Tag: Capitals

Memo to Hockey Players: It’s Okay to Use the Word ‘I.’

ESPN.com's Emily Kaplan wrote a fascinating story today about a linguistic quirk among hockey players: how they never refer to themselves in the first...

2018 NHL Second Round Playoff Preview

The first round of the NHL playoffs managed to separate the contenders from the pretenders. Now all of the eight remaining teams – Nashville, Winnipeg,...

NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Previews: Round 2

Hello, Nashville! Welcome, Edmonton! The first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs featured some stunning upsets. Here's a fresh look at the second-round matchups and where we...

NHL playoff predictions: How will the first round shake out?

The NHL postseason is here. How will the first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs shake out? Is this the year the Toronto Maple...

When Three Stars simply aren’t enough.

I used to pick the Three Stars of The Game roughly 36 times a year in the ECHL. Sometimes I had help, but usually...

Bruins fans get nasty, and thoughts on the second round

The "N" word is a very powerful word. It creates a lot of hurt and brings our society down as a whole every time...