What do hockey teams crave? Right handed defensemen? A good backup goaltender? A cheap scoring forward? All of those things are desired but we always hear about a big bodied centerman. A centerman to win faceoffs and kill penalties. With teams selecting smaller players with higher levels of skill, is the big bodied… Continue reading Does Size Matter in the Face-Off Dot?
In the 2014-15 season, Cam Talbot was backing one of the greatest goalies in the world with Henrik Lundqvist. Then in early February The King went down. He took a shot to the neck and even though he finished the game, it was later found out he was to be out for a long time.… Continue reading Was Cam Talbot Snubbed of a Vezina Nomination?
It was on April 3rd that the NHL broke news that it would not be attending the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. This is the first time the NHL is not participating in 20 years. Players and fans around the world. Henrik Lundqvist tweeted “Disappointing news, @NHL won’t be part of the Olympics 2018. A huge… Continue reading 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics