Some good shots via Mashable. Click this link to view them. For me, with the Red vs Blue, it looked kind of like a Bubble Boy Hockey game. But, Outdoors. Snowing. 15 degrees. It’s how the NHL should be. So glad Washington, D.C. gets the Winter Classic in 2015.
View the rendition of the National Anthem above at this past Wednesday’s Sabres/Bruins game in Boston. 18000+ singing the National Anthem proudly will just give you chills. A great example of how sports can unite and bring out the best in us in times of turmoil. Well done Boston. (Video via Mashable)
Via Pro Hockey Talk, love the toughness Aaron Volpatti brings to the Washington Capitals but, when you drop the gloves, you gotta win the fight. Related articles Aaron Volpatti claimed on waivers by Capitals (sbnation.com) Canucks lose depth forward Volpatti on waivers (blogs.vancouversun.com)
Via Mashable, love that the Muppets are in one of these ads. The NHL returns after a long hiatus on Saturday, and SportsCenter is celebrating the occasion with a new ad that debuted on YouTube Friday featuring New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist. But he’s not the only big-name guest star — this spot also(…)
Click this link to read a great interview with new Washington Capitals Coach Adam Oates on CSN Washington’s Capitals Talk.
This is very good news. The Washington Capitals lock up their young stud blue liner John Carlson for the next few years.
An interesting take and Mr. McKenzie seems to agree with George McPhee to not expect a decision soon on the next coach. I agree with Mr. McKenzie that it’s got to be someone that brings some offense back to Washington while keeping the accountability & defensive focus.
Great analysis via Pro Hockey Talk
The New York Post thinks the New York Rangers have already won their Stanley Cup series against the Washington Capitals. This headline comes after the Caps beat the Rangers in game 6 to even the series at 3-3. Go Caps! (Image via Russian Machine Never Breaks & Bruce Arthur)