Listing NHL players with broken legs this season, potential destinations for Sam Gagner, analysis of the Maple Leafs, Rangers, Predators, Islanders and more.
BACKHAND SHELF: Jo Innes lists the number of NHL players with broken legs, ankles and foot bones this season, while Justin Bourne examines how a player gets into a coach’s doghouse and how they can get out.
THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Kirk Vance lists five reasons why we’ll never see a repeat Stanley Cup champion again.
SB NATION: The “tricky” thing about finding an “end-all, be-all” stat for the NHL.
HOPE IN THE BIG SMOKE: The uncivil civil war among Maple Leafs fans this season.
BLUESHIRT BANTER: Joe Fortunato on why the Rangers recent improvement should quell the trade rumors swirling about the club.
SECTION 303: Jeremy K. Gover explains why the Predators futility in shootouts this season could cost them a playoff berth.
FIVE FOR HOWLING: Carl Putnam on why the Coyotes recent record shouldn’t be a surprise.
DOBBER HOCKEY: Chris Wassel looks at the Islanders recent improvement.
MC79HOCKEY: Tyler Dellow examines the Blackhawks’ performance with Duncan Keith on the ice and without.
GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: Joe Pelletier looks back on a 1983 charity boxing match between Muhammed Ali and Oilers enforcer
Marty McSorley Dave Semenko.