In the 2017-18 season Adidas is now the official supplier of jerseys for the NHL, and with that comes brand new jerseys for all 31 teams in the league. With new sweaters for everyone, that means that they won’t all be hits. Certainly, some teams uniforms change slightly, while some had more dramatic changes. But in the end, which are good and which are not? You can decide for yourself, as we play a game of “Hot or Not”! For these images and more for the rest of the teams, head to NHL.com. Detroit Red Wings Joe – Not New building, new core, same oldRead More →

The guys are back as they wrap up game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, including: – Does the early whistle missed goal matter? – Who should have won the Conn Smythe? They then take a look at the news of the week leading up to the NHL expansion draft, touching on: – The buyouts of Dan Girardi, Simon Despres and Francois Beauchemin – The Jonathon Drouin for Mikhail Sergachev trade – The NHL protected lists and who both Carl and Joel think will be chosen by the Vegas Golden Knights Lastly, they give some thoughts on who will win some of the awards inRead More →

When it was announced that Las Vegas was getting a new franchise, the first thing many thought of was: Expansion Draft! And that time is finally here. On Wednesday, June 21st during the NHL Awards ceremony the Vegas Golden Knights will have their roster officially announced. The entire list of players available to Vegas can be found on the NHL website. The Knights have to pick at least 14 forwards, 9 defensemen and 3 goaltenders from the other 30 NHL teams. Embed from Getty Images Joe Martini, Kyle Willaert, Mike Laybourne, and special guest, Managing Editor of Wings Nation, Mr. Nick Seguin, are here toRead More →

The guys are back as the Stanley Cup playoffs near the end, with at most 2 games left. They touch on the news of the week including Joel having multiple bones to pick and: – The home team has won every game in the final so far. Will it continue? – Sidney Crosby and P.K. Subban got into a wrestling match in Game 5. Was the punishment sufficient? – Who will win the Stanley Cup? The also start to preview the NHL offseason, talking about: – Shayne Gostisbehere has a new 6 year contract. What does the future look like for the Philadelphia Flyers? –Read More →

The final 4. With the Stanley Cup Final here, we look at the last 4 surviving teams to see who will be protected and who will be left for the Vegas Golden Knights to select from. With 4 clearly quality rosters, there ought to be something worth selecting for the Knights.   Mike, Joe and Carl make the picks this time. For the previous teams selected: Oilers, Rangers, Blues, Capitals Bruins, Blue Jackets, Leafs, Canadiens Flames, Blackhawks, Wild, Sharks Sabres, Hurricanes, Panthers, Kings, Islanders, Flyers, Lightning Coyotes, Avalanche, Stars, Red Wings, Devils, Canucks, Jets Rules and regulations for the expansion draft can be found on NHL.comRead More →