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mikb

  • joined Jan 15, 2010
  • last login Apr 18, 2014
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Of Mice and Men: Franchise Goaltending... RDP and Bobby Lu

In one of the recent comment threads, an imromptu discussion about Milbury vs. Snow popped up, with goaltending a featured sub-thread.  To wit, the bold assertion of metalstar: As it stands...

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Anybody up for another waiver stopgap?

Via USA Today's Kevin Allen, today's waiver wire includes the hightly-talented center Patrick O'Sullivan. O'Sullivan has seen a lot of success in juniors and the AHL.  He's also been good enough...

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Our first look at the draftees, via NHL Central Scouting

The actual article is interesting, with some details on the domestic prospects... but of course the big thing missing is anything European...  forget any sort of in-depth look at overseas...

Great Moments in Sports Journalism

 And we’re back!  Let’s go to Jim Hill for sports.  Jim? Thanks, Puck Daddy!  Tonight is a big night for you hockey fans: a game between first-place teams! Uh… Jim? What's the...

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Hey, you guys remember "No Habs No"?

Remember how much grief the Isles marketing department took, because they suggested that they preferred that people attending games in Nassau Coliseum shoud, you know, kind of be fans of the home...

Real Standings, vol. 2 - what an early losing streak can do

As it turns out.... surprisingly little, as you see below the jump. The standings are relatively stable in the Atlantic, mostly because all the teams are scuffling a bit.  Even the Flyers, who...

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The latest in cap dodging

If you're a New Jersey Devil, take my advice and READ THE FINE PRINT.

Welcome to the Real Standings

If you don't like the Mystery Point, you may enjoy looking at the standings without it... and that's where we come in.

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Rivalry, shmivalry

There are rivals... and then there's these teams. What makes a rivalry, and why don't these teams have one?

Video of Moulson and Streit's injury - with bonus footage of RDP tackling Sim and slugging him a...

Video of Moulson and Streit's injury - with bonus footage of RDP tackling Sim and slugging him a couple of times.

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Git yer New York sports, heah!

No - not those SNY guys... the Wednesday web show known as "Pretty Good Sports Show."  An ad for them popped up on ESPN.com, and I had to mention it for no other reason than to give me a thin...

SBN/NHL Mock Expansion: the re-alignment assignment

In a dream world where the NHL expanded back to WHA relics Quebec and Winnipeg, where would the new teams fit?

The SBN/NHL Mock Expansion: Q-Q-Q-Quebec and the Jets

The SBNation major-domo, Travis Hughes, is pleased to announce that the NHL is faux-spanding to Winnipeg and Quebec City, with the not-actual-return of the Jets and Nordiques to imaginary...

Cry-landers

WebBard's recent Mount Puckmore/Suckmore post anticipated me a little bit. Back on the old blog, I would run occasional Isles and hockey posts.  This one, originally from February of this year,...

Uhmmm.... well.... for the Twins. They took some BP and awkwardly snagged fly balls. Dig KO's...

Okposo and Parise - together!!!

Uhmmm.... well.... for the Twins. They took some BP and awkwardly snagged fly balls. Dig KO's warning track power and not-so-great throwing arm! PS - I'd embed the ruddy thing if I could only figure out how to make it work. Link via a quick story from Hockey or Die.

A small round (about) up

If nothing else, we can all be grateful.  There's certainly a lot of hockey news for an August, thanks in no small part to the Kovi-Go-Round (right round, baby, right round). Puck Daddy has been...

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Not so fast, Mister Man...

Y'know... waiting 19 days for Ilya Kovalchuk to sign was sooooo much fun, we just want MORE OF IT. The NHL has rejected Ilya Kovalchuk's 17-year, $102 million contract with the New Jersey Devils...

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Beautiful in every single way

This article by the Daddy Puck Daddy, Greg Wyshynski, is a thing of beauty on many levels. Four agents talked anonymously with Greg about the opening week of the NHL's free agency period, with...

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Thread of thread follow-ups

Wherein we revisit discussions from prior threads, rather than try to dig through the archives to find who said what where The Gary Bettman Translator (great work, Dom!) reminds me of a Twitter...

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