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Canadian Teams Hoping to End Stanley Cup Drought this Season

In 2015, Canadian hockey prospect Connor McDavid was selected number one overall in the NHL Draft by the Edmonton Oilers. Since being selected by the Oilers, McDavid has become one of the top young talent in the NHL, and won the Art Ross Trophy last season. With McDavid, the Oilers made the playoffs last season after a 10-year absence, and …

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Is Henrik Lundqvist The Greatest NHL European Goaltender, Ever?

After the 2004-05 NHL lockout had officially ended during the Summer of 2005, the New York Rangers were eager to create a new team identity and product that would take to the ice at Madison Square Garden that October. At the start of the 2005-06 regular season, the Broadway Blueshirts’ roster had experienced quite the makeover. The Garden Faithful would …

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NHL Betting Predictions : Who Will Win The Stanley Cup In 2017

Who Will Win The Stanley Cup?   Two weeks into the National Hockey League season and things are already changing on the Stanley Cup futures betting board.   The defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins entered the season as favorites to retain their title. That is no longer the case. Perhaps due to the recent concussion suffered by captain Sidney Crosby, the …

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Everything You Need To Know That Happened In Round 1 Of The 2016 NHL Entry Draft

The 2016 NHL Entry Draft has officially come to a close in Buffalo, New York. With the expectations set high for this year’s draft class and in addition to a few notable trade rumors that took place this past weekend — there’s a lot to look forward to as unrestricted-free-agency (UFA) nears, July 1. The first-round of this year’s draft …

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Reaction To The Florida Panthers New Jerseys For The 2016-2017 Season

Last season the Florida Panthers took one step forward in re-creating the club’s identity, as the Cats won their division (Atlantic) for just the second time in franchise history. A notorious non-playoff team making a statement and on the rise. Full NHL Coverage From HOHM The Panthers took another step in the process of refreshing the team’s identity after Florida …

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All Access: Quest For The Stanley Cup: What To Know For The Premiere On Showtime

NHL fans are already familiar with the HBO and Epix documentary series 24:7 Road To The Bridgestone Winter Classic, but the NHL has now advanced the concept one step further — and towards Lord Stanley. Full NHL Coverage From HOHM The NHL will continue to give its fans a closer look behind the scenes and the league’s locker room doors …

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San Jose Sharks Vs. St. Louis Blues: Three Things To Know For Game One

On the eve of Friday the 13, the San Jose Sharks defeated a commendable Nashville Predators team to advance to the Western Conference Finals, and for the fourth time in franchise history. Now, the Sharks will face-off with the St. Louis Blues in hopes to advance to the club’s first ever Stanley Cup Finals appearance. The Sharks and Pawvelski that …

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Canadian NHL Teams All Missing Playoffs could Be Bleak News for Rogers TV Ratings

The 2015-2016 NHL season is almost over and for the first time in over 40 years, Canadian teams might be shut out of the Stanley Cup playoffs. According to NHL sports betting odds, the Ottawa Senators are the Canadian team with the best chances of making the playoffs, but they are currently four points behind the Pittsburgh Penguins, who own …

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Why “Captain” John Scott may be good for the NHL All-Star game

The All-Star game is a joke. There’s no way around it, really – only Major League Baseball has come close to creating an event that brings together the league’s best and most popular players (two titles often wrongly thought of as synonymous) in a format that doesn’t totally repulse its fans. Sure the home run derby is a gimmick, but …

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Hockey Infractions Committed by Relatives at Holiday Functions

A man by the name of Les Dawson once said, “Families are like fudge – mostly sweet with a few nuts.” A few nuts? Seems like an awfully generous word choice, doesn’t it? Although they mean well, relatives are typically quite the wacky bunch. In honour of the holiday season and the always eventful family gatherings that accompany it, I’ve …

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