8:17 AM EST, Sat November 28, 2020
10 hours ago

Columbus Blue Jackets: Max Domi brings some much-needed excitement

The Columbus Blue Jackets better be ready for everything Maxi Domi brings to the table. When news broke that the Columbus Blue Jackets traded away Josh Anderson for hotshot offensive center Max Domi and a third-round pick, it turned quite a few heads in the Metropolitan Division. Sure Anderson’s 2019-20 season was underwhelming, having only […] Columbus Blue Jackets: Max Domi brings some much-needed excitement - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
14 hours ago

Will the Nashville Predators rebound in 2020-21 or regress further?

Is the window rapidly closing for the Nashville Predators? It has been a tough road for the Nashville Predators ever since they reached the Stanley Cup Final in 2017, and they have consistently punched below their considerable weight ever since their coming-out party. There is such a thing as an NHL Hall of Horrors. What […] Will the Nashville Predators rebound in 2020-21 or regress further? - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
16 hours ago

Motor City need the rebuilding Detroit Red Wings to be their savior

Can the Detroit Red Wings save the hopes of an entire city? It isn’t a fun time to be a sports fan in Detroit right now and, believe it or not, the Detroit Red Wings may be the one safe bet that the people of Motor City can pin all of their dreams on. I’ll […] Motor City need the rebuilding Detroit Red Wings to be their savior - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
22 hours ago

Philadelphia Flyers: Santa Gritty is here to cure your holiday blues

Get to know the Philadelphia Flyers’ best-kept secret: Santa Gritty. On Thursday, November 26th, fans the United States over sat around a table, broke bread, and gave thanks for the things that matter; things like family, friendship, and the Philadelphia Flyers‘ mascot, Gritty. Yup, in case you missed it in our excellent holiday coverage here […] Philadelphia Flyers: Santa Gritty is here to cure your holiday blues - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 27, 2020

Detroit Red Wings: Bobby Ryan’s redemption will be fun to watch

The Detroit Red Wings and Bobby Ryan need each other to succeed. The Detroit Red Wings and Bobby Ryan have had very similar 2019-20 seasons in that nothing really seemed to go right for either party. Detroit, coming off a 32-40-10 season in 2018-19, scored just 39 points in 71 games of action; the fewest […] Detroit Red Wings: Bobby Ryan’s redemption will be fun to watch - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 27, 2020

Colorado Avalanche: Watch Philipp Grubauer’s 10 best saves of 2019-20

Watch some of Philipp Grubauer’s best plays in a Colorado Avalanche uniform. When the Colorado Avalanche lured Philipp Grubauer away from the Washington Capitals for the price of a second-round pick (and Brooks Orpik‘s contract), it felt like a steal. Sure, the team had to immediately sign the then-27-year-old left-hander to a three-year, $10 million […] Colorado Avalanche: Watch Philipp Grubauer’s 10 best saves of 2019-20 - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

Calgary Flames: The return of Blasty is worth being thankful for

The return of Blasty is a Calgary Flames Thanksgiving miracle. Calgary Flames fans have a lot to be thankful for this year. They’ve secured the long-term services of goalie Jacob Markstrom, settled on Geoff Ward as a reliable hand to lead the franchise moving forward, and even made it to the first round of the […] Calgary Flames: The return of Blasty is worth being thankful for - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

Edmonton Oilers: Expect Connor McDavid to play angry in 2020-21

Connor McDavid is coming for the National Hockey League in 2020-21. Setbacks tend to spark the greatest comebacks and, after fluffing their lines this past season, expect Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers to play angry in 2020-21. McDavid is the most talented player to wear an Oilers jersey since Wayne Gretzky but, so far […] Edmonton Oilers: Expect Connor McDavid to play angry in 2020-21 - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

St. Louis Blues: Is Colton Parayko really good enough to fill Pietrangelo’s skates?

Has Colton Parayko got what it takes to replace Alex Pietrangelo for the St. Louis Blues? It was the end of an era for the St. Louis Blues this summer after they lost Pietrangelo in Free Agency, and it now appears as though that Colton Parayko is ready to fill the void left by his […] St. Louis Blues: Is Colton Parayko really good enough to fill Pietrangelo’s skates? - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

Ranking Every NHL Starting Goalie Part Three: 10-1

The third and final article in this series ranking every single starting goalie in the NHL is here, and once again, it was a true struggle. However, I truly believe this to be the correct order for the time being. It will be interesting to see how much it may change change after the 2020-21 NHL […] Ranking Every NHL Starting Goalie Part Three: 10-1 - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

Tampa Bay Lightning: Tyler Johnson should waive his no-move clause

Tyler Johnson should at least hear what trades the Tampa Bay Lightning can scrounge up. When news broke that the Tampa Bay Lightning had extended 22-year-old defenseman Mikhail Sergachev to a three-year, $14.4 million contract, it felt like a borderline no-brainer. Even with the team fully committed to Victor Hedman and Erik Cernak both financially […] Tampa Bay Lightning: Tyler Johnson should waive his no-move clause - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

NHL still gave us plenty to be thankful for in a year unlike any other

There was still a lot to be thankful for in the NHL in a year that we will never forget. Happy Thanksgiving everyone! It is officially Turkey Day and, as is custom every single year, today is also the day to reflect on what we are most thankful for. For us here at Puck Prose, […] NHL still gave us plenty to be thankful for in a year unlike any other - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 26, 2020

Philadelphia Flyers: The entire NHL should be thankful for Gritty

Have yourself a very Gritty Thanksgiving, Philadelphia Flyers fans. It’s Thanksgiving, a day all about …(wait for it) giving thanks. And if you’re a fan of the Philadelphia Flyers, the NHL, or just fun in general, there’s one thing you should be thankful for above all else: friends and family Gritty. Yes, Gritty, the googly-eyed, […] Philadelphia Flyers: The entire NHL should be thankful for Gritty - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 25, 2020

Three teams that will benefit and three teams that will suffer from NHL realignment

Potential realignment in the NHL will be both a blessing and a curse. While we await news on when the 2020-21 NHL season will start, it appears almost certain that we will get some kind of realignment due to the ongoing complications caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic. It also looks like that we will get […] Three teams that will benefit and three teams that will suffer from NHL realignment - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Nov 25, 2020

Grading the Mikhail Sergachev deal as TBL work cap magic to keep core intact

Mikhail Sergachev and the rest of the gang are staying put with the Tampa Bay Lightning. It was announced this afternoon that the Tampa Bay Lightning had signed stud defenseman Mikhail Sergachev to a three-year, $14.4 million contract. We have re-signed Mikhail Sergachev to a three-year contract worth $4.8-million AAV!