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Philadelphia Flyers: Re-Examining the Trades of Mike Richards and Jeff Carter

May 26th, 2012
When the Philadelphia Flyers traded then-captain Mike Richards and goal-scoring phenom Jeff Carter 30 minutes apart during the 2011 NHL offseason, eyebrows were raised so high they caused permanent wrinkles to the forehead of the hockey world. Just one year removed from a Stanley Cup Finals appearance, Flyers general manager ...

NHL Playoffs 2012: Los Angeles Kings’ Surge Should Come as No Surprise

May 19th, 2012
In the waning days of the Los Angeles Kings’ 2011-2012 regular season, the words “desperation” and “must-win” resounded far louder than the “Let’s go, Kings!” chants the Staples Center crowd loyally roared on as the Kings finished as the eighth and final-seeded team in a stacked Western Conference. Two back-to-back ...

Top 10 Greatest Last-Minute Goals in Hockey History

May 8th, 2012
Witnessing a last-second comeback can be one of the most exhilarating, adrenaline-producing feelings a sports fan will ever come across. Just ask any New York Rangers’ fan from last night. Of course, these moments are weighted by meaningfulness. A last-minute regular season goal will most certainly have you jumping ...