Stanley Cup narratives for the final four

With the Conference Finals set, it’s official that the NHL will have a team not named the Penguins, Blackhawks, Kings or Bruins win the Stanley Cup for the first time since 2008. This is the first time in NHL history that the final four will have combined for one or fewer Stanley Cup wins. Out…

Is LeBron James the greatest athlete of all time?

At 33-years-old, LeBron James is somehow playing some of the best basketball of his career. At the moment, he's averaging 27.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and 9.1 assists per game. That's his best points per game average since the 2009-10 season, and his rebounds and assists per game are the best of his career. In 15…

The curious case of Marc Bergevin

What a rollercoaster ride it has been for Canadiens fans since Marc Bergevin took over as General Manager of the team in 2012. In his first summer at the helm, Bergevin managed to lock up then 24-year-old Max Pacioretty to a six-year $27 million contract, 25-year-old Carey Price to a six-year $39 million contract, and…

What To Expect From The NHL-Free Olympics

It's fair to say that many people aren't happy about the NHL's decision to prevent their players from going to the Olympics this year. There is more talent in the league today than there's ever been, and stars are coming out of markets at a torrid pace other than Canada. With the amount of star…

Why You Should Root For The Patriots

The stage was set for potentially one of the greatest Super Bowls of all time: if the Minnesota Vikings would have beaten the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship, they would have become the first team to ever have home-field advantage in the Super Bowl. If that wasn't enough to cheer for them, beating Tom…