Former Colorado Avalanche General Manager Pierre Lacroix Deserves a Banner at Ball Arena

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With heavy hearts, the Colorado Avalanche organization announced on Sunday, December 13th that former General Manager Pierre Lacroix passed away. Lacroix, 72, died tragically due to COVID-19 complications. When fans reminisce over hockey history in Denver, they think of Joe Sakic, Peter Forsberg, Patrick Roy, Milan Hejduk and the likes. Often forgotten, unfortunately, is the […] READ MORE


Starting Six: Colorado Avalanche All-Time Lineup

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The Starting Six series comes to you to dive into the best player at each position all-time for every organization. The biggest and best at each position, with the most memorable moments in franchise history. Here is the Colorado Avalanche all-time lineup. Starting Six: Colorado Avalanche All-Time Lineup From the cold shores of Quebec City to the […] READ MORE



The All-Time Best Ottawa Senators Free Agent Signing

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Welcome to LWOS Hockey’s summer series. After the historic 2016 NHL Free Agency period, it’s a good time to look at the best free agent signing in the history of all 30 NHL franchises. Up next: The all-time best Ottawa Senators free agent signing. Make sure to check out the previous articles in our 2016 summer […] READ MORE


The All-Time Best Colorado Avalanche Free Agent Signing

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Welcome to LWOS Hockey’s summer series. After the historic 2016 NHL Free Agency period, it’s a good time to look at the best free agent signing in the history of all 30 NHL franchises. Up next: The all-time best Colorado Avalanche free agent signing.  Make sure to check out the previous articles in our 2016 summer […] READ MORE


NHL Expands: Las Vegas In, Quebec City Out

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The NHL announced their decision today on expansion. Las Vegas is in and Quebec City is out, for at least now. The city of Las Vegas and the state of Nevada will have their first professional sports franchise. The puck will drop at T-Mobile Arena in October 2017. For Quebec City today is a tough day. But all […] READ MORE


NHL Expansion: Tax Law was the Deciding Factor

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There were several bids for NHL expansion, but ultimately Las Vegas has won out. Among many things, the difference in tax laws between Nevada and Quebec may have tipped the scales in favor of Sin City. NHL Expansion: Tax Law was the Deciding Factor Nevada has no state income tax, making Las Vegas attractive for […] READ MORE


Report: NHL Chooses Las Vegas For NHL Expansion

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An anonymous AP source with direct knowledge of the situation has reported that the NHL has decided to expand to Las Vegas allegedly for the 2017-18 season. Meanwhile the bid from Quebec City is out of the running. The NHL expands to another western market in the United States and denies another team to Canada, […] READ MORE


Las Vegas and Quebec City Anxiously Await NHL Expansion Decision

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The news came down this week regarding how the NHL will proceed regarding expansion when it comes to Las Vegas. While the white smoke has yet to be released, all signs point to hockey coming to southern Nevada. While early reports have been good for another team in the American Southwest, for Quebec City, the […] READ MORE


Can the Carolina Hurricanes Kill Expansion for Quebec City

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Major news came down this week in regards to Peter Karmanos, the owner of the Carolina Hurricanes. It’s not good. Karmanos’ three adult sons are suing him for defaulting on monies borrowed from their trust. This story feels like it’s taken from a script of a soap opera. The big question now is can the […] READ MORE