NHL Season Recaps, Predictions, and Analysis
The Connor McDavid revamped All-Star skills competition and the pick your players game were successful and the Los Angeles Kings fire their coach because why not.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 9 Blues fire their coach, the connorverse, resilient Maple Leafs, Tkachuk screwed
The Blues jump on the coach firing bandwagon, round one of the connorverse, the Maple Leafs look great in defeat, Brady Tkachuk was screwed by the refs.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 5 Oilers get new coach but no defense, Panarin streaks, Possible overtime rule change
The Oilers get a new coach but still can't play defense, Panarin's streak hits 15, possible overtime rule changes and the Stars choke again.
Oilers hit rock bottom, Avalanche have a bad week, Bedard nets 4 points, Bruins and Lightning get scrappy wins.
It started with a prediction from owner Bill Foley who said, "Playoffs in three, cup in six," way back in 2017. I don't think anyone believed that at the time.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 25 The race for the final wild cards, NHL scoring is up, Teams lament trading Filip Gustavsson
The Boston Bruins won the President’s trophy in the most anti-climatic race in history. Unfortunately, the Bruins probably jinxed themselves, as it’s been ten years since a winner has won the Stanley Cup.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 24 McDavid's memorable 60th goal, Ferguson's memorable start, Ovechkin and Crosby net milestones
And down the stretch they come. While the Boston Bruins chase history, everyone else except the Atlantic Division chase seeding.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 21 Trades galore, McDavid scoring at will, Lightning have a bad week and Coyotes love big contracts
Several NHL teams were busy before the trade deadline. Some are more notable than others.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 17 Matthew Tkachuk wins All-Star MVP and breakaway challenge, Hurricanes comeback again, Horvat traded to Islanders
ESPN’s second year covering the NHL All-Star skills competition seemed very different than the first, unless I don’t remember last year.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 14 Kraken beat Bruins in Boston, Kraken and Oilers scoring depth, Panthers rough Vegas trip and more
What a week of crazy NHL games. The Vancouver Canucks scored three unanswered on the Pittsburgh Penguins, who then scored five unanswered, powered by Evgeni Malkin's four points.
NHL 2022-23 Recap Week 3 Bruins hotter than ever, Islanders scoring, Devils growing, Thompson shines
This is the third week in a row I’ve talked about the Boston Bruins, which wasn’t planned, but it’s hard to ignore their play.
The Edmonton Oilers started this season the same way they played most of last season.