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10 Bearded Figures that Flyers’ Scott Hartnell Can Relate To

May 31st, 2010
With the 2010 Stanley Cup Finals underway, I want to pay tribute to one of the more epic hair/beard combos that I have seen in a long time. That would be the Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Hartnell. He began growing a beard before the playoffs even began, and has just kept ...

NHL Players that won’t be on the cover of NHL ’11

May 29th, 2010
With the playoffs almost over, it's time to begin preparing for the next season, as well as the next EA Sports edition of NHL '11. This year's cover athlete was Patrick Kane, who waits for the Stanley Cup Finals to start on his home ice at the United Center. While Kane's ...

Ready For More: Veteran Red Wings Far From Being Considered Done

May 28th, 2010
Believe me, I understand what the future holds. The Los Angeles Kings, Chicago Blackhawks, San Jose Sharks, and Colorado Avalanche, to name a few, are teams on the rise. With them on the rise, that means there have to be teams going on the decline. Most people look at what happened with ...

What We Learned: How Red Wings and Penguins Prepared Blackhawks and Flyers

May 27th, 2010
Someone was bound to mention them. The Stanley Cup Final wouldn't feel right without mentioning the Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings, who have been part of the Stanley Cup Final the past two years, each winning a final. Don't forget, Philadelphia and Chicago's biggest rivals are the Penguins and Red Wings, ...

Curse Reverse 101: What Marian Hossa Can Do To Remove “Hossa Curse”

May 26th, 2010
I wanted to find the definition of mystery, so I used the spotlight feature on my MacBook and typed in, "mystery." It brought me to the New Oxford American Dictionary, which defines mystery as, "something that is difficult or impossible to understand or explain." After reading the definition, I thought it ...

The San Jose Sharks’ Biggest Need: Some Fresh Faces

May 25th, 2010
"I definitely believe in this group." San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan has expressed his desire to keep the roster the way it is and knows that there will be people calling for the Sharks to change the makeup of the roster. If you weren't aware as well, there has been ...