Franchise goalies are not easy to come by. Super-studs like Carey Price or Pekka Rinne are more of a rarity than a common occurrence in today’s NHL, but what really defines “franchise goalie” nowadays? 1,066 more words
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Thursday: 5-5-1 and down 3.85 units
This Month: 92-64-21 and down 26.22 units… 41 more words
Growing in a non-hockey state like Florida was always difficult. While the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning were trying to establish their identity with losing season after losing season, I became enamored with the game at the beginning of the 2000s by the consistent, high-level play of the St. 212 more words
It was one of those hockey moments that fans can see coming, a collision easy to triangulate, delicious in the anticipation.
The hitter was Taylor Hall, who crouched low to put a classic mid-ice hit on Dallas Stars go-to guy, Jamie Benn, the puck-carrier and the hittee, in this case. 552 more words