The Stanley Cup Daily – Game 2 Means Game 5 Guaranteed

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, August 13th, 2020   News Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien has been rushed to the hospital after suffering chest pains per General Manager Marc Bergevin. Also per Bergevin, Julien's health issue is not related to COVID-19 Kirk Muller will serve as interim head coach in Julien's absence. https://twitter.com/CanadiensMTL/status/1293971275434594304?s=20Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Game 2 Means Game 5 Guaranteed

Smith Strike in OT to Give Vegas 2-0 Series Lead

Chicago looks to tie up the series at 1-1 after their 4-1 loss Tuesday night to the Vegas Golden Knights.   Vegas will be without the services of Max Pacioretty who is unfit to play.  Other line changes are as follows.   With Vegas missing F Max Pacioretty, there are a couple of changes made … Continue reading Smith Strike in OT to Give Vegas 2-0 Series Lead

The Stanley Cup Daily – The First Round Has Begun!

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, August 11th, 2020   News The Hockey Hall of Fame has announced that the 2020 Induction Weekend/Celebration has been postponed. The Board of Directors will address rescheduling plans on October 29th, 2020. https://twitter.com/HockeyHallFame/status/1292838125987868672?s=20 You can read about the HHOF's decision here.   The Buffalo Sabres have unveiled their new … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – The First Round Has Begun!

Smith’s 2 Goals Guide Vegas to Game 1 Victory

Last night the series between the Chicago Blackhawks and Vegas Golden Knights began.   Vegas would take the 1-0 series lead with a 4-1 win thanks to two goals by Reilly Smith.   Chicago Blackhawks Projected Lines and Defencive Pairings     Dominik Kubalik Jonathan Toews Brandon Saad Alex DeBrincat Kirby Dach Patrick Kane Alex … Continue reading Smith’s 2 Goals Guide Vegas to Game 1 Victory

The Stanley Cup Daily – Determining the Top Seeds

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, August 8th, 2020   News The following First Round matchups have been confirmed: Western Conference Chicago Blackhawks v. Vegas Golden Knights Arizona Coyotes v. Colorado Avalanche Eastern Conference Montreal Canadiens v. Philadelphia Flyers   Game Recaps Vegas Golden Knights v. Colorado Avalanche - 3p EST Start Time In Edmonton … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Determining the Top Seeds

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 – Hat Tricks to Start and End the Day

NHL News and Notes from Monday, August 3rd, 2020   News The NHL Department of Player Safety has fined Vancouver Canucks forward Micheal Ferland $5000 for Spearing Minnesota Wild forward Ryan Hartman. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1290309971813400576?s=20   DoPS also announced that they have fined Wild forward Luke Kunin $1000 for Unsportsmanlike Conduct against the Canucks in Game 1 … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Hat Tricks to Start and End the Day

Stanley Cup Preview – Vegas Golden Knights

With second training camp underway, the Vegas Golden Knights aim to make it to the Stanley Cup Final for the second time in their first three seasons in the League.   Record: 39-24-8 86 points 3rd Place in the Western Conference https://twitter.com/GoldenKnights/status/1281728638828728320?s=20   The Golden Knights will be heading to Edmonton looking to make a … Continue reading Stanley Cup Preview – Vegas Golden Knights

Leipsic Officially Released from Contract

As expected, the Washington Capitals terminated the contract of forward Brendan Leipsic officially today after placing him on unconditional waivers yesterday. Leipsic’s contract was terminated due to unacceptable and misogynistic Instagram chat comments he made along with his brother Jeremy Leipsic, and Jack Rodewald who is a forward within the Florida Panthers organization. His brother … Continue reading Leipsic Officially Released from Contract

TXHT Jersey Share – Some Vegas Gold

The TXHT Jersey Share series continues this week with a Cool Hockey Mystery Box, and it's actually a really cool jersey.     That's right!! It's the Vegas Golden Knights road uniform that is customized to Jonathan Marchessault. I can already hear all of the Capitals and Sharks fan's eyes rolling now.     Getting … Continue reading TXHT Jersey Share – Some Vegas Gold