Tag: NHL

I’m Excited About Hockey?

Being excited or even knowing that the hockey season is starting is something I wouldn’t have done years ago. Our hockey season begins tonight when the Nashville Predators open their 2019-2020 season against the Minnesota Wild. Growing up in the South, the sport of ice hockey wasn’t known that...

Friday Flashback: 1993-1994 Florida Panthers

Before the Vegas Golden Knights hit the ice for their first season in the National Hockey League (NHL), the 1993-1994 Florida Panthers had the best start in the NHL.   The Panthers entered the NHL when Blockbuster Video giant Wayne Huizenga was awarded a franchise for Miami in 1992.   In...

If We Could Change The NHL’s Overtime Rules…

My wife and I have become hockey fans over the last few years.  One of the parts of the game that we both dread are the overtime and shootout rules for National Hockey League (NHL) games when they are tied after regulation.  We hate it. The current rules for...

Friday Flashback:  Father-Son Sports Teams

With Father’s Day happening this weekend, let’s take a look at some of the most famous father-son sports duos.  This list isn’t ranked in any way. Archie, Peyton and Eli Manning It is rare enough that a father and one son make it big in sports but to have...

Friday Flashback: 2012 Los Angeles Kings

In this season’s Stanley Cup finals, the Nashville Predators are the lowest seed to make it to the final since the Los Angeles Kings won it in 2012.   Like the Predators, the Kings entered the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs as the number eight seed in the Western Conference.  The...