Author: Chris Lomon

My Top 5 | Blocked Shots

By: Chris Lomon

Who has the best shot-stopping stats so far in the 2017-18 postseason? Hint: Three Washington Capitals made the cut.

May 8, 2018

From WHL to NHL, Engelland has always backed teammates

By: Chris Lomon

While there wasn’t much flash to Deryk Engelland’s game, it was simplicity that made him a success during his Moose Jaw days.

May 3, 2018

My Top 5 | Active Playoff Scoring Defencemen

By: Chris Lomon

Which five current NHL D-men get an A-plus when it comes to contributing the most on the scoresheet in the Stanley Cup Playoffs?

May 1, 2018

Evander Kane credits teammates for easy transition

By: Chris Lomon

Evander Kane wanted to make his first Stanley Cup Playoff game a memorable one. And he certainly did.

May 1, 2018

Rust has a blueprint, and paw print for Stanley Cup success

By: Chris Lomon

Bryan Rust has found an ideal blueprint – and paw print – for Stanley Cup success on and off the ice.

April 26, 2018

My Top 5 | Stanley Cup Playoffs Wins Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Which five current NHL backstoppers have the know-how to net their respective teams the ‘W’ when it comes to the biggest games?

April 24, 2018

Little hitting all the right chords

By: Chris Lomon

Away from the rink, the Little has been enjoying the time off between series. It’s afforded him the opportunity to indulge in one of his favourite hobbies.

April 24, 2018

From Seattle to San Jose, Dillon continues to grow

By: Chris Lomon

Even when the odds seemed stacked against the young Seattle Thunderbirds defenceman, Russ Farwell never once saw an ounce of quit in Brenden Dillon’s eyes or in his game.

April 19, 2018

My Top 5 | Playoff Scoring Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Which five current NHL stars have the golden touch when it comes to putting up the points in the Stanley Cup Playoffs?

April 17, 2018

Guentzel remains grounded since dominant debut

By: Chris Lomon

Kirk Thompson still remembers the first time he met the “scrawny kid with the blonde, curly hair and the big smile.” And he certainly hasn’t forgotten the first time he faced Jake Guentzel on the ice.

April 17, 2018

The most exciting empty-netter Blake Comeau has ever seen

By: Chris Lomon

Ahead of his team's 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs debut, Blake Comeau looks back to a 10-game win streak that had him thinking, "This team has a different feel to it."

April 12, 2018

My Top 5 | GWG Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

When the game is on the line and you need someone to step up and score the big one, these players know how to get the job done.

April 10, 2018

Kyle Connor playoff ready on heels of impressive rookie season

By: Chris Lomon

Kyle Connor had a lot to be happy about on Saturday night. But before and after the game and even the day after, the Winnipeg Jets forward’s thoughts, like many hockey players, were someplace else.

April 10, 2018

Taylor Hall makes it look easy

By: Chris Lomon

For a player whose explosive skating skills make him appear to be in perpetual motion, it’s Taylor Hall’s ability to put things on pause that have his teammates speaking volumes.

April 5, 2018

Rask sets the tone for Bruins

By: Chris Lomon

While Tuukka Rask recently flashed his glove hand in a much different manner than his Boston teammates are used to seeing, there’s one newer member of the Bruins that marvels at everything he does.

April 3, 2018

My Top 5 | GAA Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Check out these five big-time backstoppers (currently active with 30+ starts) who showcase some serious talent when it comes to keeping the puck out of their net.

April 3, 2018

Wide World Of Sports Provides Copp With Big Assist

By: Chris Lomon

What did draining birdies, snagging line drives, and tossing tight spirals do for Andrew Copp’s NHL career? A lot more than he could have ever imagined.

March 29, 2018

Top 5 | 2017-18 shots leaders

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to loading up and letting it fly, these five stars crank it up and fire away more than any other players in the league.

March 27, 2018

Ryan Hartman's shark tale

By: Chris Lomon

It might not quite rival any of the jump-out-of-your-seat moments from the movie Jaws, but Ryan Hartman does have a decent spine-tingling shark tale to share.

March 27, 2018

Hockey a generational bond for the Moulson family

By: Chris Lomon

The times when Shannon and Matt Moulson shared the same ice have long since passed, but their love of hockey and unwavering support of one another remains as strong as ever.

March 23, 2018