Daily Archives: March 19, 2017

Nicklas Backstrom Continues Chase For Scoring and Assists Titles

Nicklas Backstrom notched his 10th career four assist game in his 10 year NHL career Saturday night versus the Lightning. Backstrom has once again quietly caught fire, and is a serious contender for the Art Ross Trophy. 

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Better Late Than Never – Bears Solve Bridgeport, Sweep the Week

It’s been one of the worst prospects this season – a three-in-three that ends with a Sunday afternoon game in Bridgeport. But with the playoffs on the line and the lineup changes brought on by the trade deadline and the … Continue reading

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These Jackets are Tailor-Made for a Long Playoff Run: A Look At the Columbus Blue Jackets

Nick Wass/Associated Press To hell with the bye week blues. If NHL teams are supposed to incur a post bye week letdown, someone forgot to tell the Columbus Blue Jackets. This is the fourth article on potential postseason opponents of the … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Earn Back-to-Back Wins Against Hartford (Photos)

First things first, the Hershey Bears are still in fourth place! Friday and Saturday’s victories over the Hartford Wolf Pack definitely help the Bears in the standing, but there is no doubt Sunday’s matchup against the fifth place Bridgeport Sound … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Connor Hobbs Sets Franchise Scoring Record

The Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League (WHL) closed out their 2016-17 regular season with a 6-0 win over the Brandon Wheat Kings on Saturday night. The final game also marked the end of a breakout season for Capitals prospect … Continue reading

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Hat Tricks – Caps and Bears and Stingrays, Oh My!

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images Nobody really knows if/when it happened. Suffice it to say an Organizational Hat Trick is extremely rare, but the stars aligned for Caps, Bears, and Stingrays Saturday evening. All three players were named … Continue reading

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