Strange ending to regulation tonight in the Stars-Caps 4-4 deadlock: both teams seemed to risk a loss by trying to score before the OT. Whaah?! You’ve got 1.5 points (on average, you win half of your OTs) in the mathematical bag. Yet you’re risking dropping 1.5 (to zero pts) for the smallish chance that you […]
Unless you're nowhere near the guy, its way easier to get your stick in front of a shot, and less chance of injury. Jeff Carter was good at this, but was vilified cause he didn't dive in front of shots and throw big checks. Which isn't what you want your goal scorer doing anyway.
Greetings: The NHL Salary Cap will go from $83.5 million to $87.7 million next season: https://www.nhl.com/news/nhl-salary-cap-expected-to-rise-for-2024-25-season Four million doesn't add a superstar. But it does allow for one more mid-ranger or increments to others in the lower rungs. From the 30,000 foot perspective, the league is out of the Pandemic Funk and I suspect the […]