Game four in a very busy schedule for the Sabres to start the season sees the undermanned New Jersey Devils visiting Buffalo for a 7pm game. The Devils are icing a 16-skater lineup due to salary cap constraints, though it was 15 before former Sabres grinder Adam Mair was signed. This will also be [...]
In the aftermath of last night’s horrible scene, I wonder: where do you stand on on-ice vengeance? There are several levels it can get to, where do you stop looking for blood?
Immediately after the play. In this case Connolly was on the ice and went after Hjalmarsson. Not too satisfying to most fans, [...]
Most discussion of the game action went out the window when this happened:
It was worth a 5min boarding major and a game misconduct for Niklas Hjalmarsson. Definitely warranted that, and I believe it’s worthy of suspension. If you watch the video, especially the angle from behind 29, you can see Hjalmarsson’s elbow/shoulder land [...]
While the Flyers dressed what amounts to the roster for their AHL team last night, a 9-3 win HAD to be fun for those present. You can’t read a lot into it, other than, the guys who were supposed to score scored. Such as Myers, Ennis, Gerbe, Stafford (1+3, nice job Angry Eyebrows), Roy, [...]
Always kind of curious about this, as I’ve come into liking my favorite players in a few different ways. I’ve come up with a few ways that people seem to decide on a guy, see if any of these types fit you:
The best player on your favorite team: You probably like Ryan Miller [...]