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Archive for August, 2015

Awkward: Zdeno Chara, Marian Hossa, Marian Gaborik With Stanley Cup (Photo)

In the players' defense, it's probably pretty intimidating being around the greatest trophy in sports. Boston Bruins fans, though, hope Chara gets over his nerves and becomes even better friends with Lord Stanley. Maybe the 6-foot-9 defenseman might ...

Devils and Bruins kick off entire NHL preseason schedule

The Devils' preseason opener against the Boston Bruins on Sept. 20 in Providence, R.I., kicks off the entire NHL 2015 exhibition schedule. That game will be the first with the Devils' new coaching staff of John Hynes, Alain Nasreddine, Geoff Ward and ...

Mariano's coming to Bloomingdale in 2017

Lord Stanley's Cup is returning to Elk Grove Village thanks to a longtime resident: Blackhawks team President and CEO John McDonough. The cup will be on display during a public rally at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29 on the soccer fields next to the ...

Daily Dose: All Hands On Deck For This Season

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports. A missing element to the Rangers chances of returning to the Stanley Cup Final was Mats Zuccarello. Ok, so he fell off his scoring pace the previous season (59 points in 79 games during the 2013-2014 season). And, with that ...

Detroit Red Wings: Scouting Anthony Mantha

Most people have already been cheering Anthony Mantha since the Detroit Red Wings drafted him 20th overall in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. In 189 regular-season games with the Val d'Or Foreurs of the QMJHL, Anthony registered an impressive 129 goals and ...

Washington Capitals: Struggles and Fixes

The Washington Capitals haven't been in the playoffs since 2013, and in that year they lost after a seven game series against the New York Rangers. ... The Capitals have yet to win a Stanley Cup, but have made a few appearances including one in 1998.

Danny Briere: He would have been a Flyers icon if…

... his retirement Monday and ended a terrific 17-year career, was one of the most notable free-agent signings made by former general manager Paul Holmgren _ even though the Flyers used a compliance buyout on the shifty 5-foot-8 forward in 2013 ...

Boston Bruins: Put Jimmy Hayes On The Bergeron Line

The Boston Bruins will need to find the right person to fill in the holes left in the lost season. Milan Lucic and Reilly Smith's departure now require the B's to find the right two players to replace them. Jimmy Hayes is one of those players, and it's ...

The Boston Bruins Franchise Four

If you're reading this list as a series, the Boston Bruins are our first team, with a history extending beyond the 1990s. The top-shelf spot needs no explanation and I don't know if one needs to argue the other slots either. When your franchise has ...

Boston Bruins: Could They Offer Someone A Try Out

The Bruins training camp less than a month away (Tuukka Rask had stated during the Jimmy Fund Telethon that it would start September 17). A lot of people feel that the Boston Bruins may still be missing a defensemen that can not only play top-four ...