Jets Sign Dustin Byfuglien to Five-Year Contract Extension

The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Dustin Byfuglien to a five-year contract extension worth $38 million. The two sides had spent considerable time hammering out the deal, with the 30-year-old clear in his resolve to remain in Winnipeg. He was slated to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, so it was imperative thatContinue reading “Jets Sign Dustin Byfuglien to Five-Year Contract Extension”

Chicago Begins Addressing Next Season

It’s been a busy few days in the National Hockey League, to say the least. Teams are preparing for the upcoming season by stripping away valuable roster parts in last-minute bids to prepare for the draft. Awards are being handed out, with Henrik Sedin picking up the Hart and Ryan Miller winning the Vezina. AndContinue reading “Chicago Begins Addressing Next Season”

Blackhawks Take 2-0 Series Lead

It was Marian Hossa that seemed to spark his team’s scoring touch on Monday night, as his goal in the second period spurred Ben Eager to score just 28 seconds later. The game itself was tighter and more physical than the series’ first game, of course. The Blackhawks’ eventual 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia FlyersContinue reading “Blackhawks Take 2-0 Series Lead”

Blackhawks Complete Sweep

Dustin Byfuglien was the man of the hour yet again as his clutch goal put the San Jose Sharks away for the post-season. The Chicago Blackhawks completed the series sweep and Byfuglien scored his third game-winning goal of the series, defeating the Sharks by a final score of 4-2 on Sunday. The Sharks started outContinue reading “Blackhawks Complete Sweep”

Playoff Matchups – Western Conference Finals

Well ladies and gents, the time has come for the Conference Finals. We’ve got some unexpected matchups this year and we certainly know that this year won’t be a repeat of the last two years with Detroit vs. Pittsburgh Stanley Cup Final matchups. It’s been a post-season filled with comebacks and improbable performances, that’s forContinue reading “Playoff Matchups – Western Conference Finals”