The Stanley Cup Daily – Gaining/Growing the Lead

NHL News and Notes from Friday, August 14th, 2020   Game Recaps Arizona Coyotes v. Colorado Avalanche - 2p EST Start Time For Friday the games would start out west in Edmonton as the Coyotes look to even their series with the Avalanche. In the first period Nathan MacKinnon would score 3:40 in the game … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Gaining/Growing the Lead

Canucks Hold Off Blues Comeback for 2 Game Lead

Vancouver Canucks v. St. Louis Blues Game 2 – First Round The two teams sported the following lineups: St. Louis: Lines: https://twitter.com/jprutherford/status/1294399651500752896?s=20 https://twitter.com/jprutherford/status/1294400088861741061?s=20   Vancouver: Lines: https://twitter.com/ThomasDrance/status/1294395569599725568?s=20   First Period: The Blues came out playing a bit better than in Game 1, but it was Vancouver who opened the scoring with a nifty short handed … Continue reading Canucks Hold Off Blues Comeback for 2 Game Lead

The Stanley Cup Daily – Getting Back on Track

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, August 12th, 2020   News The Pittsburgh Penguins announced a shakeup to their coaching staff as they will not be renewing assistant coaches Sergei Gonchar, Jacques Martin, and Mark Recchi for the 2020-21 season. The search for new assistant coaches for head coach Mike Sullivan has begun immediately. https://twitter.com/penguins/status/1293557919364132874?s=20Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Getting Back on Track

Canucks 3 Goal Third Topples Blues

Vancouver Canucks v. St. Louis Blues Game 1   Game Recap: The St. Louis Blues begin their official defense of the Stanley Cup as they face the Vancouver Canucks for Game 1 of their Western Conference First Round matchup. In the first period the Canucks would get an early powerplay against the Blues, and they … Continue reading Canucks 3 Goal Third Topples Blues

The Stanley Cup Daily – The Final Day of the Qualifying Round

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, August 9th, 2020   News The following First Round matchups have been confirmed: Western Conference Chicago Blackhawks v. Vegas Golden Knights Arizona Coyotes v. Colorado Avalanche Calgary Flames v. Dallas Stars Vancouver Canucks v. St. Louis Blues Eastern Conference Montreal Canadiens v. Philadelphia Flyers Columbus Blue Jackets v. Tampa … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – The Final Day of the Qualifying Round

The Stanley Cup Daily – Thinning Out the Herd

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, August 6th, 2020   News The NHL announced that on Monday, August 10th the NHL Draft Lottery will proceed with Phase 2. The eight teams to be eliminated in the Qualifying Round will each get a 12.5 percent chance at the number one overall pick in the 2020 NHL … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Thinning Out the Herd

The Stanley Cup Daily – Shutouts and Round Robin Play Begins

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, August 2nd, 2020   News The NHL Department of Player Safety has suspended Chicago Blackhawks forward Drake Caggiula for one Qualifying Round game for an Illegal Check to the Head of Edmonton Oilers forward Tyler Ennis. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1289996617693589504?s=20   Joonas Korpisalo would record the first Playoff shutout in Columbus franchise … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Shutouts and Round Robin Play Begins

Stanley Cup Preview – St. Louis Blues

St. Louis Blues Playoff Preview Games Played: 71 games played Record: 42-19-10  Standings: Central Division Champions, 1st Place Western Conference   The St. Louis Blues finished another strong regular season performance by winning the Central Division and having the most points (and highest point percentage) in the Western Conference. Even with the abbreviated nature of … Continue reading Stanley Cup Preview – St. Louis Blues

TXHT Jersey Share – That 90’s Feeling

Ladies and Gentlemen, boys and girls welcome to the latest edition of the TXHT Jersey Share series that sees us travel back to the 1990's as we take a look at the St. Louis Blues 90's Heritage jerseys.     Coming into the 2019-20 season the defending Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues announced that … Continue reading TXHT Jersey Share – That 90’s Feeling

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, March 11th, 2020   Game Recaps: San Jose Sharks v. Chicago Blackhawks - 8p EST Start Time In Chicago the Blackhawks would take down the San Jose Sharks as Patrick Kane would net a pair of goals, along with goals from Duncan Keith Brandon Saad, Alexander Nylander, and Dominik … Continue reading NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, March 11th, 2020