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Philadelphia Flyers Open 2011-12 Camp…Unlike Any Philly Has Ever Seen

They had a huge lead in the Eastern Conference standings at the beginning of 2011. Chris Pronger got hurt.  Again. Three goaltenders shared net minding duties as they barely survived Round One against the Sabres.  They were swept away in Round … 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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2 Of 3 Good 4 Me – NBA/NHL – The Moment You’re In

This morning I’m sitting in my car locked into the longest drive-thru line in the glorious, gluttonous history of Dunkin’ Donuts.  It is so long first responders were likely on call to direct traffic away from the scene had any more vehicles engaged the chain.  Frustrated at … 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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