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The NHL playoff format is unfair to fans, why aren’t owners speaking out?

As the second round of the NHL playoffs begin, why aren’t certain owners of NHL teams speaking out about the match-up their team has?

As the Penguins play the Capitals, the two best teams in the regular season are going head-to-head. 594 more words


Avs Could Be In For Big Changes After Dismal Season

DENVER (AP) – Defenseman Erik Johnson neatly summed up the Colorado Avalanche’s dreary season.

“Not fun,” he said. “Don’t want to go through it again.” 789 more words


Innovations in the game of hockey: the curved stick and butterfly goaltending

Hockey, like any sport, is a game of innovation, and few advancements have provided such a lasting impact as the curved stick blade and the butterfly style of goaltending. 566 more words

Data Journalism

Roy Finally Shows Up as He Backstops 15th-seeded '95-'96 Avs to 3-2 Win in Game 3 Over 6th-seeded '82-'83 Oilers

The 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers were able to score very early on in Game 3 here and looked like maybe this could be another early offensive onslaught for the powerful Oilers. 385 more words

Ultimate NHL Playoff

Fighting & Scoring: Colorado Eagles' Darryl Bootland A Fan Favorite

By Mark Haas

LOVELAND, Colo. (CBS4) – It’s an age-old hockey question.

“People ask would you rather score a goal or win a fight,” said Colorado Eagles forward Darryl Bootland. 668 more words


Stanley Cup(s), Not Regular Season Wins

Oh it is nice for the fine goaltender Carey Price to have tied the great Ken Dryden for third place in regular season wins as a Montreal Canadiens’ goaltender. 102 more words

Échanger Carey Price?

Les performances ordinaires du meilleur numéro 31 que le CH a eu depuis le numéro 33 sont une source d’inquiétude certaine pour toute la petite planète tricolore.   269 more words