You Wanna Go? Fighting In Hockey

“You bring a toolbox into the arena for every game. There’s a lot of things in that toolbox: speed, goaltending, scorers, intimidation. If you...

A Tribute to the Most Significant Hockey Team Ever – The 1980 US Olympic...

Craig. Schneider. Brooks. Johnson. Eruzione. Today, February 22nd, is the 32nd anniversary of the Miracle on Ice game, the most significant hockey game ever...

Contenders vs. Pretenders – The Structure of A Stanley Cup Champion (2/20 Update)

This is an update to our Contenders vs. Pretenders standings. For those that missed the original article outlining why each criteria was selected, please...

The Demise Of The 50 Goal Scorer And The 100 Point Scorer

As we are 2/3rds of the way through this NHL season, I thought it would be a good idea to examine one of the...

Fantasy Hockey Fridays (2011-2012 NHL Week #20)

Welcome to the first edition of Fantasy Friday.  Here you will find stats, analysis, and predictions to help your fantasy hockey team succeed.  With...

Red Wings Win NHL Record 21st Consecutive Home Game

Put another record down for the NHL's modern dynasty. The Detroit Red Wings defeated the Dallas Stars Tuesday night, pushing their home winning streak...

How Does A Team’s Post-All Star Break Record Influence Playoff Success?

Since 1967-1968, there have been 38 All Star games played and 533 teams have played games following an All Star Break in that time...

20 Home Wins in a row!

Wow. Did you think we would see this? In this league full of parity where on any given night any team can beat anybody?...

Scott Gomez scores first goal in 369 days!

After going goalless for over a year, 369 days to be exact, the streak is no-more! Scott Gomez of the Montreal Canadiens scored his...

Miikka Kiprusoff Reaches 300th Career Win with A Ridiculous Save!

On Wednesday night (2/8/12) Miikka Kiprusoff earned his 300th career win. He is just the 27th NHL goaltender to reach the 300 wins mark...

Hockey’s Unsung Heroes

The National Hockey League is home to some of the best athletes in the world.  Stars like Pavel Datsyuk, Steven Stamkos, and Sidney Crosby...

How the Shootout Changed the Way We Look At Statistics

When the NHL came back from the lockout for the 2005-2006 season, one of the biggest new ideas was the use of a shootout...

A Look Back: Rendez-vous ’87

The All-Star Weekend is upon us and it seems most appropriate to take a moment and remember a great tradition once held by the...

The Historic Central Division Race

We always hear about how great certain divisions are every year, whether it be the Pacific with San Jose, Los Angeles, Dallas, Phoenix and...

Contenders vs. Pretenders – The Structure of A Stanley Cup Champion

Every year at the beginning of the season, all the analysts make their predictions as to who will win the Stanley Cup. Come midseason,...