With the third season of the NWHL underway, rumors of the league expanding are nothing new. But with the amount of growth the league has done in the last couple of years, it’s hard not to speculate when or if the league will expand. Here’s my take on it. Why now? Well, the simple answer … Continue reading Is an NWHL Expansion Possible?
If you’re like most people, there’s a decent chance you’ve written off the Carolina Hurricanes in recent years. Not only have they missed the playoffs for the last eight seasons, officially making it the longest playoff drought in history, but they also haven’t shown what they’re capable of. First thing's first, Ron Francis has the … Continue reading Pay Attention to the Hurricanes
November has officially been made Hockey Fights Cancer month by the National Hockey League. Originally running from the last two weeks in October through the first two weeks of November, Hockey Fights Cancer month now runs the entire month of November. This season will mark the 19th annual Hockey Fights Cancer campaign, with it raising … Continue reading It’s Time for Hockey to Fight Cancer
On Monday, October 3rd, the Anaheim Ducks announced that forward Patrick Eaves would be out indefinitely due to Guillain-Barre syndrome. Last week, Eaves began to feel weak then saw doctors afterward. He then was admitted to the hospital where he was in the ICU until his condition stabilized. Guillain-Barre syndrome is a rare disorder in … Continue reading Patrick Eaves is Out For Now
On Wednesday, October 18th, longtime great Eddie Olczyk was back in the booth to help Doc Emrick with the Blackhawks and Blues game last Wednesday night. After starting chemotherapy to combat colon cancer, Olczyk had been missing from the booth. Olczyk is currently going through biweekly chemotherapy sessions and won’t be able to return to … Continue reading Eddie Olczyk is Back in the Booth!
J.T. Brown of the Tampa Bay Lightning has become the first NHL player to join NFL players in protest by raising a fist during the national anthem. It happened during the Lightning’s game on Saturday, October 9th against the Florida Panthers. Brown was interviewed after the game saying, "I know there's going to be negative … Continue reading J.T. Brown Takes a Stand
Big news is happening with the National Women’s Hockey League this week! The New Jersey Devils are officially the first NHL team to back an NWHL team with an ownership stake. The Metropolitan Riveters, formally the New York Riveters, have teamed up with the Devils to form a three-year partnership. While the financial details of … Continue reading The Devils and The Riveters Take a Big Step