On this week’s episode, we were honored to be joined by Mike Laybourne as they talked about a variety of topics and picked the Pavel Bure’s of the week. How it works For those new to the game, for every Pavel Bure Must Watch Game you get to pick 1 player for each team who you think will score the game winning goal. If you pick the game winning goal scorer, you get 2 points. If the guy you picked assists on the winner, you get 1 point. The Standings Clantastic 9 BShareCohen 8 Mikelaybourne 7 JoeMartini90 6 Kagey_ 6 TheeRyanKearns 6 AndrewGForbes 5 ClumsyerOne 5Read More →

The guys are back and joined by Mike Laybourne as they talk about the rash of injuries in the league, including Stamkos, Gaudreau and Hall, and try to decide the status of the Flames’ rebuild. The NHL announced changes to the All Star Game format and it likely changed no one’s view of the game. The Red Wings and Maple Leafs showed off their new jerseys and only one of them are good. Joel also notices an uncanny resemblance Lastly, the guys touch on the state of goaltending in the NHL and pick the Pavel Bures of the week.Read More →

For a quarter of a century, the NHL was a six team league. As the 1960s rumbled on, the NHL and the ‘original six’ teams decided (or relented, depending on how you look at it) that it was time to expand. Next year the NHL expands again as the Las Vegas Desert, Black, Silver, Something Knights will join, the first expansion team in 16 years. So, ahead of that, we’ll be taking a look at the teams that have joined the league over the years. With the addition of the six new teams, the league was split into the East and West divisions. The East consistedRead More →

Joel was back on this week’s episode, and although he didn’t pick the Avalanche for Carl, there are a great group of games for Hi Sticking this week, including playoff matchups and Pacific division rivalry. Let’s. Play. Hi. Sticking! How it works For those new to the game, for every Pavel Bure Must Watch Game you get to pick 1 player for each team who you think will score the game winning goal. If you pick the game winning goal scorer, you get 2 points. If the guy you picked assists on the winner, you get 1 point. The Standings BShareCohen 6 TheeRyanKearns 5 ClantasticRead More →

The guys back as they share their thoughts on the players being inducted into the Hall of Fame and share their thoughts on who should be in The Hall but is missing. They also get to have a mini Rant Shack on Gary Bettman’s CBA comments, the NHL playing in the Olympics and the Arizona Coyotes getting a new arena. They also get into a debate based on the Avs “Trust or Bust” articles and try to decide if the Avs are good or bad. Lastly, they try to decide whether to veto a fantasy hockey trade, rule the punishment for a bet and pickRead More →

Do you ever hope that your team is the one that signs that big free agent in July?  Are you hoping that Brent Burns or Ben Bishop comes sliding through the doors and becomes that last piece your team desperately needs for that long cup run?  There might be one slight problem.  If your team is only one or two pieces away from becoming that Stanley Cup favorite it also means that your team could be close to the cap.  If you head on over to Cap Geek General Fanager NHL.Com (I forgot that nobody cares about this, right Bettman?) Cap Friendly there are severalRead More →