TXHT Opinion: NJ Devils SHOULD trade Taylor Hall

To say this season hasn’t turned out the way Devils fans all hoped would be a complete and utter understatement. This season has been a disaster when it was supposed to be a big step forward towards building a legitimate playoff team. Instead we have a team that doesn’t play with consistent structure and discipline … Continue reading TXHT Opinion: NJ Devils SHOULD trade Taylor Hall

Streaking for Shock Value: Washington Capitals vs Tampa Bay Lightning

  Washington Capitals (17-4-5) vs Tampa Bay Lightning (12-8-2)   Predicted Goaltender Record GAA / SV% / # SO Washington Capitals Braden Holtby 12-2-4 2.86 / .909 / 0 Tampa Bay Lightning Andrei Vasilevskiy 9-7-0 2.90 / .908 / 0     Tonight, the Washington Capitals will face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning on … Continue reading Streaking for Shock Value: Washington Capitals vs Tampa Bay Lightning

TXHT Opinion: Ron MacLean Announces End of “Coach’s Corner”

As a follow-up to my previous article about the firing of Don Cherry from Hockey Night in Canada, his former cohost of the "Coach's Corner" Ron MacLean, announced last night that going forward there will be no more "Coach's Corner". Last Saturday night on the now former segment, former commentator Don Cherry made disparaging remarks … Continue reading TXHT Opinion: Ron MacLean Announces End of “Coach’s Corner”

Avalanche Captain Out ‘Indefinitely’

Per the Colorado Avalanche, left winger Gabriel Landeskog is expected to miss significant time due to a lower-body injury (Hunter). Colorado is already struggling without Mikko Rantanen, who suffered a leg injury approximately one week ago. Landeskog has just seven points through 11 games, and is posting a -4 rating (HockeyReference). Last season, the Swede … Continue reading Avalanche Captain Out ‘Indefinitely’

Breaking News: NJ Devils re-sign C Nico Hischier, 7 year 50.75m deal

Yesterday evening, the New Jersey Devils announced they have re-signed their top center Nico Hischier to a 7 year deal worth $50.75 million dollars. Hischier's contract carries an annual base salary of 7.25 million dollars. In his final season of his contract (2026-2027), he will make 8.5 million. Hischier continues the trend of young stars … Continue reading Breaking News: NJ Devils re-sign C Nico Hischier, 7 year 50.75m deal

Malkin, Bjugstad out long term for Penguins *UPDATED*

Earlier today, Penguins' head coach Mike Sullivan shared with Wes Crosby of NHL.com, that Pittsburgh forwards Evgeni Malkin and Nick Bjugstad are expected to miss a significant amount of time after suffering lower-body injuries during their game versus the Columbus Blue Jackets last Saturday night. The two collided during their eventual 7-2 win over Columbus, … Continue reading Malkin, Bjugstad out long term for Penguins *UPDATED*

2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 4 Recap

Today was Day 4 of the 2019 IIHF World Championships from Slovakia.   In Group A action from Kosice, there were two games in action today:   United States v. Finland Slovakia v. Canada   The United States would defeat the team from Finland with a 3-2 overtime win.   https://twitter.com/IIHFHockey/status/1127981176591912960   In the second … Continue reading 2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 4 Recap