Olympic hockey update

The Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea are in full swing. Both men’s and women’s hockey for Team USA have played games. And both have mixed results. The women’s team has lived up to expectations as usual. Now the men’s team well…. not so much success. The men’s team went into these Olympics with no real expectations with no NHL players competing in them. But they … Continue reading Olympic hockey update

Trade Target: Jean-Gabriel Pageau

Elliotte Friedman said recently on SportsNet “Think that the Penguins are one team that is looking hard at [JG] Pageau and it would make a lot of sense“. This would be a great addition and immediate solution to the Penguins’ 3rd line center woes. With these recent rumors (by a reliable source) comes with the question, who is Pageau? Pageau is 25-years old and carries … Continue reading Trade Target: Jean-Gabriel Pageau

Is Sheahan The 3rd Line Center?

Will the 3rd line center position be found via trade or will it be found “in house”? That is the question surrounding the team. If the Penguins have anything to do with it then they’ll make a trade before the deadline. But questions have been raised about whether other teams are trying to not do deals with the Pens. Elliotte Friedman said recently in his … Continue reading Is Sheahan The 3rd Line Center?

Team USA: Band of Misfits 

The winter Olympic team for USA has been released. The roster is full of old players, young players, and players that play over seas. To look at the team here’s the link:http://teamusa.usahockey.com/page/show/3858372-2018-owg-u-s-men-s-roster# This year’s winter Olympics is the first in a long while that won’t include NHL players. All the European leagues including KHL players will be able to participate. Also some younger players in … Continue reading Team USA: Band of Misfits 

Pens Right Where They Want To Be

The Pittsburgh Penguins are a concern right now when it comes to their play but looking back to previous years they are on track for another great run. There are several things to support this thought. One is just looking back at the standings and stats of the team and players. The standings are basically the same as last year and close to the 2015-2016 … Continue reading Pens Right Where They Want To Be