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May 6, 2021

Scott Stinson: The NHL took a pass on punishing Tom Wilson. Did it honestly expect the New York Rangers to do the same?

We all know where this is heading, yes? National Hockey League director of player safety, Tom Wilson. I jest, or at least I hope I do, but it’s not that far removed from having George Parros, who had 36 points and more than 1,000 penalty minutes in six NHL seasons, in charge of the NHL’s on-ice disciplinary matters. And, honestly, would someone like Wilson do the job any worse? Parros has only continued...
Apr 27, 2021

Scott Stinson: With so many teams killing time before playoffs, is this the NHL's load management moment?

We have reached a weird point in this weirdest of National Hockey League seasons. And that point is: Why are so many of these teams still trying? After Monday night’s event, there are two of 16 playoff spots realistically up for grabs. If you would like to be particularly charitable toward the Calgary Flames or Vancouver Canucks, or particularly uncharitable toward the Montreal Canadiens, then you could tack a third spot to the list of unclaimed playoff tickets. But no one...