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Ranking the Top 10 Most Intriguing NHL Games This Weekend

November 11th, 2011
How’s it going hockey fans? We have quite a few intriguing games that are happening over the weekend. What I’ve done is looked at the all the matchups that will be going on from Friday’s games through Sunday’s game, broke them down from the most interesting and intriguing to the ...

Carter’s NHL Power Rankings-October 22: Red Hot Stars Take Top Spot

October 22nd, 2010
1. Dallas Stars (5-1-0)One of three teams to outscore opponents by a combined eight goals so far this season. Brad Richards has 10 points through the first six games (second among Western Conference players). Stephane Robidas has the league’s best plus/minus rating at +10. 2. Pittsburgh Penguins (5-3-0)27 goals through ...

2010 NBA Playoffs: Top 25 Players Still Standing

May 28th, 2010
It's quite simple: I took the rosters of the Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Boston Celtics, and Orlando Magic and ranked every player from best worst. Here's how I see the top 25 players from that list. Begin Slideshow

Carter’s 2009-10 All-NBA Teams: Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant Highlight First Team

May 6th, 2010
FIRST TEAM   G Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat) Only Kevin Durant and LeBron James scored more points than D-Wade this season. That’s pretty much the only reason why I have him on the first team. He is the NBA’s best offensive guard. G Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers) He’s not the same ...

The Magical List: Carter’s Final NBA Power Rankings For 2009-10

April 17th, 2010
  Here's how I see the NBA's top 30 teams and the NBA postseason award winners for the 2009-10 season: 1. Orlando Magic (59-23) With the Magic in my top spot, this also means that also picking them to win the NBA Championship in June. The Magic are the only team in the ...

Who’s Got the Edge: Carter’s Stanley Cup Playoff First Round Predictions

April 14th, 2010
  Eastern Conference (8) Montreal Canadiens vs. (1) Washington Capitals The Capitals have what I love in hockey and that’s great offense. They have scored more goals than any other team in the NHL. I think if Jose Theodore can come into the series with his A-game, then the Habs have absolutely ...

Carter’s Final NHL Power Rankings: Henrik Sedin Leads Hart Candidates

April 13th, 2010
The 2009-10 NHL regular season has come and gone. It’s been nothing short of very entertaining. From the playoff races to the individual award races to the rivalries to the excitement of great teams (like the Capitals, Blackhawks, and Canucks) to the terrible disappointment of others (like the Blue Jackets, Maple ...

Carter’s NHL Power Rankings, April 5: Tippett Leads Jack Adams Race

April 5th, 2010
Here's David Carter's NHL Power Rankings and individual rankings for the 2009-10 season up until April 5. All W-L-OL records are updated thru Monday morning, April 5.   1. Washington Capitals (51-15-12) Offense Rank: 1 Defense Rank: 17 PP Rank: 1 PK Rank: 25 2. Chicago Blackhawks (49-22-7) Offense Rank: 4 Defense Rank: 4 PP Rank: 16 PK Rank: 5 ...

Carter’s NHL Power Rankings—March 11: Alexander Ovechkin Remains Hart Favorite

March 11th, 2010
1. Washington Capitals (45-13-9) I have these guys at the No. 1 spot because I like teams that can score and score often. No other team has scored more than the Capitals. At this point, Alex Ovechkin is still my favorite to win the Hart Trophy.   2. Chicago Blackhawks (44-17-5) My money is ...

Carter’s NBA Power Rankings-March 9: Cavs, Lakers, Magic Remain Top Three

March 9th, 2010
1. Cleveland Cavaliers (50-15) In 2008 and 2009, the first teams to reach 50 wins both won the NBA championship. The Cavaliers are the first team to grab win No. 50 this season. Just saying…   2. Los Angeles Lakers (46-18) If I were a Lakers’ fan, I wouldn’t really worry about too much. ...