Seattle is getting an NHL team for the 2021-22 season

Seattle, the city famous for its burnt coffee, rain, and the home of Frasier and Niles Crane, is getting a National Hockey League team. Unlike cities that steal teams from Canada, Seattle is getting an expansion team. This from Gary Bettman, the longtime commissioner of the NHL: Today is an exciting and historic day for … Continue Reading “Seattle is getting an NHL team for the 2021-22 season”

NHL.TV blackouts are stupid, un-American, and anti-consumer

I signed up for NHL.TV again. Unlike past seasons, this time I chose the monthly plan. I’ll end up paying more for the 2018-19 season as a whole, but this gives me the flexibility to cancel before the 19th of each month. This ability will come in handy if I find myself not watching it, something I’ve … Continue Reading “NHL.TV blackouts are stupid, un-American, and anti-consumer”

The Columbus Blue Jackets’ alternate jersey is awesome

The Columbus Blue Jackets are using an alternate jersey for the 2018-19 season that is far superior to their regular jersey. They’re not alone. Most alternate jerseys are better than the standard jerseys in the National Hockey League. I’m not even a Blue Jackets fan, but I’d love to own one of these. I think if … Continue Reading “The Columbus Blue Jackets’ alternate jersey is awesome”

The Washington Capitals are Stanley Cup champions

The Washington Capitals beat the Las Vegas Medieval Times Golden Knights last night 4-3 to win the Stanley Cup in five games. It’s the first Stanley Cup for the Caps. The team was established in 1974-75. It’s taken them 34 years to win the Stanley Cup. Las Vegas Medival Times Golden Knights were established in 2017-18. At … Continue Reading “The Washington Capitals are Stanley Cup champions”

Washington Capitals and Las Vegas Golden Knights tied 1-1

The Washington Capitals beat the Las Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 last night to even the series at one win each. I didn’t even know the game was on last night. It’s harder and harder to watch hockey when I can’t watch it on my NHL.tv streaming account.  I’m not used to watching games in real time. … Continue Reading “Washington Capitals and Las Vegas Golden Knights tied 1-1”

Devils wear throwback uniforms in loss to Capitals

The Devils may have lost to the Capitals 5-2 Thursday night, but they looked like winners on the ice with their spiffy red, white, and green throwback uniforms. The uniforms were part of a retro tribute night in honor of their original owner, Dr. John J. McMullen. The Devils wore the red, white and green … Continue Reading “Devils wear throwback uniforms in loss to Capitals”