Pick The Winner: Golden Times!

We have reached the end of the Olympic hockey road. Canada will face Sweden in the morning. When I looked at odds and such, I was amazed at how much they changed from earlier in the day. Canada has jumped from a -170 to -200 in most circles. The over/under is still holding at 4 […]

Pick The Winner: Olympic Predictions

Let's keep it simple for everyone. What we are going to do is simply try to pick the winner for tomorrow's quarterfinal games. The knockout phase in the Olympics will be something else as there might be one or more upsets. There was one earlier today as Latvia upended Switzerland 3-1. The Swiss were picked […]

Short Post: Olympic Fantasy Hockey Mailbag?

Simply we just want to ask the fans if an Olympic Fantasy Hockey Mailbag is in order? The goal is to throw some ideas out of Twitter and then hopefully the questions can be answered. Box pools are going to be quite the challenge and if injuries, do happen, we can maybe give people an […]

Olympic Hockey Is Here!

It really is the most wonderful time of the year for hockey fans. Some will disagree but the reality is that the 2014 Winter Olympics gets going with Team USA going up against Finland at 3 am ET. Yes this is women's hockey but believe me, there are tons of compelling storylines. People forget that the men do not start until […]

When The Hockey Writers Writes Too Much….

Hello everybody. It has been awhile…a far too long actually since I have posted anything on here and I humbly apologize. I have to be honest that I may have spread myself a little thin this year but we will get back to posting things on a more modified but manageable schedule. I am sorry […]

World Junior Ice Hockey Championships off to a Flyer

  What an opening day it was at the World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Malmö on Boxing Day as hot favourites USA and Canada won their opening games to stake an early claim for the coveted title. While defending champions USA produced a consistent performance to beat a weary Czech side 5-1, Brent Sutter’s […]

Merry Christmas Hockey World!

Greetings from The Program. The World Junior Championships start tomorrow in Malmo, Sweeden. There is a certain happiness in the air as my yearly diversion from the NHL starts. So before that happens, I wanted to wish everyone out there a Merry Christmas from me to you.  The fun part of Christmas is the children obviously but the most important thing is […]

Pick The Winner (12/11)

Ladies and gentlemen, it is a light night with only three games but each ones does offer a bit of intrigue even as the winter deep freeze begins to take shape. For one thing, you would like to make a little extra money before Christmas, right? After all, it is just two weeks from the […]

December Hockey Tidings…

December Preview Of Sorts:   Hello everyone! This is just a quick idea of what The Program is up to for December. So while we decorate and get ready for Christmas, there will be some columns coming your way and more. Here is a quick idea of what we have going on. Fantasy Hockey Impactos Pick The […]

Pick The Winner (10/28)

Here's a juicy pick today hockey fans. 2 UNIT = Montreal Canadiens @ New York Rangers – RANGERS TO WIN (-110) (Note: I'm risking 2.00 units to win 1.82 units) The Rangers have opened the season just 3-6, but they have to play a game at home. Tonight will be New York's home opener, as […]

Pick The Winner (10/25)

Undaunted from last night, we play over/under again tonight. 2 UNIT = New York Islanders @ Pittsburgh Penguins – OVER 5.5 GOALS (-125) (Note: I am risking 2.00 units to win 1.60) The 3-3-3 Islanders will head to Pittsburgh to take on the 7-2 Penguins. New York has lost 5 of their last 6 games, […]

This Fantasy Hockey Headache!

  The Goalie Dilemma It happens far too often. You have two goalies playing each other in a fantasy league. What do you do? Literally this is a decision that agonizes far too many souls year after year. As far as fantasy hockey goes, this handcuff or not to handcuff can sink or swim weeks […]

Pick The Winner (10/24)

Here we go again,,,,,,enjoy. 2 UNIT = Anaheim Ducks @ Montreal Canadiens – OVER 5.5 GOALS (+108) (Note: I'm risking 2.00 units to win 2.16 units) These two teams have played pretty wide open hockey so far this year. The Ducks are avearging 36.2 shots per game (2nd in the NHL) while the Canadiens are […]

Pick The Winner (10/22)

Here we go again….1 game tonight…enjoy! 2 UNIT = Boston Bruins @ Buffalo Sabres – BRUINS -1.5 (+180) (Note: I'm risking 2.00 units to win 3.60 units) The Bruins enter this game 5-2 on the season and a perfect 3-0 on the road, while the Sabres are just 1-8-1 and 0-5-1 at home. Boston has […]

RotoRob Digest: Hockey Single Digits

All the Fantasy hockey world is a stage and while the early part of the season can always be frustrating, the key may be to find depth guys on the bottom of the waiver wire. This will be a short and sweet post but the information is of utmost value. After all, why would I […]