Capitals’ Wilson Displeased with Stralman Hit

While Washington Capitals winger Tom Wilson carries a reputation for big hits and controversial, perhaps dangerous plays and checks, he found himself on the other side of the play Tuesday. With Wilson turned to the boards in a battle for the puck in the first period of Game 3, Anton Stralman came from behind, throwing […]

No Rest Is No Problem for Jets

The Winnipeg Jets — less than 48 hours removed from their decisive 5-1 win Game 7 win in Nashville — were right back on the ice for Game 1 of the Western Conference Final against the Vegas Golden Knights Saturday night at Bell MTS Place. They had little rest, but didn’t look weary, rolling to […]

Capitals Look to Shock Lightning

As Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the Game 6 overtime winner against Pittsburgh Monday, Alex Ovechkin looked to the rafters and let out a sigh of relief. The Capitals finally did it, exorcising the demons of the past and finally advancing to the Conference Final for the first time in 20 years. “It feels good,” captain Alex […]

Rask & Officiating Didn’t Cause Early Exit

In Game 5 of their second-round matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Boston Bruins were eliminated from the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Their quest for ice hockey’s most-saught-for trophy was over. Thus the blame game ensued in Boston. Fans and media alike began pointing the finger – most in one of two places: goaltender […]

Capitals Finally Make it to Conference Final

The Washington Capitals had found themselves in the same situation before: Game 6 sudden death overtime against Pittsburgh. However, they’ve always found themselves on the other end, usually falling in defeat as the years of heartbreak and second-round woes find the team over and over again. However, that all changed Monday. A little over five minutes […]

The Golden Knights Deservedly Move On

A sixth game in any best-of-seven series means one thing. There’s one team with no room for error. They must win or their season is done. The team coming into Game 6 in this series with no room for error was the San Jose Sharks. The Vegas Golden Knights played a good series, but there […]

Marchand Yaps About Officials, but Is It Warranted?

Brad Marchand spoke out on Wednesday about the officiating of the Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning second-round series of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs. ‘It’s just funny how inconsistent they are.’ – Brad Marchand The Bruins’ star winger was clearly upset about the inconsistency in penalties called by referees throughout the team’s past three […]