As one of the fastest growing sports leagues in the world, the National Hockey League shows no signs of slowing down. The hugely impressive nature of its growth across North America is one thing, but it’s in Europe where they are making real waves. With a nice collection of top European players now in the 

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The NHL is known for having a dramatic, high-energy season most years. The impact of squad depth and injuries often becomes something talked about with regularity. Those with the most depth, as in most squad-based sports, often have the opportunity to seal the deal. Some positons, though, will see less love than others when it 

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With a rather shallow roster, the Philadelphia Flyers really need to try and keep their squad numbers up. The loss of defenseman Radko Gudas, though, is almost certain to leave them short of a defensive stalwart. He was handed a two-game ban by the NHL, without pay, after pulling high-stick tactics against the Tampa Bay 

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In a sport that often sees fast paced attacking play and plenty of goals, overtime isn’t quite so common in NHL. However, the record for an NHL game day has been 8 games heading to overtime in the one evening. That happened way back on February 22nd, 2017, and was also matched on November 27th, 

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Many sports teams often have a player who feels a cut above the rest. In hockey, it’s quite common for a team to have a player who is their reliable expert in the clutch moments. For the Edmonton Oilers, that player might just be Connor McDavid. The 21-year-old is rated as among the best young 

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Body position is important for defensive players. There is are a few fundamental concepts, as well as a few different locations on the ice to be aware of. “D-Side” If you were coached as a youth, you heard this.  It means to maintain your body position on the side of the attacking player closest to 

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