If you are just joining the hockey world, odds are that you have missed out on a lot of trade news. Well if you would like to catch up, here is a quick look at the best hockey news in a blog format.
On the west coast, the Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings are currently battling it out for supremacy in the Pacific Division. The Ducks have also been fighting it out all season for the top spot in the West. So far though, Anaheim is winning the battle. Another Northwest Division battle is unfolding between the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers.
For the Eastern Conference, there is the Detroit Red Wings battling for the Stanley Cup against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Also, they are battling each other for the top spot in the Eastern Conference. With the Islanders battling for their playoff lives, they have captured the attention of NHL fans across the United States.
Next, we will get into the great hockey debate that is currently occurring in St. Louis. The Blues are one of the NHL’s hottest teams. While St. Louis has fallen in the standings recently, the team has been consistently putting together some of the most impressive performances this season.
In the Western Conference, the Coyotes are leading the Pacific Division and are hot on the heels of their Pacific division rivals. The Winnipeg Jets is battling for the final playoff spot in the Central Division, while also trying to avoid going home empty handed. Meanwhile, the Calgary Flames has put together a great season despite the fact that they did not make the playoffs last year.
For hockey news, we will first look at the professional sports news buzz in another Western Conference city. A second division team is getting ready to face another division rival as the Dallas Stars take on the San Jose Sharks tonight. After that, we will move to a Canadian city and then finish up with hockey news from a fan favorite team. Vancouver Canucks’ goaltender Roberto Luongo is starting to pick up some of the lukewarm applause he deserves from Vancouver Canucks fans. However, it is too early to consider him to be washed up after missing much of the season through injury.
For hockey news, let’s begin in the Pacific Division. Anaheim Ducks is continuing to dominate the NHL by winning the Pacific Division. The next meeting between the Sharks and Kings is next, so watch the action here on HockeyBuzz.com.