2015-2016 MVP of Each NHL Team in the Metropolitan Division

Images courtesy of allhabs.net, nhl.com, and CBS Sports. I’ll be compiling a list of the Most Valuable Player for each NHL team per division, starting with teams of the Metropolitan Division.  Columbus Blue Jackets: Left Wing (LW)-Brandon Saad In a season that was a very difficult one for the Columbus Blue Jackets, as they started 0-8-0 and had to fire their coach and hire John Tortorella, … Continue reading 2015-2016 MVP of Each NHL Team in the Metropolitan Division

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira to Announce Retirement Following This Season

Image courtesy of: mlb.com Despite saying in January that he wanted to play for five more seasons, it looks like the switch-hitting first baseman they call Tex, Mark Teixeira, will be hanging up the cleats after this season. He’s only batting .198 this season with 10 home runs and 27 RBIs, and he has struggled to play routinely, playing in only 77 games out of the 108 … Continue reading Yankees’ Mark Teixeira to Announce Retirement Following This Season

Should Aaron Sanchez Stay in the Starting Rotation?

Photo courtesy of: sportsnet.ca One of the most prevailing questions in the MLB, specifically for the Toronto Blue Jays, is if they should move 24-year-old pitcher Aaron Sanchez to the bullpen. I’m on the fence for this decision, as this decision will most definitely affect the Blue Jays’ season, and potentially, Sanchez’s future as a starting pitcher. Currently, Aaron Sanchez has a 2.71 ERA, good … Continue reading Should Aaron Sanchez Stay in the Starting Rotation?

Jonathan Lucroy Vetoes Trade to Cleveland

Images courtesy of: cbssports.com In this article, I’ll describe why Jonathan Lucroy possibly vetoed the trade, and other trade options for the Milwaukee Brewers and the Cleveland Indians. Late on July 30th, it seemed like the Cleveland Indians had made a big addition to their backstop. Today though, it was revealed that All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy had vetoed the trade to Cleveland, as Cleveland was … Continue reading Jonathan Lucroy Vetoes Trade to Cleveland

NHL Draft Day Round 1 Recap: The Picks and the Trades

Photo courtesy of the NHL twitter (@NHL) 1st Overall: Toronto Maple Leafs draft American Centre (C) Auston Matthews 6’2″, 216 lbs          Played in the Swiss Elite League for ZSC Lions 2nd Overall: Winnipeg Jets draft Finnish Right Winger (RW) Patrik Laine 6’3″, 201 lbs          Played in the Finnish Elite League (Liiga) for Tappara Tampere 3rd Overall: Columbus … Continue reading NHL Draft Day Round 1 Recap: The Picks and the Trades

Some Potential Las Vegas NHL Team Names

Photo courtesy of t-mobilearena.com After the NHL confirmed that Las Vegas will have a team for the 2017-2018 NHL season, speculation on the team name has heated up. In this article, I’ll cover some possible team names and colours for the Las Vegas team, acknowledging that the NHL has told Bill Foley, the owner of the team, not to include any name that relates to … Continue reading Some Potential Las Vegas NHL Team Names

What Every NHL Team Should Do at the Draft (Part 3 of 3)

Photos courtesy of: novacapsfans.com and cbssports.com Here’s the last quick little look at what each NHL team should be planning to do on Draft Day on June 24th and 25th, 2016. Here are the last 10 teams: (draft picks indicate how many draft picks and what round) Ottawa Senators Draft Picks: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th The Senators are a really tricky team. With players … Continue reading What Every NHL Team Should Do at the Draft (Part 3 of 3)