Archive for the ‘International Hockey’ Category

Stars De-align for Tippett in Dallas

I suggested coach Dave Tippett would have a short leash in Dallas with new GM Joe Nieuwendyk, but I didn’t think it would be this short. The Stars are expected to announce the Tippett-ectomy today. Marc Crawford is rumored to be the next coach of the Stars. Crawford’s up-tempo, forecheck heavy style, which he’s coached […]

Forsberg Moves to Retirement; Dallman the KHL’s Bobby Orr

It seems Peter Forsberg is moving closer toward retirement. His comeback game in Sweden didn’t go very well and ended with Forsberg saying the game “wasn’t fun at all.” I thought I’d be happier when Forsberg finally ended his Quixotic NHL comeback drive, but seeing him give up his dream a continent away from the […]

Hartley Goes Undercover

KHL Fever; No Apology for Lindros

Wild Waive Parrish Goodbye; Russia Looms Large

Witt Touched; Golbez Ecstatic

Goalies Get Practice and Get Psyched

What’s So Great About North America?

Wings Versus Penguins: Flight Versus Flightless

Alt Stands By Her Man