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So, one day after I posted the question about “quality game/lower-profile teams vs. star player/crappy game,” I see this over at Kukla’s Korner: NBC will be able to select from a minimum of three games scheduled on Sunday afternoons. Thirteen days prior to the scheduled games, NBC, in conjunction with the NHL, will select one […]

I’ll admit, I haven’t watched too much of NBC’s coverage this season. Not that I don’t think it’s good, it’s just the time slot doesn’t always work with my weekend plans. This weekend, I settled in to catch some of the Bruins and Pens and, right on cue, the Pens started kicking the crap out […]

Last week, USA Today had an excellent piece where they printed bits and pieces of Brian Burke’s trade deadline journal. The journal covered the two weeks prior to the trade deadline and revealed Burke’s interest in Peter Forsberg, Todd Bertuzzi, and other big names. It also had this awesome quote from Burke: I talk to […]