We’re less than 31 days away from the beginning of the 2017/18 season. Today we continue to dive into the 31 NHL teams in alphabetical order, take a look at their previous standings and upcoming season predictions, as well as their key additions and subtractions. Yesterday was the turn of the Tampa Bay Lightning, today we look at the the last original six team left in this series; the Toronto Maple Leafs.   2016/17 record: 40/27/15 Key additions: Patrick Marleau, Ron Hainsey Key losses: Brian Boyle, Matt Hunwick 2017/18 prediction: Playoffs – second round at a push. Embed from Getty Images The last time theRead More →

Joel is off hanging out with famous basketball players so Carl and Tiny Mike are left to hold it down. As Joel is off with the Toronto Raptors, Carl and Mike talk about how they handle themselves around celebrities. Do they stay composed? Do they even care about meeting a celebrity or famous athlete? And from that, would they want to be a celebrity themselves? With the seasons changing, Carl and Tiny reminisce about what makes fall such a great time and compare and contrast the weather between their two cities. Speaking of summer, Summer Girls by the Lyte Funkie Ones (LFO) has arguably theRead More →

We’re less than 31 days away from the beginning of the 2017/18 season. Today we continue to dive into the 31 NHL teams in alphabetical order, take a look at their previous standings and upcoming season predictions, as well as their key additions and subtractions. Yesterday we looked at the St. Louis Blues, today we look at a franchise at a crossroads, it’s the San Jose Sharks. 2016/17 record: 46/29/7 Key additions: Playing time for young players (No additions but still have 8.7 million in cap space) Key losses: Patrick Marleau, David Schlemko, Mirco Mueller 2017/18 prediction: Out in the first round of the playoffs. EmbedRead More →

We’re less than 31 days away from the beginning of the 2017/18 season. Today we continue to dive into the 31 NHL teams in alphabetical order, take a look at their previous standings and upcoming season predictions, as well as their key additions and subtractions. Yesterday was the turn of the Pittsburgh Penguins, today we visit the oldest team (still) in the NHL never to win a Stanley Cup; it’s the St. Louis Blues.   2016/17 record: 46/29/7 Key additions: Brayden Schenn, Beau Bennett, Chris Thorburn Key losses: Jori Lehtera, David Perron, Ryan Reaves, Kevin Shattenkirk, Nail Yakupov? 2017/18 prediction: Out in the second roundRead More →

The guys are back with their final division preview, which means it is almost time for hockey! They start with some news: NBC will be showing the Olympics instead of NHL hockey, since the NHL isn’t going to the Olympics. Is this a ploy by NBC to get back at Uncle Gary or just NBC doing what makes money? Jaromir Jagr officially won’t be starting the NHL season. Where does he end up and will he play in the NHL again? The Vegas Golden Knights will have season ticket holders’ names on the ice. A nice touch or tacky? And now, for the LAST DIVISIONRead More →

The NHL is less than 31 days away from the beginning of the 2017/18 season. Over this period we’re diving into the 31 NHL teams in alphabetical order, take a look at their previous standings and upcoming season predictions, as well as their key additions and subtractions. Today we look at the Flyers arch-rival: the Pittsburgh Penguins. 2016/17 record: 50-21-11=111 points Key additions: Antti Niemi, Ryan Reaves, Matt Hunwick >Key losses: Marc Andre Fleury, Chris Kunitz, Trevor Daley, Nick Bonino, Ron Hainsey, Matt Cullen 2017/18 prediction: Three cups in a row. Is it possible? Embed from Getty Images As usual, a playoff spot is eminentRead More →

The NHL is less than 31 days away from the beginning of the 2017/18 season. Over this period we’re diving into the 31 NHL teams in alphabetical order, take a look at their previous standings and upcoming season predictions, as well as their key additions and subtractions. Yesterday we looked at Erik Karlsson & Friends the Ottawa Senators, today we head back across the border to the home of wonderful cheese steaks, the Liberty Bell, and the Philadelphia Flyers. 2016/17 record: 39/33/10 Key additions: Nolan Patrick, Brian Elliott, Jori Lehtera Key losses: Steve Mason, Michael Del Zotto, Brayden Schenn 2017/18 prediction: Miss the playoffs Embed from Getty Images 2016/17Read More →