The Calder Trophy race (without Connor McDavid)

Earlier this month, Edmonton Oilers’ rookie Forward Connor McDavid crashed into the end boards during a game against the Philadelphia Flyers. That night the city of Edmonton, along with the entire NHL, held their breath. McDavid arose and skated off under his own power, but not without nursing a hurt shoulder. Later X-rays confirmed the last thing McDavid and the

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Pacific Division Pile-Up

By Peter Fiorentino Wow. That first half went fast. Right up there with the Atlantic Division, the Pacific Division is the most competitive in hockey. If the NHL season ended today, there are four teams in the Pacific Division who would make the playoffs. The Ducks would take on Winnipeg, the Sharks would play the Kings, and the Canucks would

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