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Series Preview: Wild Versus Blues

The St. Louis Blues have a lot to be happy about after finishing this year’s regular season with a record of 51-24-7. They were able to capture the highly-contested Central Division crown with 109 points, clinching their fourth straight playoff appearance in the process. In those last four years, the Blues have won only one playoff series. Shockingly enough, they…

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On The Powerplay – Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview

Last Word on Sports is proud to present their hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben and Dave. Join Ben Kerr and Dave Gove each week as they take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. Its the most wonderful time of the year, the start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. …

Vancouver Canucks v Los Angeles Kings

Western Conference Wild Card: The Final Week

As the National Hockey League enters its final week of the 2014-15 regular season, we take a look at the amazing battle for the final two wild card spots in the Western Conference. The Dallas Stars, Colorado Avalanche, Edmonton Oilers and Arizona Coyotes have all been mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, and while the San Jose Sharks still have life,…


Inside Devan Dubnyk’s Comeback

After finding himself in the American Hockey League to end last season, goaltender Devan Dubnyk was barely on the radar. This past summer, the Arizona Coyotes took a chance on Dubnyk by signing him to be the backup behind Mike Smith. But something else happened instead, Dubnyk outplayed Smith to the point where the tanking Coyotes decided to trade Dubnyk…


Devan Dubnyk Leads Playoff-Bound Wild

When Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher sent a 2015 third-round draft pick to the Arizona Coyotes on January 14, he had no idea the player he was trading for, goaltender Devan Dubnyk, would eventually catapult the organization from bottom-feeder hopelessness to playoff-bound success. Dubnyk, a Regina, Canada, native, sported a modest 9-5-2 record at the time and was posting…

Anaheim Ducks v Arizona Coyotes

Players That Should Thrive With Their New Team – Western Conference

Today we’ll take a look at a few players in the western conference that should receive a boost in their fantasy value.

Jordan Leopold

Happy ending for the Leopold family

If you wish upon a star, your wish may come true. For the Leopold family, their wish did come true. Jordan Leopold’s daughter Jordyn Leopold sent a letter to the Minnesota Wild coaching staff asking if the team could make a trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets to get her father back. In the letter she states “My dad is…

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