The Highs and Lows of the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Well, the strangest NHL season in recent memory has come to an end, and the Tampa Bay Lightning have been crowned this year’s Stanley Cup champions. The playoffs were… weird, to say the least, and a lot happened, some of…

My Sports Wishes: Basically Just #MenlykOut

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. A few years ago, my list of “sports wishes” was a very long one. I wanted…

My Most Hated Sports Team: The Montreal Canadiens

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. Sometimes, when it comes to sports fandom, it’s more fun to cheer against other teams than…

The NHL is Back – The Good, The Bad, The Meh

Well friends, the NHL is back in action for another season of the good (Jaromir had a team!) the bad (the Penguins upcoming White House visit) and everything in between. Since the season is only days-old at this point, there’s…

NHL Playoffs Round Two – Where Everything is Unpredictable and Nothing Make Sense

The headline to this article basically says it all, the NHL playoffs have been a wild ride so far, and it seems like it’s going to continue on that way. What happened? What’s going to happen? Will anything ever make…

2017 First Round NHL Playoff Predictions

The time has arrived. The matchups are set, the schedule is set, now all that’s left is the inevitable upsets and tears. Below you’ll find my brief analysis and predictions for each of the first round playoff meetings. Given the…

NHL Roundup: March 5 – 12, 2017

This week, most NHL teams hit the 67 game mark. This means that each team has roughly 15 games left to play before the playoffs start. Yes, it’s that unbelievably close.  This means that it’s getting to the point where…

NHL Roundup: February 15 – 22

It’s time to talk hockey again! While nothing too crazy happened in the NHL this week (unlike last week’s coaching change-ups), an important date is looming. March 1st is the NHL trade deadline day. This day is always a bit…

NHL Roundup: February 6 – 14

Nothing goes together like Valentine’s Day and hockey right? And snowstorms. Where I live is currently in the midst of a 60cm storm (that’s about 2 feet to the Americans out there). So what a better time than to delve…

NHL Roundup: January 30 – February 5

Another week, another roundup of NHL action. With the All Star break over, teams got back into the swing of things, and although it was not quite a full week of games, a lot still happened. Let’s not waste time…

NHL Roundup January 16-25

This roundup is a little out of line with what I’ve been doing recently, but there’s a season for that. The NHL is set for it’s All Star weekend (January 27-29) so NHL scheduling is what I’ll call a little…

NHL Roundup: January 9 – 15

It was another busy week in the NHL last week, as we quickly make our way toward the All Star break. With injuries, winning streaks, losing streaks and everything in between, let us take a quick look at the past…

NHL Roundup: January 2 – 8

Well ladies and gents, it’s official – we are half way through the NHL season. With most teams either hitting (or will hit this week) the 41 game mark it’s now or never for a lot of teams. So, what…

NHL Roundup – December 26 – January 1

With the holiday season just over, the NHL scheduling has been a little wonky in the last little while. With lots of gaps in play, it has been a bit difficult to tell who exactly is doing well (and not…

NHL Roundup – December 12-18

Where do I even begin? This week in the NHL has definitely been intense. With the 1/2 season mark quickly approaching, we’re beginning to get an idea of who this season’s breakout stars are going to be, but we’ve still…

NHL Free Agent Frenzy Roundup: Insanity as Usual

The 2016 NHL free agent frenzy answered the question “would I do a better job of managing an NHL team than some of the people actually employed as NHL General Managers?” Because the answer is yes. You would. Everyone would…

2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Our Picks For Round Two

Do you feel that? The excitement? That’s right, it’s time for some more playoff hockey! The 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs continue with round two as 8 teams vie for the most coveted trophy in all of sports: The Stanley Cup,…

2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Our Picks for Round One

Do you feel that? The excitement? That’s right, it’s time for some playoff hockey! The 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs kick off tonight as 16 teams vie for the most coveted trophy in all of sports: The Stanley Cup, which even…

Fansportish: Five Overachievers in the First Half of the NHL Season

We’ve now passed the halfway mark of the 2015-16 NHL season. Most teams have played at least 41 games, and though there are still four months to go, it’s time we take a look at some of the early season…

NHL Announces Rosters for 2016 All-Star Game — And We’re Excited!

For years, the NHL All-Star game has been a ridiculously high-scoring affair with the pace of a peewee game. The worst part of the All-Star weekend, it’s turned into a joke of a game where the best hockey players in the world…