December 21st, 2009

Short Shifts

Short Shifts

Notable lineup changes from around the NHL: Tim Gleason returns tonight for the Canes.  Bryan Rodney was sent down.  Canes Lines Wade Redden will play tonight against Carolina.  No official word on who sits, yet. ... Continue reading →

Red Light Specials: 12/21 Edition

Red Light Specials: 12/21 Edition

Happy Monday, players. I hope your “case of the Mondays” is a nice case of Labatt Blue while watching tonight’s action-packed schedule. Twenty-two teams grace us with their on-ice abilities as we struggle with ... Continue reading →

Starting Goalies: Monday, December 21, 2009

New York Rangers @ Carolina Hurricanes Henrik Lundqvist Cam Ward Confirmed. Confirmed. Rick Carpiniello Steve Zipay Tampa Bay Lightning @ New York Islanders Mike Smith Dwayne Roloson Confirmed. Confirmed. Erik Erlendsson Chris Botta Florida Panthers @ Philadelphia Flyers ... Continue reading →

Goalies on the Hot Seat: Blues

Goalies on the Hot Seat: Blues

Continuing a feature we’re going to look at frequently this year, which goalies are getting the majority of starts and who’s job is in jeopardy? Green means the goalie’s job appears safe, ... Continue reading →

Voracek Finally Gets His Chance

In what might be an effort to save his job, Ken Hitchcock has finally done what he should have done weeks ago – elevate Jakub Voracek to the top line to play with Rick Nash. Voracek, ... Continue reading →

And Then The Fight Started – Rich Lindbloom

Here is a little creative piece on the Hawks salary cap dilmena from dedicated reader Rich Lindbloom. Enjoy. The book Spiritual Sayings, by Lebanese author Khalil Gibran, has me pondering the Hawk salary cap dilemma. ... Continue reading →

VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night Dec. 20

VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night Dec. 20

We want you, our readers, to vote daily on the previous night’s Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night. Based on your votes, points will be assigned to the top 3 stars of the night and at ... Continue reading →