Monthly Archives: April 2013

This week’s games that matter

Color-coded by each team’s specific dog-fight. Grey = above or below it all. Monday: PHX@VAN, EDM@ANA Tuesday: SJS@CBJ, STL@NAS, CHI@MIN, LAK@DAL Wednesday: PHX@EDM, VAN@COL Thursday: SJS@DET, STL@MIN, COL@LAK Friday: STL@CBJ, DAL@NAS, DET@CHI, PHX@CGY Saturday: CBJ@MIN, SJS@DAL, CGY@EDM, ANA@LAK, VAN@COL Sunday: CHI@STL, DET@NAS  PHX and EDM are an interesting case this week. They are separated by…

Spring 3-on-3 league

If you are reading this, it’s because I published a post with this title by accident, and have withdrawn it. I’m sorry for the inconvenience. Mostly I’m embarrassed. Meanwhile, why not check out the revamped and/or updated Points Blown and Reserve List pages? The Philly West page has some pretty logos now, and the Lombardi Trade…

Sunday nightcap: The Good, The Bad…

THE GOOD: Kings half-win, Sharks half-lose, Jackets lose, Preds lose. THE BAD: Ducks win, Blues win, Wild wins, Stars win, Stars handing out Bettman points. Kings drop into a three-way points-blown tie with the Blues and Wild, one PB behind the Sharks.  Nashville’s loss today more or less dooms them. If they finish 8-0-0 they…

Saturday nightcap

Kings win the season series vs the Oilers Kings are 4th in the official standings… …but still 5th in points-blown. Calgary lost tonight. The best they can do is 52 points, if they win out 11-0-0. The Preds lost, also. 8-1-0 gets them to 54 points. So they’re all but done. If Detroit holds it…

Monday morning bullets: playoffs, points-blown, rookie stats

Points-Blown page is updated, and shows: Columbus is much worse off than the official standings (and pundits) would have you believe. St. Louis is better off than the official standings say. This has mostly to do with the fact that Columbus has only 12 games left, and St. Louis has 15. Everyone else who is…