Category Archives: NHL

Best Off-Season NHL Move

I have a passionate interest in not only who is calling games I watch…but who is analyzing them.  I’ll even turn the sound down – or off – depending on the “dislike factor.” This bit of info from Kukla’s Korner (a great … Continue reading

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Boston Burns Vancouver…Then Vancouver Burns Vancouver

Stanley Cup commentary by Mike Lopresti in yesterday’s USA Today was headlined, “Game 7: Theater of absurd.” It certainly was….as was the aftermath. Bruins 4, Canucks 0. The Boston Bruins became the first team to win a Game 7 on the road … Continue reading

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Vancouver Wastes No (Over) Time Taking 2-0 Stanley Cup Finals Lead

Sure, I could have titled this particular Stanley Cup saga…Chara Chases Canuck…Burrows Bites Bruins…Thomas Takes Trip.  There were a number of options for the headline on Vancouver’s 3-2 overtime win in Game 2. And those only draw from action totaling eleven seconds, all the overtime the Canucks needed … Continue reading

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Canucks Capture Classic Chippy Cup Contest

Tim Thomas deserved better. As last night’s Stanley Cup Game 1 unfolded his Boston Bruins continued to fail to give him any kind of net-minding cushion with their anemic power play, which in the Eastern Conference Playoffs only managed five goals on … Continue reading

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I’m About To Cheat And Can’t Help Myself

Happens to all of us eventually.  Powerless to push away primal urges within, knowing what we’re contemplating doing is so very wrong.  We simply cannot deny the desire…take on temptation…consequences no concern. For me…it’s the NHL Final Four…the chase for Lord Stanley’s Cup. I ask for no pity, … Continue reading

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