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Go Rangers! Bring home the Cup!

  Well, this is exciting as hell! Not a hockey diehard, but I am still flipping out over the New York Rangers advancing to the Stanley Cup Finals!  That’s a major effing deal, especially considering the horrendous sports year us...

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VIDEO: Blackhawks win Stanley Cup after Bruins choke!

  Last night, the Chicago Blackhawks completed one of the most stunning and epic comebacks to defeat the Boston Bruins, 3-2, and win the 2013 Stanley Cup.  Down one goal with less than two minutes remaining in regulation, the Blackhawks...

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Stanley Cup Final: Game 1 indulges the non-fan

Well played, NHL. Having two of the Original Six, Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks, competing against one another was one heck of a draw in and of itself.  But last night’s Stanley Cup Final Game 1 thriller was next level. ...

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VIDEO: Congrats to the LA Kings!

The wait is over! It took 45 years, but the Los Angeles Kings finally brought a Stanley Cup Championship to the City of Angels. Last night they defeated the NJ Devils in a lopsided and somewhat controversial 6-1 win at...

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Perspective on the NHL Realignment Proposal

Yesterday, I came across an interesting USA Today article entitled Realignment debate:  Quick fix or major shakeup.  In short, NHL owners are meeting on Monday to discuss, what else…conference realignment.  Right now, this topic is so popular that everyone from...

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Bryant Gumbel’s David Stern Comments are Black and White Issue

At the closing of Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel last night, Gumbel issued some harsh words about the NBA Commissioner.  He likened Stern to a “modern plantation overseer” for his handling of the negotiations.  Gumbel accused Stern of treating the...

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Hockey’s Back: NHL 2011-2012 Season Preview!

While an NBA season looks bleak with the announcement that training camp and some early preseasons games will officially be canceled, the NHL is going strong and looking forward to the start of its 2011-2012 season.  My go-to hockey source,...