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Tyler Seguin, Phil Kessel and the Boston Bruins Culture

Tyler Seguin, Phil Kessel and the Boston Bruins Culture

The Boston Bruin have unquestionably been one of the most successful franchises in the modern NHL era. Since the tandem of head coach Claude Julien and General Manager Peter Chiarelli came together in 2007-08, this team has made the postseason in six straight years and has been the Stanley Cup Finals in two of the


NHL Central Division Predictions 2013-14

The NHL Central division is as ‘central’ as it has ever been after re-alignment. The Chicago Blackhawks, St Louis Blues and Nashville Predators are joined by former Northwest division teams the Minnesota Wild and Colorado Avalanche, the Winnipeg Jets who finally switch away from the East coast, and former Pacific division team the Dallas Stars.

Seguin With Puck

What Can The Dallas Stars Expect From Tyler Seguin?

New Dallas Stars General Manager Jim Nill didn’t wait long before making his mark on the Texas based franchise. Shortly after the 2013 NHL Entry Draft Nill made a blockbuster trade acquiring top end 21-year old prospect Tyler Seguin from the Boston Bruins. Seguin fell out of favor both with head coach Claude Julien and

Sunday’s 2013 NHL Playoff Implications

The 2013 NHL playoffs are almost upon us. There four places up for grabs in the Eastern conference with five teams in a realistic shout of claiming them. Meanwhile, the St Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks should assure themselves a playoff berth mathematically pretty soon leaving two more places to compete for between five

NHL Western Conference Playoff Race: Schedule Breakdown

We’ve entered the final couple of weeks of the season and the playoff race is heating up. In the Western conference the Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks are mathematically guaranteed a playoff berth. It seems pretty likely that the Vancouver Canucks will join them pretty soon. That realistically leaves eight teams battling for the five

NHL Pacific Division 2013 Playoff Watch

In 2011-12, the Pacific division was the most exciting competition in the NHL. The division title was up for grabs between four teams up until the last weekend and four Pacific teams were vying for three places at the end of the season. In the end the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup and

Jamie Benn Acts As Catalyst For Dallas Stars Offense

The Dallas Stars have missed the playoffs in four straight seasons, just barely in each of the past three years. The season started with the promise of some major UFA additions to the forward group most notably Derek Roy, Jaromir Jagr and Ray Whitney. However, a 2-4-1 record in January, where the team scored just

NHL Pacific Division Preview and Predictions 2013

The Pacific division produced the two Western conference finalists in the Los Angeles Kings and Phoenix Coyotes and the eventual Stanley Cup champions in the Kings. This division featured one of the most fascinating division races in 2011-12 as well and it looks set to be tight once again in 2013. Hockey Schedule offers a