Would no fighting and no hits to the head be different than the hockey I grew up with? Absolutely. But the hockey I grew up with might also be killing some of it’s players. It’s OK to make changes that help it not do that.
I didn’t watch the All-Star game because, well, it’s a freaking exhibition game, but this is just such a great story. Good for Scott, there’s nothing like embarrassing the league after the way he got treated. John Scott Scores Two … Continued
Honestly, I have no idea what to expect from this team, and not because I don’t know that they’ll be a good team. I just don’t know where they’ll finish. Last year, the Islanders came into the season with a … Continued
Photo by slidingsideways Every year, as the NHL winds down the regular season and the races for playoff seeding come to a close, I like to take a look at how much the “loser point” reeks havoc with the standings. … Continued
Yes, sure, the Islanders aren’t in the playoffs this year, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be some great hockey and intriguing story lines to follow. To whit, will the Blue Jackets get their first ever playoff game victory? Will … Continued