NHL

Caps squander two-goal lead, fall to Oilers

The new streak in the Washington Capitals locker room is a negative one for the first time in a long time. Three losses in a row were handed to the Caps going into the All-Star break. With a New York Rangers wi...

And The Woes Continue

Effort is what matters.  When you like a team, you always cheer when they win, but always fight through the pain when they lose.  But there is a difference between liking a team because you have to, and appreci...

Retro Rangers: A Penalty Killing Clinic

by George Grimm During the Emile Francis era, the New York Rangers always took great pride in their penalty killing. They practiced it repeatedly throughout the season and it paid off very well for them in the...
Bruins vs Blue Jackets

Is A New Rivalry Bruin With Columbus?

There have been some amazing rivalries in Boston sports; Bruins versus Canadiens, Red Sox versus Yankees, Celtics versus Lakers, and Patriots versus Jets. Is Milan Lucic’s and the Bruins’ newly budding rivalry ...

Fortunate Is the Word

Rob Blake joined Rogie Vachon, Dave Taylor, Marcel Dionne, Luc Robitaille, and Wayne Gretzky amongst the rafters at Staples Center on Saturday night. The guys hang out up there most of the time, watching today’...

Bruins Make the Right Move, Keep Pastrnak

This past Thursday night, all of us in Boston and throughout New England were made aware of some encouraging news from the Boston Bruins’ organization. General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced during the ga...

Caps fall in Trotz’s return to Nashville

It was a homecoming coach Barry Trotz had circled on the calendar, returning to his former team in a building he knows very well. After coaching in Nashville for 15 seasons, the first 15 years of the Predator's...