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brillig has the night of after working so hard last week. Join me as I go back to my first love: hockey. Attending hockey games is always an interesting experience. Hockey fans are loud, ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Yesterday, I posted an article about the recent mumps  outbreak in the National Hockey League , which has hit 13 players (there's no official number, it varies depending on the source) including ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 02:11 PM PST with 11 Recommends
I get to do a click-bait article talking about Sidney Crosby , of the Pittsburgh Penguins , one of the most talented and exciting young ice hockey players in the ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Dec 15, 2014 at 12:55 PM PST with 11 Recommends
This year something strange is happening in the NHL; the New York Islanders have a share of the division leads and are currently (as of Weds) the hottest team in the NHL. For it to happen this ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Well another regular season of hockey is officially over and this Saturday we will know who will be drafting Connor McDavid #1 overall in June at the draft and by that token who will be drafting ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 141 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Some of us grieve for KO's self-imposed exile from DK since he has returned to work for the Mouse as he left political journalism(sic) via a stop as a call center rep at Current TV to return to ...
by annieli
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Nov 15, 2014 at 07:02 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Wait, wait wait. The NHL, an organization that once technically sold the Islanders to a man with no money , and is going to be put a team in Vegas? This is going to be awesome.
by angryea
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Sep 03, 2014 at 09:59 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Normally at this time I am recapping the first round of the NHL playoffs. However this year in honor of the LA Kings coming back from being down 3 games to none to win their series against the ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 88 comments on Sun May 04, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 112 comments on Thu Jan 30, 2014 at 10:56 AM PST with 101 Recommends
Another season of NHL hockey has begun and on time this year. In order to get everyone ready for the upcoming season, I offer this primer. We will look at some of the major changes the NHL has ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
by Walter Brasch Royal Dutch Shell, which owns or leases about 900,000 acres in the Marcellus Shale, had a great idea. It wanted to frack the Ukraine. But, there was opposition. So, Royal ...
by brasch
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Aug 10, 2013 at 04:47 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
It was one year ago today, and nearly to the hour Top Comments gets posted, that my father died. Since I am Jewish (although atheist in belief), we had the unveiling today. For those that don't ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 174 comments on Fri Jul 05, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R. KY) and his sidekick, Minority Whip John Cornyn (R. TX) don't want anyone to say anything nice about the Affordable Health Care Act. Especially ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jun 28, 2013 at 11:18 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
When we last visited the NHL playoffs, it was approximately one month ago and just after the end of the first round. Now we are smack dab in the middle of a highly exciting Cup final that could ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 98 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
(Opening Disclaimer: As a die-hard hockey fan, many person opinions fill this diary. If you don't like them, tough cookies.) The greatest time of the sports year in its full throes right now. No,
by cohenzee
Comment Count 109 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
A diversionary sports blog post, if you would indulge me. In the interests of disclosure, I am writing from the perspective of a Rangers fan, but I think you would agree that what I am writing ...
by Woody25
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 07:34 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I sent my 11 year old off to play hockey tonight with my hubby and sat down to take my mind off my frustration with his youth baseball program, when I saw this: The National Hockey League and the ...
by beastiemom
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 06:37 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Today, the NHL and the NHLPA have announced a partnership with the LGBTQ-friendly You Can Play Project in an effort to curb homophobia in the league and ...
by JGibson
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 10:41 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Hockey's back and so is fantasy hockey. I open my leagues up to interested Kossacks. As always, this is free and all you need is a Yahoo ID to play! Thanks to the lockout, we've got a quick ...
by Danno11
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 02:48 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Just in time to avert cancellation of a full season and just before the union's deadline for filing a disclaimer of interest to clear the way for an anti-trust lawsuit by players, the National ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 88 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2013 at 09:54 AM PST with 14 Recommends