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

Flames Torch the Jets to Advance

  The Calgary Flames look to win the series 3-1 after the Flames won Game 3 6-2 Tuesday evening.  The Winnipeg Jets look to tie the series with a potential win-or-go home scenario for Game 5 Saturday. Calgary Flames Projected Lines and Defenceman Pairings Johnny Gaudreau Sean Monahan Elias Lindholm Andrew Mangiapane Mikael Backlund Matthew … Continue reading Flames Torch the Jets to Advance

The Stanley Cup Daily – Hurricanes Sweep the Rangers Out of the Bubble

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, August 4th, 2020   News The NHL Department of Player Safety has fined forward Mike Matheson of the Florida Panthers for High Sticking New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1290767742161780739?s=20   The Carolina Hurricanes would record the first ever sweep in the Qualifying Round to advance to the First … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Hurricanes Sweep the Rangers Out of the Bubble

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

The Stanley Cup Daily – The Games Have Begun!

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, August 1st, 2020   News With today's action we also saw a touching tribute for those on the frontlines fighting the battle against COVID-19, and also witnessed a powerful speech from Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba who spoke on systemic racism in both society, and in the game of … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – The Games Have Begun!

Qualifying Round Preview: Calgary Flames vs Winnipeg Jets

This will be one of the most fun series in the play in round. Both Winnipeg and Calgary have a great dose of skill and size. While Winnipeg may have the deeper and more deadly forward corps, Calgary has the defense corps to do everything they need to do to stop them. This is going … Continue reading Qualifying Round Preview: Calgary Flames vs Winnipeg Jets

Stanley Cup Playoffs Team Preview: Winnipeg Jets

Regular season record: 37-28-6 80pts (4th place Central Division, 9th place in Western Conference) Today, we're going to take a look at the Winnipeg Jets heading into the 24 team playoff. The Jets are about where they were statistically a year ago before the global pandemic put a pause on the NHL season. Offensively, the … Continue reading Stanley Cup Playoffs Team Preview: Winnipeg Jets

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

NHL News and Notes from Monday, March 9th, 2020

NHL News and Notes from Monday, March 9th, 2020   News: The NHL Department of Player Safety announced that they have fined forward Oskar Sundqvist of the St. Louis Blues $5000, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for roughing Chicago Blackhawks forward Adam Boqvist. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1237041667829620742?s=20   The NHL, along with Major League Baseball, National Basketball … Continue reading NHL News and Notes from Monday, March 9th, 2020