Lavin Should Be Coaching For His Job

St. John’s hired Steve Lavin to a six-year, $8.75 million deal in 2010 with the idea they would be contending for Big East championships. He...

March Madness   NCAA   St John's   Steve Lavin

Best of the WHA Hall of Fame Blu-Ray Review

I never had a chance to see more than a few highlights, articles and maybe an occasional news feature on the WHA when I was growing up. In New...

WHA   Wayne Gretzky   Gordie Howe   Bobby Hull   Mark Messier

2015 NHL Draft - - My Top 30 Version 1.0

Here is version 1.0. It’s not my mock draft and this will definitely change as things roll on. 1) Connor McDavid - 6-1, 190 - C - Even if he...

Jack Eichel   Connor McDavid   Dylan Strome   Noah Hanifin   2015Draft


NEW YORK/TORONTO (March 4, 2015) – Sportsnet has been awarded the exclusive English-language media rights in Canada and TVA Sports the...

NHL   NHLPA   World Cup of Hockey   Hockey

Michael Del Zotto Feeling Confident About His Game

Philadelphia  - - One of the big takeaway’s from tonight’s 3-2 Flyers win over the New York Rangers was the terrific play of former Rangers...

Philadelphia Flyers   New York Rangers   Hockey   Michael Del Zotto

Zepp's Play Helps Keep The Flyers Drive For The Playoffs Alive

Philadelphia PA - - The Philadelphia Flyers continued their push to make the playoffs as they keep finding ways to get points to move up the...

Ode To Andre The Giant

Having had some time to process the madness of Toy Fair one thing really stuck with me. Mattel’s Andre The Giant figure stayed with me. It was...

Kings Crown The Sharks - - Win 7th Straight With 2-1 Win

Santa Clara, CA -- Last night, in front of about 60,000 Sharks fans and another 10k in support of the Kings, the visiting team took another NHL...

Todd McLellan   Stadium Series   San Jose Sharks   Los Angeles Kings   Marian Gaborik

Do You Believe In Miracles?

This is certainly an arguable point but to me the Al Michaels call, “Do You Believe in Miracles?” is the best call in sports history. It capped...

Al Michaels   Lake Placid   Russia   Finland   Red Army

2015 NHL Stadium Series Snippets

The San Jose Sharks host their first ever NHL outdoor game on Saturday in the South Bay, at the $1.2 billion Levi's Stadium in its inaugural...

Levi Stadium   2015 Stadium Series   Hockey   San Jose Sharks   Los Angeles Kings


Flyers Player Development Model Version 2.0 Is Now On Display

Voorhees, For more than a few years Flyers camp always had a lot of scrimmaging and one game against the Capitals. This year, the first camp...

Lindblom Hopes To Be Part of Flyers Swedish Renaissance

VOORHEES, NEW JERSEY-One of the areas that define sustained success in the National Hockey League is a team’s ability to draft players of NHL... Tags:

Anthony Mingioni   Flyers. Flyers Development camp. Oskar Lindblom   Hockey

Sam Morin -- Reaching For The Stars

At 6-7, 224, I watched this superb athlete show off his leaping ability yesterday at Flyers development camp. He was showing no ill affect of...

Flyers Development Camp Observations Part 1

Voorhees -- Today’s the first day that some players have hit the ice in a few months. Some are fresh off of injuries and with that in mind they...

Unable To Bring Insanity…So Flyers Address Needs On Tight Budget

It’s a time of year that Philadelphia Flyers fans have become accustomed to seeing their team as major players in free agency, but a salary cap... Tags:

Andrew Gordon   Ron Hextall   Philadelphia Flyers. Hockey   NHL Free Agent Frenzy

“In A Tight Spot”: The Philadelphia Flyers 2014 Free Agency Preview

One of my favorite movies is Joel and Ethan Cohen’s “O’ Brother, Where Art Thou?”  In that film, George Clooney’s character Ulysses Everett... Tags:

Martin Brodeur   Matt Niskanen   Vinny Lecavalier   NHL. Philadelphia Flyers

Rounds 3, 5, and 7, Recap With Commentary

61) Buffalo Sabres: Goaltender Jonas Johansson Now that Ryan Miller is no longer the franchise goaltender in Buffalo, they are in search for... Tags:

Dyson Mayo   2014 NHL Draft   Anton Karlsson   Keegan Iverson

Milano, Tuch and Larkin Highlight NTDP's Success

It wasn’t too long ago that the United States wasn’t a major player in developing top prospects. Every so often you’d see a Ryan Suter or a... Tags:

Team USA   Sonny Milano   Alex Tuch   2014 NHL Draft   Ann Arbor

Some 2014 NHL Draft Second Day Highlights

Ivan Barbashev didn’t have to wait long to hear his name called. After eagerly waiting to be brought up on stage in Round 1, the talented... Tags:

Ryan Donato   2014 NHL Draft   Alex Nedeljkovic   Thatcher Demko

2014 NHL Draft Has Some Surprises

Day One of the Draft was highlighted by several trades. The Anaheim Ducks acquired center Ryan Kesler from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange... Tags:

2014 NHL Draft   Travis Sanheim. Aaron Ekblad   Sam Reinhart   Sam Bennett