Tag Archives: NHL Preview

Pittsburgh Penguins 2017-18 Season Preview

It’s not fair that Pittsburgh has Sidney Crosby and Edmonton has Connor McDavid, when a few decades ago, both teams had Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky, respectively. Is there some rule that says only those two cities can have the … Continue reading

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Montreal Canadiens 2017-18 Season Preview

Okay, real talk. I don’t like the Montreal Canadiens. As a fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs, I’ve had to put up with their fans my entire life. My main beef with their fans is when the Leafs are clearly … Continue reading

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Edmonton Oilers 2017-18 Season Preview

I’ve always considered the Edmonton Oilers my second favourite hockey team. I remember them being an underdog in a playoff series against Dallas in the early 2000s and I’ve been cheering for them ever since. I think within the next … Continue reading

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Detroit Red Wings 2017-18 Season Preview

On New Year’s Day 2014, I found myself standing among a crowd of 100,000 people watching a hockey game at a football stadium in Detroit. It was fun. I couldn’t feel my feet for five hours and I’d do it … Continue reading

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Chicago Blackhawks 2017-18 Season Preview

Here are two memories I have of the Chicago Blackhawks as they relate to the Toronto Maple Leafs. I remember the Chicago Blackhawks were the opponent when the Leafs played their final game at Maple Leaf Gardens in 1999. Chicago … Continue reading

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Carolina Hurricanes 2017-18 Season Preview

The Carolina Hurricanes broke my heart in 2002. It was Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals, they were ahead in the series 3-2 against my Maple Leafs, and were winning the game 1-0 with under a minute to go. … Continue reading

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Calgary Flames 2017-18 Season Preview

I wasn’t a fan of the Calgary Flames when I was a kid. For starters, I don’t live there. On top of that, by the time their games came on at 10PM ET, I’d be in bed. And if that’s … Continue reading

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Arizona Coyotes 2017-18 Season Preview

If you’re wondering what it’s like to have a hockey team in the desert, well, so am I. That being said, Arizona’s first preseason game at home was scheduled for tonight, and it has been cancelled. Why? Because of poor … Continue reading

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Boston Bruins 2017-18 Season Preview

Bears are interesting, aren’t they? I mean, you have Yogi Bear, who can’t stray too far from his picnic basket. You have Paddington Bear – a connoisseur of sorts – who keeps a sandwich under his hat. You have the … Continue reading

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Anaheim Ducks 2017-18 Season Preview

Legendary professional wrestler and “Woo!” enthusiast, Ric Flair, has said on multiple occasions, “To be the man, you gotta beat the man.” Well, for the last five seasons, the Anaheim Ducks have been “The Man” atop the Pacific Division of … Continue reading

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