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So here we are! After almost eight months of regular season and playoff hockey, we have made it to a Stanley Cup Final that not many people have predicted from the beginning. For San Jose, they came into last October with a new head coach and their best players on the wrong side of 30 […]

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With last Friday beginning the Conference finals, you would think that the four best teams in the NHL are left in the postseason. If you are basing it off of the regular season standings, you are wrong because there is not a single division leader left. If you are looking at puck possession numbers, you’re […]

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Dallas vs. St. Louis This, my friends, is going to be a good one! At the end of the day, this is the Western Conference finals, because the remains of the Pacific Division are quite terrible once you strip Anaheim and Los Angeles out of the equation. The Stars were clearly the best team in […]

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New York Islanders vs. Tampa Bay Way for me to give a lot of discredit to the Islanders in my first round preview from a couple weeks ago! I knew their series against the Panthers would be a tight series, but I was not sure how well Thomas Greiss would be against a much more […]

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So after a busy work and blogging week, I finally have my playoff previews ready to share to the world. I would like to note that all opinions on all playoff series that started on Wednesday were written before their respective game ones. In other words, yes, the Rangers-Penguins preview was written before Henrik Lundqvist […]

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For some that have followed boxing for a long time, they will agree that it has been a long time since a heavyweight boxer has transcended the sport. Since the retirement of Lennox Lewis, the Klitschko brothers monopolized the division and have held the reigns for almost 12 years. Whether it is because of their […]

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With less than two weeks of regular season hockey to go, it will be safe to say that 13 NHL teams should clinch their playoff berths with some form of comfort. As for the remaining playoff spots, that is a different story. Just more than a week ago, eighth and ninth place in each conference […]