Reviewing the acquisitions of Michal Kempny and Jakub Jerabek

As known every time the NHL trade deadline looms, teams have a few options in order to give them the best odds, whether it be for the present, future, or both. Some teams are sellers, and look to trade away valuable players in hopes of large returns, which usually involves an array of draft picks […]

Bourque’s absence not slowing down the Bears

The 2018 Winter Olympics are coming to a close soon, and the Bears couldn’t be happier as, ever since the opening ceremonies, the Bears have been without one of their alternate captains and best player, Chris Bourque. With NHL players prohibited from competing in this year’s Games, Bourque had his first opportunity to represent his […]

Despite inconsistency, Flyers find themselves in the playoff race

In the tightly-packed Metropolitan Division, one could easily make the case for any of the eight teams finding themselves in the postseason. With just 12 points separating the division-leading Washington Capitals (71 points) and the cellar-dwelling New York Rangers (59 points), all eight teams can rise up the standings – or plummet to the bottom […]

NHL power rankings: pre-trade deadline

31. Arizona Coyotes Not much has changed over the course of the season for Arizona. Clayton Keller has cooled off significantly since his early-season hot streak, and Antti Raanta hasn’t been able to steal enough games to lift the ‘Yotes out of the basement. Team MVP: Clayton Keller 30. Ottawa Senators Nothing has gone right for […]

Five best plays from the Flyers | week of 2/4

The Flyers are 2-0 so far this week, with their wins coming against Carolina and Montreal. Their overtime win against the Hurricanes put them into the first wild card spot in the Eastern Conference, and hopefully they can keep it there, if not improve. Brian Elliott stick save Brian Elliott, along with Claude Giroux, made […]

Taking a look at the postseason chances for the Bears

With the AHL regular season surpassing the halfway point, it’s time to talk about the playoffs. Last year’s playoffs ended disappointingly for the Hershey Bears, as they made swift work of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, but lost to the Providence Bruins the next series. A large part of their demise in that series was the […]