Who’s Better: Kings or Ducks?

What do you think of the mutual opponent hypothesis? What’s that? The idea that if team A and team B each play team C, then whoever does better against team C would do better against the other, as well. If i...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (10/21/2017)

  The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Edmonton Oilers by a score of 2-1 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Wayne Simmonds (#17 PHI) 2nd Claude Giroux (#28 PHI) 3rd Patrick...

Bruins Stumble in Anticipated Showdown with Oilers

BOSTON – Very few games on a typical National Hockey League schedule are worth circling. This past Thursday night was one of those instances where the red pen was warranted. The Boston Bruins returned home t...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (12/08/2016)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Edmonton Oilers by a score of 6-5 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Claude Giroux (#28 PHI) 2nd Jakub Voracek (#93 PHI) 3rd Leon Draisaitl (#2...

Islanders Play Better But Fall to Oilers in Shootout

The New York Islanders played better hockey Saturday night but still fell to the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 in a shootout at Barclays Center. Mark Letestu scored the only goal in the shootout to clinch the win for the...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (3/3/2016)

The visiting Edmonton Oilers shutout the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 4-0 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Cam Talbot (#33 EDM) 2nd Taylor Hall (#4 EDM) 3rd Adam Pardy (#6 EDM)...

Photo Gallery: Ducks vs Flyers (2/9/2016)

The visiting Anaheim Ducks defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 4-1 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Rickard Rakell (#67 ANA) 2nd Corey Perry (#10 ANA) 3rd Shayne Gostisbehere (...

Line Check Part Two: Midseason Fantasy Update

After the all-star break the NHL season is a sprint to the playoffs; the same goes for fantasy hockey. Some teams have all but clinched a playoff spot, while others battle for positioning. In the fantasy hockey...

Line Check: A Guide to Fantasy Hockey Success

Every fantasy hockey roster has them. Yours does too. These guys are the bottom-dwellers; typically your worst players who make up the bottom portion of your roster. You figure they won’t make much of a d...