What Went Wrong: Vegas Golden Knights

The second season of the Vegas Golden Knights came with a lot to live up to, what with their storybook inaugural season taking them all the way to the Stanley Cup Final. In 2018-2019, Vegas came back down to Earth. They finished with a 43-32-7 record, good for third in the Pacific Division and seventhContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Vegas Golden Knights”

What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators

In 2018-2019, the Ottawa Senators finished dead last in the NHL. When processing what went wrong with the year, it’s almost a futile effort because just about everything went wrong. The Senators closed 2018-2019 with a 29-47-9 record, good for just 64 points. That put them eight points behind the New Jersey Devils in theContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators”

Playoff Preview: Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks

The San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights already have a nice rivalry and that’ll be on display when they meet in the first round. Last season, the Golden Knights defeated the Sharks in the second round and outscored them 22-14 over six games. They went on to the Stanley Cup Final. This time around,Continue reading “Playoff Preview: Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks”

Golden Knights: Vegas Acquires Mark Stone in Swap with Ottawa

The Vegas Golden Knights have acquired forward Mark Stone from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for prospect Erik Brannstrom, Oscar Lindberg and a second-round pick for the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. This is obviously a rough deal for Senators fans to take because they’re watching their team get taken apart piece by piece. Stone wasContinue reading “Golden Knights: Vegas Acquires Mark Stone in Swap with Ottawa”

Senators: Duchene Scratched as Ottawa Prepares Trade Packages

In all likelihood, Matt Duchene is done as an Ottawa Senator. According to reports, the 28-year-old has been told that he won’t be playing the next few games for the club. That’s a pretty clear indicator that he’s being protected, being shopped and being packaged. With the trade deadline coming Monday, there’s an increasingly hugeContinue reading “Senators: Duchene Scratched as Ottawa Prepares Trade Packages”