Happy New Year!

Yes it is a few hours early but as we go off to watch USA-Canada and some Hawks-Devils among other games….time to pull out the old traditional favorite. Be safe and hopefully 2010 is better than 2009. Auld Lang Syne

Five Moments That Changed 2009

We are doing this a bit different than most….the following five moments either made you laugh, cry, or smile (maybe even all 3). This time these moments were actually ranked from one to five. 1. Martin Brodeur wins 552. 2. Penguins win the Stanley Cup. 3. Vesa Toskala strikes again and badly. 4. […]

This Day In Hockey History (12/31)

Its New Years Eve! Really its time to get down to the last moment and video of the year. Sad isn’t it? Well not really. Lalalalalalalalalalala LA FONTAINE!!!!! December 31, 1989 Islanders’ Pat LaFontaine scored a goal in each period (for his 5th career hat trick) as New York won 4-2 at Buffalo.

Morning Skate (New Years Eve!)

It’s the last day of 2009….The Morning After:Last night’s scores:Flyers 6, Rangers 0Devils 2, Penguins 0Canadiens 2, Lightning 1 (OT)Bruins 4, Thrashers 0Avalanche 4, Senators 3Oilers 3, Maple Leafs 1Flames 2, Kings 1Sharks 5, Capitals 2Predictions record: 7-1 My 3 stars from last night:1. Martin Brodeur, NJ (32 Saves, Shutout)Brodeur picked up his 2nd shutout […]

Videos Before Bedtime!

Videos….ready….set…..GO!!!!!! Avery fought? Yes. Enough of that…..good night everyone!

Reaction To Team Canada…

My reaction coming on the podcast in stereo at 8pm ET but here is Ryan’s take on Team Canada. Here are the 23 players named to Team Canada’s Olympic roster by Steve Yzerman:ForwardsSidney CrosbyJarome IginlaJonathan ToewsRick NashEric StaalMike RichardsBrendan MorrowDany HeatleyJoe ThorntonRyan GetzlafPatrick MarleauCorey PerryPatrice BergeronDefensemenChris ProngerShea WeberBrent SeabrookScott NiedermayerDan BoyleDrew DoughtyDuncan KeithGoaltendersMartin BrodeurRoberto LuongoMarc-Andre […]

Pick The Winner….Podcast Wed. Edition

A 5-1 romp yesterday has us feeling really cocky heading into tonight’s action. Thanks to Adrian Dater and Buddy Oakes but the Winter Classic could be postponed until Saturday. Needless to say stay tuned. Right now there are OCHO (8) games on tonight including a big tussle at THE ROCK between the Devils and Penguins. […]

Show Outline Tonight….

Tonight on The Program…we go 2 hard hitting hours for maybe the last time…stay tuned for that. On this special edition, we go with the best of 2009 and the best of the decade. Add in some more and some debate over Team Canada and you have yourselves a nice year end show. Here is […]

Video Fix Time!

As we battle on deep into the bowels of a sinus infection….there are always the videos…and well last night there was an amazing effort that needed to be spotlighted too. Here goes something…. Drew Stafford on the penalty shot!!!! Vancouver has a 1 in the OTL column now…. Good fight….GOOD NIGHT!!!! Its all about the […]

This Day In Hockey History (12/30)

We are a little behind today….do not mind us and all but here is ye moment and ye video…… Old time hockey!!!!! December 30, 1981 Quebec Nordiques traded Robbie Ftorek to the NY Rangers, in exchange for Jere Gillis and Dean Talafous (later changed to Pat Hickey – trade on 3/8/82 – when Talafous […]

Morning Skate (12/30)

Only two days until the Winter Classic!! You gettin’ pumped!?The Morning After:Last night’s scores:Sabres 4, Penguins 3Islanders 2, Blue Jackets 1 (SO)Stars 5, Blackhawks 4Predators 4, Blues 3Coyotes 3, Canucks 2 (SO)Ducks 4, Wild 2Predictions record: 4-2 My 3 stars from last night:1. Drew Stafford, BUF (2 Goals, 1 Assist)Sunday’s healthy scratch sparked Stafford, who […]

How to fix blowouts at the WJC’s

Canada hasn’t had any trouble with the cupcakes so far as they combined 22 goals in two games. These lopsided scores have brought the issue up how to fix the World Junior Championships. Bob McKenize of TSN has a

Pick The Winner

It may be cold enough today to stay in. Well not quite but it sounded good. Time for six games to test our mettle and bravery on the harshest day of the winter season thus far. Legend has it that it was so windy this morning that a half filled garbage can traveled almost 100 […]

Morning Video Fix….

Some fun from last night’s action around the NHL…… A little WJC fun…… Stay warm out there…….