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Jeff Carter Is All Grown Up

There is something uniquely wonderful about watching an athlete you’ve followed since day one grow into his own over the years. You see a player develop, improve on his weaknesses,…..

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The 300: Playoff Hockey Is A Gateway Drug

(Ed’s Note: Phillip Barnett has been down with the team since the ETSF/TalkHoops days of 2008. As is life, sometimes it takes a personal challenge to muster up words consistently……

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Welcome To The New NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

The NHL’s Stanley Cup playoffs are always an exercise in unpredictability. Presidents’ Trophy winners routinely come up short of hoisting the best trophy in sports while even 8 seeds can…..

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Thoughts On Rich Peverley’s Collapse

It would have been too easy to romanticize the irony: hockey player dies of a heart condition. All hockey players have a heart condition. They have too much of it……