Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Journeys Into The Minnesota-St. Louis Stanley Cup Playoff Rivalry

The Minnesota-St. Louis Stanley Cup Playoff Rivalry

The first round West Division series between the St. Louis Blues and Minnesota Wild is an interesting one. Some good players and two enthusiastic fan bases. But we can’t help but look back fondly at early St. Louis-Minnesota match-ups. But at that time the Minnesota team was North Stars. It was the late 1960’s,many years Read Article

Posted by: Admin April 22, 20153:41 am
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Journeys Into Conn Smythe Trophy Turns 50

Conn Smythe Trophy Turns 50

It was following the 1965 Stanley Cup playoffs that the first Conn Smythe Trophy was awarded. The winner was Jean Beliveau of the winning Montreal Canadiens. The Conn Smythe Trophy is awarded annually to the player judged most valuable to his team (MVP) during the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Stanley Cup playoffs. The Conn Smythe Read Article

Posted by: Admin April 18, 20159:54 pm
Friday, April 17, 2015
Journeys Into Playoff Time as March Madness ?

Playoff Time as March Madness ?

Such was the connection made by the New York Times in trying to describe the mood in many cities (playoff cities) in Canada as the Stanley Cup playoffs begin. In fairness, it was a real quote by Paul Maurice, coach of the Winnipeg Jets, to try to explain to an American journalist just how important Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:43 pm