Dubs Needs to Shut Up and Enjoy This Caps Victory

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

In a historic season, is the Capitals head man on the chopping block?

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?

How the Vegas Golden Knights Became So Good in Year One

 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

Why Lou Lamoriello Can Change the Islanders Putrid Fortunes

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