Chicago Blackhawks’ Jonathan Toews Show Off Underrated Leadership Quality vs. Los Angeles Kings

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Sunday night featured a rematch of last year’s Western Conference Finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings in a game where the top offense in the NHL met the league’s toughest defense. It would be the Blackhawks […]

Marian Hossa Returns for Chicago Blackhawks vs. St. Louis Blues

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The Chicago Blackhawks are back on the ice Thursday at the United Center taking on their division rival St. Louis Blues. The Blackhawks will welcome Marian Hossa back to the lineup after missing the previous six games with an upper-body […]

Chicago Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane Enjoying Hot Start

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Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane is enjoying his best season in the NHL, and if not for the truncated season would be on pace to shatter his career-high of 88 points in a season established in 2009-2010. Kane was […]

Phoenix Coyotes Defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson is the NHL’s Best Kept Secret

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The Phoenix Coyotes have a rising star in Oliver Ekman-Larsson who at 21 years of age is quickly establishing himself as one of the elite young defensemen in the entire league. While the Coyotes look like a far cry from […]

Craig Anderson Playing Like a Vezina Candidate for Ottawa Senators

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Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson has been a revelation in net this season only allowing three goals in his first four starts and has a 3-1 record. His lone loss came on Sunday in a shootout loss to the Pittsburgh […]

Winnipeg Jets Could Trade for Montreal Canadiens Defenseman P.K. Subban

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Winnipeg Jets should try and get into the P.K. Subban sweepstakes. They should inquire about the Montreal Canadiens defenseman and see if they can acquire the 23-year-old restricted free agent in a trade or sign him to an offer sheet. […]

Healthy, Productive Jason Spezza Leads Ottawa Senators

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Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza is fully healthy and has scored in each of his team’s first four games. Ottawa currently sits one point behind the Boston Bruins for the division lead in the Northeast Division in the Eastern Conference. […]

NHL Rumors: Will the Phoenix Coyotes be Forced to Trade Keith Yandle?

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Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Keith Yandle has been on the trade block dating back to last year, but general manager Don Maloney insisted Yandle is a part of the team’s core and not going anywhere. However, I wonder if the team’s […]

Winnipeg Jets LW Evander Kane Needs More Help to Realize Potential

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Winnipeg Jets left wing Evander Kane is starting to heat up with four points in his team’s last two games and looks to build on the success of his first 30-goal season in 2011-2012. The fourth overall pick in the […]

Kyle Turris off to Impressive Start for Ottawa Senators

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The Ottawa Senators are one of the surprise teams at the start of the season with six points in the first four games of the season and currently sit one point behind the Boston Bruins for the division lead in […]

Dustin Byfuglien Shoots for Career Year with Winnipeg Jets

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  Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien enters his third season with the club looking to establish himself as one of the elite at the position after posting back-to-back 53-point seasons. Byfuglien came to Winnipeg after winning a Stanley Cup with […]

Mike Smith Injury Should Have Phoenix Coyotes Very Worried

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  Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith is not looking like the man that stood on his head in the postseason a year ago when he almost single-handedly knocked out the Chicago Blackhawks in the first round. In his first two […]