Top 5 NHL Hockey Rivalries for 2011-12

Hockey is an emotional sport as well as a physically punishing sport. These two factors, combined with the fact that teams play each other up to six times per season (not including playoffs) year after year, causes rivalries to heat up in a hurry. Of course, back in...

Top 5 Stanley Cup Contenders for 2012

With the puck dropped on the NHL pre-season we are just a few weeks away from the start of the 2011-12 NHL campaign. Once that happens each team will play a full 82 game schedule. Following that the top 16 teams will go through a grueling 2 month tournament to try and...

Rick Rypien Gets 6 Game Suspension

Well the NHL has finally leveled its judgment regarding Rick Rypien’s altercation with a fan during the Vancouver Canucks/Minnesota Wild Game the other night. The verdict? A 6 game unpaid vacation for the Canuck slugger. Rypien got into an altercation with a fan...