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Would it make more sense for the Detroit Red Wings to stay in West?

I am probably one of the biggest proponents for putting the Detroit Red Wings in the Eastern Conference, but with the Nashville Predators emerging as a logical choice, I’m starting to come around to the idea that the Wings would … Continue reading

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Welcome back, Winnipeg.

In an era where arenas and stadiums have essentially priced out the middle class from sitting close to the action, it’s nice to see a team entering a market where a true raucous environment is virtually guaranteed. I’m talking about, … Continue reading

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The San Jose Sharks losing is good for the NHL.

In what I am calling a sure sign of God’s existence, the San Jose Sharks were rightfully bounced from the 2011 NHL Playoffs last night in what I can only determine was divine intervention. If you couldn’t stay up for … Continue reading

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The NHL’s Move Back to Canada Can Reinvigorate the League

In light of the rumors that the Atlanta Thrashers move to Winnipeg is imminent, I’ve been thinking about how this move could (or, should?) reinvigorate a league that mortgaged its tradition at the expense of gaining a handful of fans … Continue reading

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Are the Detroit Red Wings moving East?

Lost amid the Red Wings’ soul-sucking exit from the 2011 NHL Playoffs is the chance that they might (finally) head to the Eastern Conference. A report out of the Winnipeg Free Press states that the NHL asked both Winnipeg and … Continue reading

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