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Pierre McGuire Mansplained Hockey Announcing to Kendall Coyne Schofield
The gold medalist for Team USA made her broadcasting debut—less than a week after she was the first woman to compete in the NHL All-Star Skills Competition—and Pierre McGuire was pretty patronizing.
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Biscuits 69: How Tampa Can Afford Karlsson Long Term After Extending Kucherov
In the 69th episode of Biscuits, Lozo and Down Goes Brown discuss the Lightning's cap situation and how Erik Karlsson can still fit into their plans. It's a nice listen.
It's Time for the Alex Ovechkin Haters to Shut Up Once and for All
The Ovechkin playoff narrative about not being a winner is the dumbest thing in hockey. We can only hope that it's dead after he led the Washington Capitals to the Stanley Cup Final.
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Let's Fix the Tampa Bay Lightning
The heavily favored Lightning have dropped two home games to the Washington Capitals, but here are five easy ways to turn the series around.
Here's Who Will Play for the Stanley Cup
Down Goes Brown previews Capitals-Lightning and Jets-Golden Knights and predicts which teams will meet in the Stanley Cup Final.
Biscuits Hockey Podcast Episode 19: STEVE WHY?
Dave and Sean debate Steve Yzerman's trade deadline, break down what went wrong with the Kings, try to call the close Eastern playoff race, and get excited about a playoff system that does not exist.
The Teams Most Likely to Sell Ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline
The Avalanche and Coyotes are the obvious ones. After that, it's not as clear, but Down Goes Brown identified a number of clubs that should probably be sellers.
Which NHL Teams Will Be Most Screwed by the Salary Cap?
Lost in the excitement of All-Star Weekend was commissioner Gary Bettman's announcement that the 2017-18 salary cap was likely to remain flat at $73 million. Here are the teams that would hurt the most.
Predictions For the Second Half of the NHL Season
There is still a lot of time left in the NHL regular season. Here are some predictions to make the next 10 weeks more exciting.
Betting on the NHL Playoff Longshots
We do not advocate illegal gambling. But if you are somewhere where gambling is allowed, these are some bets to think about.
The Six Most Surprising Teams in the NHL
Not every NHL team's season has gone exactly as planned—in both good and bad ways.
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Down Goes Brown's Weekend Review: Goats and Stars of the NHL Playoffs
High-profile players like Drew Doughty and Jaromir Jagr came up short in the first round, while Tampa got by just fine without superstar Steven Stamkos.