After what can only be described as the most boring offseason in history (despite the creation of our brand new team), the NHL is finally almost ready to spring it’s patented brand of fun mixed with chronic stupidity on its unsuspecting fanbase (the NHL sounds a lot like Hockeenight now that I think about it). […]
Category: Washington Capitals
It’s time once again to relive childhood memories of playing hockey in an overhyped stadium with aging entertainers. Wait, you didn’t do that as a kid? Then you don’t have a good Winter Classic memory. All this lead-up to the game feels like Christmas. Then you have the game, and afterward all you’re left with […]
Editor’s Note: For reason’s known only to CT, tonight’s recap is peppered with quite a bit of supposed 1920’s era slang. Since this recap came in under cover of darkness and our sole means of communication with CT’s DuPage County compound is via semaphore, we can only offer as a guide this link in hopes that […]
Now that the Chicago Blackhawks have loaned the Stanley Cup to Los Angeles for the year, it’s time for us to once again peruse the various also-rans in the NHL before the Hawks get down to the formality of reclaiming the Cup in June 2015. We continue our series with the Washington Capitals.
Tonight the Blackhawks, who are locked into 3rd place in Conference III, played a hockey game. That game was against Alex Ovechkin and the golf course-bound Washington Capitals. Hopefully, you had something better to do than to watch this game.
So this may be it. After the NHLPA teased us with the news that they were close to a deal to play hockey again, the NHL threw the cold water of voicemails on that announcement just a few hours later. The upshot?