Tag Archive | "Colby Armstrong"

The Kovalchuk Theory Taking Effect

Friday, March 5, 2010

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Yesterday, I read an interesting article on A Yankee Whistles in Dixie which makes some excellent points.  The Ilya Kovalchuk theory like the Patrick Ewing theory states that the team will actually play better without the distraction of a star player.  This theory holds true in relation to the Thrashers as they hold an impressive 4-1-2 record…

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Grab Alexei Ponikarovsky Now

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

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Ray Shero and the Pittsburgh Penguins seem to buy every year, creating a new fantasy star in the process.  Last year we saw Chris Kunitz and Bill Guerin gain immediate value by flanking one of Sidney Crosby or Evgeni Malkin.  This year Alexei Ponikarovsky reeps the benefits of playing with one of the two. Interestingly…

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Sykora Trade on the Horizon?

Thursday, January 21, 2010

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On Tuesday the Minnesota Wild placed Petr Sykora and Robbie Earl on waivers.  This morning at 11:00 AM both players cleared waivers.  What does this mean? First and foremost, it means that Petr Sykora’s run as a member of the Wild has come to a disappointing end.  Sykora, who has scored 20 or more goals per…

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Atlanta Thrashers 2009/10 Season Preview

Friday, September 4, 2009

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Atlanta Thrashers 2008/09: 35-41-6 – 76 pts (4th in Southeast, 13th in East) Arrived: Nik Antropov (NYR), Pavel Kubina (Tor) Departed: Garnet Exelby (TOR) That playoff appearance by the Thrashers in 2007 is looking like a bigger fluke every day.  They were terrible last year, finishing ahead of only the Lightning and Islanders in the…

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