Topic: NHL

April 14, 2017

The NHL's regular season is over and some team is only fifteen wins away from Lord Stanley's Cup. Where does the Atlantic Division go from here?

April 7, 2017

Here on the brink of the playoffs for some teams and on the slide to the offseason for others, who are the unsung heroes of the Central?

February 27, 2017

As the NHL approaches the trade deadline, who are the difference-makers in the Pacific Division?

October 11, 2016

The NHL season starts today. Let's take a deep dive into the Metro and see what there is to see.

January 7, 2015

Why do writers ask bad questions to athletes? To get bad answers, mostly. It's not any better than it sounds.

November 6, 2013

NHL teams, like NHL fans, want to remember the good times. But in hockey, as elsewhere, too much nostalgia can be toxic.

September 30, 2013

The New York Islanders have been both great and greatly sad during their decades on Long Island. What they'll be after making the move to Brooklyn is anyone's guess, but the transition is already happening.

May 31, 2013

At any given moment, and sometimes for games on end, the Pittsburgh Penguins can be the best and most exciting team in the NHL. This doesn't sound like a problem, but it can feel like one.

May 7, 2013

In part two of an ongoing series, an Islander fan reflects on the past, prepares  for the future and tries to live in the present.

April 26, 2013

Late-season games between teams at the bottom of the standings are never easy to get through. When the second-to-last Flames visited the last-place Avalanche, things got dull on the ice. Off the ice, they got really real. A play in verse seemed like the right way to figure out how things went down.