Nick Villano

NBC Chairman Foolish To Ask NHL To Ban Beards

Find out why one misguided executive was asking the NHL to eliminate the tradition of playoff beards. Read More

Lightning Triplets Will Cost Steven Stamkos Money

Steven Stamkos was set to become one of the highest paid players in NHL history this offseason, but the great play of the Triplets has caused that price to go down. Read More

10 NHL Stars Who Will Stay Put In 2015 Free Agency

These 10 players will not find the fruits of free agency enticing and will eventually return to their current teams. Read More

Restricted NHL Free Agents Will Not Be Untouchable

NHL GMs will be looking at a seldomly used medium to make their teams better this offseason. With the excellent crop of restricted free agents, expect some of them to find new teams. Read More

10 Teams That Need to Make Big Splash in Offseason

The NHL seems to have as much parody as it has had in a while. There are a few teams who need to make some noise in free agency, though. Read More

Cam Talbot's Value Not As High As Rangers Hope

Cam Talbot is being talked about as someone who can be traded for franchise players. That just won't happen with his one-year deal. Read More

3 Predictions For Game 2 Blackhawks vs Lightning

The Stanley Cup Final is one game in. With Chicago leading the series, there will be some interesting happenings in the second game in Tampa Bay. Read More

5 Things Blackhawks Must Do To Win Stanley Cup

The Chicago Blackhawks are in their third Stanley Cup Final in five years. These are five things they need to focus on to claim the Cup once again. Read More

5 Free Agents the Blue Jackets Should Target

The Columbus Blue Jackets came into the season with a ton of momentum. Injuries and bad luck knocked them out of the playoff race early, but with some savvy free agency moves, they can get back there. Read More

10 Facts About Upcoming 2015 Stanley Cup Final

Here are 10 interesting tidbits about the upcoming 2015 Stanley Cup Final to get you ready for the start of the series. Read More