Dear John, Why did you have to do it like that? Why did you have to crush the spirit and morale of Islanders fans everywhere with a low blow? In your letter that was published in the Players Tribune, you addressed the fanbase as “the Islanders Faithful”. That’s quite ironic, considering that you are … Continue reading An Open Letter to John Tavares
https://twitter.com/ColbertAndDubs/status/1005139333530124289 Have either me or Dubs ever claimed to be hockey fanatics? That’d be a definite no, so take his video and this blog with a grain a salt. With that, Dubs getting so worked up over the results of the Stanley Cup Finals? Well I find that a little ridiculous. Part of why the … Continue reading Dubs Needs to Shut Up and Enjoy This Caps Victory
The Buffalo Sabres are a jumbled mess right now, everyone knows that. While they have some quality assets such as Jack Eichel, Ryan O’Reilly, Sam Reinhart, and Rasmus Ristolainen, they lack any sort of depth on the roster. While their offense is not all that good, at least they have the young core of players … Continue reading Jason Botterill… Don’t Mess This Up
Barry Trotz has been a coach in the NHL for 19 seasons, the last four being with the Washington Capitals. This 2017-18 season, Trotz has led the Capitals to their best postseason performance yet, and done it all without a definitive contract for the upcoming season. Trotz is 55 years old, and holds the highest … Continue reading In a historic season, is the Capitals head man on the chopping block?
A guide to Game 1 of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs
Hockey is the only North American sport to have an expansion team make the finals in their first season. It has happened twice. The St. Louis Blues made the Stanley Cup Finals in their first two seasons of existence, although they played in a division with the other five expansion franchises at the time. The … Continue reading How the Vegas Golden Knights Became So Good in Year One
For the first time in 12 years, the New York Islanders will have a new president of hockey operations. The man taking that role? Lou Lamoriello. Lamoriello brought Stanley Cups to New Jersey and gave Toronto the roster that they have now. This has given the Islanders faithful hope for the first time in awhile. … Continue reading Why Lou Lamoriello Can Change the Islanders Putrid Fortunes