March 2018

The NHL’s Flawed Playoff Format

March 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

The current NHL playoff format is just plain stupid. Someone (Gee, I wonder who?) decided that “rivalries” were the key to huge playoff audiences. Which means we will see the same small group of teams facing each other in the early rounds year after year. […]

Simmons The Troublemaker Strikes Again

March 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

As you know, Sun Media’s Steve Simmons has made a career out of creating nonsense. Just recently, while covering the winter Olympics, he wrote a column mocking mixed-curling because it was some kind of new, made-up sport. As if those guys skiing down steep hills, […]

Babcock’s Power Play

March 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

It was interesting to watch the Pittsburgh Penguins’ power play in action last night. All the big boys on the ice at the same time. Crosby, Malkin, Kessel etc. Is it any wonder they are the top ranked power play in the NHL. And then […]