Nashville Predators 2020-21 Season Preview

         After two first place finishes in a row, but one series win, the pressure was high on the Predators entering 2019-20. When they came out slow, it cost Head Coach Peter Laviolette his job. The Predators hired failed Devils coach John Hynes, and the team didn\’t get much better. They slumpedContinue reading “Nashville Predators 2020-21 Season Preview”

Montreal Canadiens 2020-21 Season Preview

         The best way to describe the Canadiens is that they are an agent of chaos. They finished with a 31-31-9 record, and lost to the Red Wings of all teams four times. Yet, they go to the bubble, and eliminate the Penguins of all teams. Then, they compete well against theContinue reading “Montreal Canadiens 2020-21 Season Preview”

Minnesota Wild 2020-21 Season Preview

         It feels like it should be the time for the Wild to either blow up or go for it. They\’ve failed to pick a side over the past few years, sometimes making seller moves (trading away Jason Zucker, Charlie Coyle and Nino Niederreiter), but also buyer moves (getting Nick Bonino, notContinue reading “Minnesota Wild 2020-21 Season Preview”

Los Angeles Kings 2020-21 Season Preview

       A good way to sum up the Kings\’ roster is that there are a couple of high paid, aging players, and then  just about nothing else. These next few years are meant for building up the Kings\’ young talent and seeing what sticks, and what doesn\’t.  Additions: F Andreas Athanasiou, D OlliContinue reading “Los Angeles Kings 2020-21 Season Preview”

MLB Trade Review: Phillies get Alvarado in three-team deal

         The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired LHP Jose Alvarado from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-team trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers sent 1B Dillon Paulson and a player to be named later to the Rays, while the Phillies sent LHP Garrett Cleavinger to the Dodgers.       Continue reading “MLB Trade Review: Phillies get Alvarado in three-team deal”