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SoB NHL Power Rankings 1-31-10

It’s time, once again, for the SoB NHL power rankings. Our four experts have selected their picks, in addition to predictions for who will finish the season with the NHL’s best and worst records. Four the third time in three possible chances, two teams have dropped from the rankings. We saw the highest ever non-unanimous […]

Rask, Bruins Defense Stifle Oilers in 2-0 Win

The last time Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask shut out an NHL team, the Bruins were riding the hottest goaltender in the NHL (Tim Thomas) on their way to the top seed in the Eastern Conference. Rask, in his only game all last season, shut out the New York Rangers 1-0 and finshed with 35 saves. […]

Ice Breakers: Bruins-Oilers, Saturday 10-31

The Bruins begin their busy Halloween weekend this afternoon, with a matinee matchup against the Edmonton Oilers at TD Garden. The Oilers (7-5-1) are just three seasons removed from an improbable Stanley Cup run, a run that ended with a Game 7 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2006 Finals. Since then, Edmonton has […]

If the Playoffs Started Today – NHL Week 4

There’s been plenty of shakeups in the past week. Seven new teams are in the playoff picture compared to last season’s bracket (five from the West). We have a new division leader, two new East teams forcing their way into the picture, and three divisional matches (two of them from the Atlantic Division). On top […]

If the Playoffs Started Today – NHL Week 3

It’s been quite a start to the 2009-2010 hockey season. The Buffalo Sabres now sit atop the Northeast division, and the Coyotes, after the whole “let’s see if we can sell the team” thing, are right there in the hunt. Four teams are worse than the Islanders, and the injury riddled Bruins are struggling to […]