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Recent themes involve betting on streaks in NHL

January 31, 2018 9:00 AM by Nick Pellegrino A pair of recent themes in the coverage of NHL hockey in Gaming Today involves betting on streaks. One writer believes in betting with a winning streak, even blindly at times; the other questions …

Storm Advisory for January 31: NHL News, Rumors, Links and Daily …

Reading Assignments Tom Dundon is embracing the franchise’s legacy…that of the Whalers? [ESPN, and the original source from WRALSportsFan] Even the North Carolina governor took in the game downstairs last night: Who should you add or drop from your fantasy …

Olympic hockey goes bigger than NHL when it comes to the ice

Difference in size means less hitting, more trapping and slower pace By Stephen WhynoAP Hockey Writer Size matters. Especially when it’s 15 feet. If an Olympic hockey coach coming from North America tried to imitate Gene Hackman in “Hoosiers” and …

Mike Fisher Coming Back to Play for Preds

Indeed, Fisher intends to begin skating and working out on his own before joining the entire team for practices. The ultimate goal is to sign a contract before the Feb. 26 trade deadline and return to game action and pursue …

NHL fines Taylor Hall $5000 US for boarding Kyle Okposo

New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall has been fined $5,000 US for a boarding penalty against Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo. The NHL announced the fine Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the Devils beat the Sabres 3-1 on Tuesday …

Why aren’t there any NHL players going to the 2018 Winter Olympics?

It’s almost time for the 2018 Winter Olympics, and that means it’s also almost time for a staple of the winter sports scene — Olympic ice hockey. Team USA has known its roster for about a month now, as have …

Should NHL embrace a players’ game like MLB does?

Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu (left) and Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (right) wear their nicknames in honor of players weekend during the fourth inning at Guaranteed Rate Field in August.(Photo: Caylor Arnold, USA TODAY Sports) Wouldn’t …

The NHL’s Olympics decision costs Team USA shot at gold

1:47 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment In sports, there are champions. They’re quite happy, what with the celebrations and the historic achievements and all. Then there are teams that are defeated so others can win …

Storm Advisory for January 31: NHL News, Rumors, Links and Daily Roundup

Reading Assignments Tom Dundon is embracing the franchise’s legacy…that of the Whalers? [ESPN, and the original source from WRALSportsFan] Even the North Carolina governor took in the game downstairs last night: Who should you add or drop from your fantasy …

NHL Power Rankings: Disappoint Me in 4 Words Edition

There’s no coffee left. Sorry, parking lot full. Those aren’t two pillows. Officially eliminated from playoffs. In the spirit of a trendy social-media hashtag that gathers phrases you don’t want to hear, we present our first-ever NHL Power Rankings: #DisappointMeIn4Words …