Archive for November, 2012

What We Learned: Why Gary Bettman’s not bad for the NHL (Puck Daddy)

By at 19 November, 2012, 9:02 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
When it comes to…

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Phoenix Coyotes sale update; lockout in stalemate; Latvian goalie gets Lucic’d (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 16 November, 2012, 2:45 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• RIP Hostess . We’ll never forget how you framed the 1987-88 Buffalo Sab…

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Bill Daly is discouraged; what we miss about hockey; IceHogs lose Dora The Explorer (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 15 November, 2012, 1:51 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• The Podcast Awards’ voting closes tonight . Matt R. is trying to cement…

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Hockey Hall of Fame: Where the Stanley Cup is meaningless (Puck Daddy)

By at 12 November, 2012, 3:55 pm

The Stanley Cup resides inside the Hockey Hall of Fame as a symbol of the NHL’s championship heritage, as well as so that fans of woebegone teams can witness what their jersey looks like next to one for the first time in their lives.
In the words of …

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Let’s try to avoid making fun of NHL concussion victims (What We Learned) (Puck Daddy)

By at 12 November, 2012, 9:10 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
Everyone on Twit…

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NHL roundup: Negotiations continue for fourth straight day (The SportsXchange)

By at 9 November, 2012, 6:00 pm

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association were meeting for the fourth consecutive day on Friday in New York as they try to hammer out an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement, ESPN.com reported.

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Fans blame owners for lockout; Ribeiro sees Dec. 1 start; blocked shot with face (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 9 November, 2012, 2:55 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• PHUTHBERT SIGHTING! “Professional ice hockey player Dion Phaneuf, actor…

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On the NHL beat in Moscow & Prague: Sights, sounds and stories after two weeks in Europe (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 8 November, 2012, 5:54 pm

Memories and anecdotes after two weeks covering locked-out NHLers playing in the KHL and Czech League

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NHL’s cap floor plan wouldn’t count bonuses, would make AHL players rather sad (Puck Daddy)

By at 5 November, 2012, 4:44 pm

Rookies carry some baggage when they arrive in the NHL, and not just because they’re rookies and hence have to carry their teammates’ bags. There are expectations for success; the promise of a bright future; and, of course, the millions of dollars bu…

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Caption Kane and Seguin; NHL, NHLPA ready for week of talks (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 5 November, 2012, 2:53 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.

• We don’t often simply publish a photo and do the “Caption This!” thing….

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