Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames enter the playoffs first in the Pacific Division, gaining 107 points in the regular season, and they’ll tangle with the Colorado Avalanche in what could be a wide-open first round. The Avalanche pulled into the second wild card spot in the Western Conference, with 90 points. The Flames hold the edge inContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Colorado Avalanche vs. Calgary Flames”

UPDATED: Senators Swing Brassard to Penguins as Part of 3-way Swap

Okay, so this is a complicated, complicated trade. It’s so complicated, it took the NHL most of the day to sign off on it. The breakdown is best rendered as a who-got-who, so things are as follows: The Pittsburgh Penguins have received forward Derick Brassard, prospect Vincent Dunn, Vegas Golden Knights prospect Tobias Lindberg, andContinue reading “UPDATED: Senators Swing Brassard to Penguins as Part of 3-way Swap”

Can the San Jose Sharks Actually Win?

The Pittsburgh Penguins took a series stranglehold on Monday night with a 3-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks. They’re one win away from securing the Stanley Cup and the time has come to seriously question the opposition. While yours truly asked a lot of questions yesterday, the Penguins seemed to have all the answersContinue reading “Can the San Jose Sharks Actually Win?”