Montreal is Better Without Pacioretty

Here’s a scenario for you: A team gets rid of a guy who had 17 goals and gave minimal effort every night and they become better? Yes I’m talking about Max Pacioretty who was the Canadiens captain but never really acted like it or deserved the letter. When the trade was made for Shea Weber he was clearly the leader in that room. Here’s another … Continue reading Montreal is Better Without Pacioretty

It’s Not Joel Quennevile’s Fault

After a 6-6-3 start to the 2018-19 NHL season, the Chicago Blackhawks have fired Head Coach Joel Quenneville. Not only is Quenneville the 2nd winningest coach in Blackhawks history, he is the 2nd winningest coach of all time behind Scotty Bowman in both categories. Quenneville coached 797 games with the Blackhawks and had a record of 452-249-96 to go along with 3 Stanley Cups. So … Continue reading It’s Not Joel Quennevile’s Fault

Vancouver Deserves Elias Pettersson

The hype is real. Coming into this year, there were a few rookies who were projected to receive Calder votes in June: Andrei Svechnikov of Carolina and Rasmus Dahlin of Buffalo to name a few. But the guy who writers talked about the most was 2017 5th overall pick, Elias Pettersson of the Vancouver Canucks. At the 2017 draft, many pegged Cody Glass to go … Continue reading Vancouver Deserves Elias Pettersson