Philadelphia Flyers Captain Claude Giroux Missing in Action

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The Philadelphia Flyers are all ready beginning the 2014-15 season with an inauspicious start. It seems the injury bug has already infected the team as training camp began a mere seven days ago. The team was already shorthanded when All-Star defenseman Kimmo Timonen learned in early August that he had developed blood clots in his […] READ MORE


Mighty Duck: J.S. Giguere Calls It a Career

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What was long rumored in trending tweets and buzz around the NHL early last week has become a reality. Jean-Sebastien Giguere has officially retired from the NHL after a remarkable 16 seasons. Report: J.S. Giguere ready to retire from NHL http://t.co/LqlmF10AGB @sportsnet — Hockey Central (@SNHockeyCentral) May 26, 2014 The Montreal native has spent the […] READ MORE


Waiting in the Wings: Philadelphia Flyers Prospect Report

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Three of the Philadelphia Flyers top prospects are Scott Laughton, Shayne Gostisbehere and Robert Hagg. Each man represents the future of the Flyers organization. With the future so bright, Paul Holmgren, Ron Hextall and the rest of the Flyers brass “gotta wear shades!” A team that already averages an age of 28.48 years, a twenty-year-old, […] READ MORE


Has Hockey Fallen Out of the Four Major Sports in North America?

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I was recently a guest of the Sports Bash with Mike Gill on 97.3 ESPN Radio and the classic debate arose: What are the four major sports in North America?  I was shocked to hear his response; “Hockey is definitely the fifth major sport… possibly even sixth behind NASCAR.” As a lifelong fan of the […] READ MORE


End of an Era: Martin Brodeur and the Devils Part Ways

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The New Jersey Devils have had #30 between the pipes for the better part of two decades. Martin Brodeur won three Stanley Cups for the Devils, while amassing four Vezina Trophies as the league’s top goalie in the process. With the recent signings of goaltenders Cory Schneider and former back up Scott Clemmensen, the end […] READ MORE