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Possible Destinations for Ilya Kovalchuk

Possible Destinations for Ilya Kovalchuk

Ilya Kovalchuk has had an eventful career. He's been a big part of the success of many teams in the NHL, RSL and later KHL. Kovalchuk's NHL career started when he was drafted by the Atlanta Thrashers in 2001. Kovalchuk was a force to be reckoned with during the early...

Who Could Coach the Dallas Stars?

Who Could Coach the Dallas Stars?

The Dallas Stars shocked everyone a few days ago when they unexpectedly fired head coach Jim Montgomery. The Stars look poised to make the playoffs for the second straight season, but the coaching move was made based on Montgomery's inappropriate behavior off of the...

The History of the NHL

The History of the NHL

Hockey is one of the most popular sports in the world. In Canada, it's practically a way of life, and in the US, the sport is still growing. Even in the face of developments like the KHL, the NHL remains the top hockey league in the world. Over the past 100-plus...

NHL Power Rankings

NHL Power Rankings

We’re a month and a half into the 2019-2020 NHL season and things are starting to clear up a bit. The truly outstanding teams are starting to find their rhythm while the mediocre ones are fading into obscurity. While there’s still quite a bit of hockey to play, we’re...

The First-Ever Indoor Ice Hockey Game

The First-Ever Indoor Ice Hockey Game

Ice hockey is a sport beloved by millions around the world. The high-octane, no-holds-barred action and ferocity of the game is a major draw for fans. And since the very first game of indoor ice hockey was played, over 140 years ago, the sport is still going strong....

The World’s Greatest Ice Hockey Players

The World’s Greatest Ice Hockey Players

Since its creation in 1875, ice hockey has taken the world by storm. While it isn’t necessarily played in every single country, it is, at the very least, very well-known; it’s even a winter Olympic sport. Because of its worldwide popularity, there have been thousands...

The Exciting History Of The Boston Bruins

As the National Hockey League's first American team, the Boston Bruins have had their fair share of ups and downs since their inception in 1924. The team has dominated the Eastern Conference of the NHL for much of its time in the league, winning an astonishing six...

The St. Louis Blues are Feeling Anything But

The St. Louis Blues are Feeling Anything But

The St. Louis Blues shocked the hockey world with their miraculous run to a Stanley Cup title in 2019. The team had the worst record in the league halfway through the season, but everything turned around when they added a 25-year-old rookie goalie to the starting...

Even More Fun Facts About Hockey

Even More Fun Facts About Hockey

A few years back, I’d written a blog about hockey and some of its most surprising facts and trivia. For those of you who are unaware, I’m a major hockey fan, and so I shared some of the most interesting facts about the sport. Because of the sport’s long history, there...