Competition Committee Proposes Headshot Penalty

If – more like when – the NHL’s competition committee receives approval, league referees will be blessed with the power to assign major penalties for hits to the head next season. The 10-person committee met in the NHL’s Toronto office on Friday and came to an agreement about the issue, solidifying months of rhetoric withContinue reading “Competition Committee Proposes Headshot Penalty”

Canucks Fans Dig Out the Tin Foil Hats

As much as I love my Vancouver Canucks, the actions and words of some Canucks fans often leave my scratching my head. Unless you’re living under a rock, you’ve heard all about the disallowed Daniel Sedin goal from the third game of the Canucks vs. Los Angeles Kings playoff series. Sedin’s goal was ruled toContinue reading “Canucks Fans Dig Out the Tin Foil Hats”

Adrian Pereira’s Top 10 New NHL Rule Ideas

Attention: League GMs, NHL Competition Committee, players, media, and anyone else that has influence in the NHL. Consider this blog post an e-memo to the NHL containing insightful rule suggestions that should be seriously considered. When I say “seriously considered”, I’m not talking about silly rules involving trapezoids. These are concrete recommendations that WILL makeContinue reading “Adrian Pereira’s Top 10 New NHL Rule Ideas”