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Breaking Down The 2014 NHL Trade Deadline

Posted: March 6, 2014 by ericbernsen in NHL, Sports
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This years NHL trade deadline snuck up on us due to the Olympics, but boy it did not disappoint as there were a flurry of big-time trades involving star players and Stanley Cup worthy teams. While the real winners and losers of the deadline won’t be truly known until a few years down the line, there is certainly plenty to analyze when names such as Martin St. Louis, Ryan Miller, and Thomas Vanek have been moved around the league. Let’s take a look at the most notable trades that went down over the past week and analyze how they will affect the playoff-contending squads as the regular season winds down.  (more…)


Men’s Olympic Hockey: Semifinal’s Preview

Posted: February 21, 2014 by ericbernsen in NHL, Sports
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It is safe to say that for many viewers of these Winter Olympics, the Men’s Hockey tournament is considered as the must see event. From Russia getting ousted before even getting a chance at a medal to an exciting opening shootout win for the United States against the home country, these games have been filled with excitement. The antcipiation is at an all-time high heading into the semi-final contests this Friday and all eyes will be remaining on the four last remaining teams. Let’s take a look at each match-up and outline what we should expect.  (more…)