Tag: 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs

Debating the meaning of ‘dynasty’ in today’s NHL: Do the Blackhawks measure up?

My inner cynic and my inner romantic were going after each other pretty good tonight after the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup. (Congratulations, Chicago.) (Now...

The UND proposed mascot list is fascinating — and the beginning of an era.

When I was a student at the University of North Dakota, the NCAA passed its resolution banning “hostile and abusive” school nicknames. When it...

2015 NHL playoff predictions: Round 2 and beyond.

The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs saw my original 2015 Stanley Cup pick, St. Louis, collapse at the hands of Minnesota, while...

Last team in, last team standing.

The puck was in his glove and then it was in the net. Just like that, one team took control of the game, while...

Predicting the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs.

The 2014-2015 NHL season marked a changing of the guard. Gone from the playoffs are recent Stanley Cup finals stalwarts Los Angeles and Boston. Joining...