Archive for the ‘Around the NHL’ category

One Goal

July 10, 2007

Here’s a great little advertisement from a website promoting hockey for kids.  I thought it was pretty funny:



Playoff Prediction – Round 2

April 24, 2007

Round 1 Results

I was correct on the following Series:
Detroit vs Calgary – Detroit in 7
Anaheim vs Minnesota – Anaheim in 5
Vancouver vs Dallas – Vancouver in 7
Nashville vs  San Jose – San Jose in 5
Buffalo vs NYI – Buffalo in 5
Atlanta vs NYR – NYR in 4

I was wrong on these two:
Ottawa vs Pittsburgh – Ottawa in 5
NJ vs Tampa Bay – NJ in 5


QTR FINALS 6: Canucks 0 Stars 2

April 21, 2007


Remember this save: 


Snoop Dogg

April 20, 2007

I can’t explain this, but I can tell you I love it.  Best part is when Snoop takes them to break… fo shizzle.

This was courtesy of Alanah over at Canucks & Beyond.  Great find!!

The Chief Canuck

QTR FINALS 5: Canucks 0 Stars 1 (OT)

April 20, 2007

For as important a game that was for the Dallas Stars, they did NOT play desperate hockey.  And they definitely did not deserve to win the game.  Someone at the game mentioned that it actually looked like Dallas wanted a new coach.  And losing this game would get that for them. 


Pyatt – NHL’s 2nd Star

April 16, 2007

I guess their giving out stars every night to the top three players of the night.  Their doing it each day instead of each week because… well because it’s the playoffs and every day is important.

Anyways, look who got the #2 star yesterday for his O/T goal:


Game File 76: Canucks 3 Avalanche 0

March 27, 2007

The Good

After two full years with no playoff action in Vancouver, the Canucks have clinched a spot and Roberto Luongo will be playing for a Stanley Cup for the first time in his career.

More importantly, this is a team that everyone should expect to go far.  And that’s not just wishful thinking this time around.