Hockey Hater

I don’t know how you can be Edmontonian and like hockey. I really don’t.

Here’s the thing: I don’t want to be a hateful person. And hockey, for some reason, seems to really get my blood boiling. 371 more words

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Talking Hockey: 2015 NHL Mock Draft

With the 2015 NHL Draft only days away, 210 young men are about to see their dreams of becoming NHLers come true. But the top 30 is the most important, so here is how I see the 1st round of the 2015 NHL Draft going down. 1,447 more words


McDavid, Richardson, Zahl: Attaining elusive righteousness

The deep desire to be more than human drives us to find somewhere, whether body or profession or society or political views – where we may attain that ever-elusive righteousness.

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NHL Mock Draft 2015 - Picks 1-5

June and July are my favorite months of the year for hockey. We get to watch the Stanley Cup finals, where Chicago and Tampa Bay are playing fantastic hockey, the NHL Entry Draft at the end of June, and Free Agency opens July 1st. 1,322 more words