That game last night was hard to watch, especially when Pekka Rinne allowed 2 goals within 15 seconds. Oh, well. Continue reading
Tonight’s the night, the night the Toothy Cats are gonna come back. Despite have periods of play in which they looked equal parts deflated and nervous, the Perds were mostly in that game the other night. They haven’t lost back-to-back games in any of their playoff series this postseason. Continue reading
Funny thing – our internet has been out all weekend. I have to do this on my phone, which I dislike doing. Getty embed is also not working for me. So, this is your MFA.
[EDIT: I like having pictures, but screw it. Here’s a generic hockey picture. Happy Tuesday. -IW]
It’s here, the Stanley Cup Final! It seems so strange to call it “the final” instead of “the finals”. I get it: it’s the final series of playoffs games. However, another sport that basically shares the same seasonal time-frame calls their championship “the finals”. Eh, whatever. Continue reading
After Game 7 spilled into double overtime, the Penguins finally pulled out the win to advance to the Stanley Cup Final. NBC must be breathing a sigh of relief that at least one reliable hockey market will grant them ratings for this series. Don’t get me wrong, while I believe that they’ve become a hockey town, Nashville is still not the broadcast market that Pittsburgh is. It could be worse: we could be hearing about Ottawa’s inability to sell out each weeknight game while they played boring-ass hockey. Continue reading
As it turns out, we can’t quite talk about the NHL Bracket Challenge quite yet since they haven’t awarded the points for this round even though Nashville won two nights ago. Plus, as it turns out, two players still have active picks. We’ll have to take this up next week. Continue reading