Let me just this post off by saying that I was HIGHLY skeptical of the new National Hockey League franchise team. I wasn't sure how hockey as a sport would fair in the desert state, but I can actually admit today that I was wrong. The Las Vegas Golden Knights are not only the best … Continue reading Let’s Talk About the Las Vegas Golden Knights
As 2017 draws to a close, here is a list of what I consider to be the Top 10 Sports stories/moments of the year. JJ Watt raises 37 M for Hurricane Harvey Relief As if JJ Watt wasn't already amazing given his story from delivering pizzas to star defensive player for the Houston Texans, … Continue reading Top 10 Moments in Sports 2017 Edition
For the past year and halfish the Colorado Avalanche have been trying to unload Center Matt Duchene with little success, until late Sunday night. Fans saw Blame Comeau exit the ice after taking a hit and watch as Duchene slipped out right behind him as he had finally been traded to the Ottawa Senators, which … Continue reading Following the Duchene Trade, What’s Going on in the Avs Front Office?
When the National Hockey League announced on Wednesday September 6th that former enforcer George Parros was joining the Department of Player Safety as the new Senior Vice President, the reaction was mostly negative. Most media and fans alike scratched their head at Parros' appointment and thought it was a bad idea, mostly due to his … Continue reading George Parros’ New Position with NHL Player Safety is a Great Idea
While scrolling through Twitter today, I stumbled upon on article on the NHL on NBC about Houston and their odds for getting a National Hockey League team much better now that Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander finally deciding to sell the team. Which the headline alone made me stop and kind of scratch my head … Continue reading Hockey in Houston?
Besides the running commentary that the blame for the Cavalier's lackluster performance falls solely on LeBron James, another murmur began firing off on all the sports talk shows...why were the NHL Stanley Cup Finals more exciting than the NBA Finals? And the answer is quite simple. More sports fans are inclined to watch the NHL … Continue reading The Difference Between the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the NBA Finals
After months of speculation and "negotiations" the National Hockey League has decided that it will not allow players to take part in the 2018 Winter Olympics. The decision comes at no surprise to anyone because of the toll the Olympics takes on the NHL every four years by teams essentially getting two weeks off in … Continue reading No Olympics Will Hurt the NHL’s Pocketbook