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With the NHL Expanding They Need To Look Into A New Structure

If the NHL goes to 32 teams (which seems likely with Seattle making renovations to KeyArena) I think the NHL needs to make a restructure of its divisions. In my opinion it should be four, 4 team divisions per conference like the NFL has. This would be good because the schedule would be much more… Continue reading With the NHL Expanding They Need To Look Into A New Structure

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Canadiens and Senators: The anatomy of a rivalry

Who would have thought that on Cinco De Mayo a hockey brawl would break out? But then again, who is really surprised? Let's take a look back to Thursday night where Ottawa's Eric Gryba laid a hard boarderline hit on Montreals Lars Eller, the hit caused Lars Eller to suffer serious facial injuries and prompted… Continue reading Canadiens and Senators: The anatomy of a rivalry

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Where has the decency gone in the media?

Today the Ottawa Sun released their paper for the city of Ottawa, and on it was the following:   Granted it isn't as graphic as some other newspapers in the past, say on September 12, 2001 in most US cities following the attacks in New York City, however the pictures in those papers were meaningful… Continue reading Where has the decency gone in the media?

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The Montreal Canadiens cross the line

In last nights NHL action there was an incident in the first period where Montreal Canadiens forward Ryan White took a long run at Philadelphia Flyers Defenseman Kent Huskins and injured him with an apparent elbow. Ryan White was then jumped by Flyers defenseman Kurtis Foster and that scrap was without anything landing. On the… Continue reading The Montreal Canadiens cross the line

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With the new NHL re-alignment it is time to consider expansion options

With the NHL agreeing to an new re-alignment this week it is time to consider where the NHL might look to expand. I have a few ideas for this in my own mind on how to expand the league while sticking to the current structure of the divisions that are in place. And some ideas… Continue reading With the new NHL re-alignment it is time to consider expansion options