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  1. Miracle Off Ice

    Ken Dryden

    "Do you believe in miracles?" Al Michaels shrieked, as the U.S. beat the Soviet Union in the 1980 Lake Placid Games. "Yes!" Sitting next to him in ABC's broadcasting booth, all I could come up with was, "Unbelievable.&qu...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  2. NHL Grab Bag: Even When He's Not Playing, Ben Scrivens Wins

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Stars of Comedy Recognizing the NHL personalities from around the league who produced the most comedic fodder for fans. Th...

    Blog | January 10, 2014
  3. NHL Grab Bag: The Bobby Ryan Truth War that Destroyed America and...

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Stars of Comedy Recognizing the NHL personalities from around the league who produced the most comedic fodder for fans. Th...

    Blog | January 03, 2014
  4. NHL Grab Bag: AL-BERT! AL-BERT! AL-BERT!

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Stars of Comedy Recognizing the NHL personalities from around the league this week (and last week) who produced the most come...

    Blog | December 06, 2013
  5. The Weekend in Hockey: Basically, Canada Is So Sad Right Now

    Sean McIndoe

    A look at three of the biggest stories from the NHL weekend and how they'll play into the coming days. The Stats Guys Are Happy, So the Leafs Must be Losing Early in the season, we presented the 2013-14 Toronto Maple Leafs as the canary in the ad...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  6. NHL Grab Bag: Canada's Great Goaltending Crisis Is Upon Us

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Stars of Comedy Recognizing the NHL personalities from around the league who produced the most comedic fodder for fans. T...

    Blog | October 25, 2013
  7. NHL Grab Bag: A Celebration of Tomas Hertl

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Four Stars of Comedy Recognizing the NHL personalities from around the league who produced the most comedic fodder for fans. ...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  8. Is It Time for Canada to Freak Out About Its Olympic Hockey Team ...

    Sean McIndoe

    Canada is generally a fairly calm nation. As long as our beer is cold, our bacon is crisp, and somebody doesn't try to order a breakfast sandwich in the Tim Hortons drive-through and make the entire neighborhood 45 minutes late for work, we're a pret...

    Blog | September 05, 2013
  9. We Went There: (Playoff) Hockey Nights in Canada

    Sean McIndoe

    Playoff time in Toronto and Ottawa used to mean the Battle of Ontario. That was the creative nickname slapped onto the rivalry between the two teams who faced each other four years out of five from 2000 to 2004. Fans of either team don't need to be r...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  10. NHL Playoff Preview: An All-Canada Series & Plus Caps-Rangers! (A...

    Katie Baker

    This week, Grantland's Katie Baker will be previewing the NHL playoffs' first-round series. Today: Senators-Canadiens and Rangers-Capitals. Read Tuesday's installment here and Wednesday's here. Ottawa Senators (7) at Montreal Canadiens (2) Backst...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  11. NHL Midseason Report: Fighting Is Up! So Are the Canadiens! & But...

    Sean McIndoe

    Every team in the NHL has played at least 24 games. That means it's time for a random collection of observations from the season's first half, loosely held together by a common structure of ... oh, I don't know, let's go with "threes." Everyone go...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  12. NHL Grab Bag: All Hail the Subbanator

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly blog post of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. The Three Stars of Comedy Recognizing the three moments or personalities from around the league that produced the most comedic fodde...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  13. The Back of the Book: The Return of the NHL and Memories of the 1...

    Norm Macdonald

    The end of the hockey lockout couldn't have come soon enough for our friend Norm Macdonald. Here's his take, along with a retooling of his thoughts on the 1972 Summit Series, which ran in a slightly different form as a collection of tweets on his Twi...

    Blog | January 10, 2013
  14. What Went Wrong for Brian Burke?

    Sean McIndoe

    Let's start with the easy part: Brian Burke failed in Toronto. There's really no way to spin it otherwise. Some people will try, because that's how these things always work, but it's futile. Brian Burke failed. He came to the Maple Leafs in 200...

    Blog | January 10, 2013
  15. Everything You Need to Know About NHL Free Agency

    Sean McIndoe

    July 1 is New Year's Day in the NHL, the date when the league calendar officially turns over into a new season. Every contract in the league rolls forward another year — or expires altogether. And that means free agency. Sweet, wonderful, bless...

    Blog | June 29, 2012
  16. NHL All-Star Game Provides Helpful Reminder: Drake Is Canadian

    Amos Barshad

    The entertainment choice at this year's NHL All-Star Game, held Sunday night in Ottawa, was sort of a no-brainer: Toronto's native son Drake showed up to do "Headlines" and "The Motto," and to get all patriotic on everyone. The Canada love came flyin...

    Blog | January 30, 2012