Random Thoughts: Mistakes sunk the ship in Game 1

I think it goes without saying that Game 1 didn’t exactly go as hoped, but what I didn’t necessarily expect was the number of people that are ready to throw in the towel already. Let’s talk about it. MIKE SMITH Let’s just get this out of the way: Mike Smith made a horrible mistake at…


Why you should hate the LA Kings

I don’t think I need to give anyone reading this reasons to hate the Los Angeles Kings, but with the playoffs set to start in a few hours, I think we could all use a few ideas for fuelling the rivalry. And since we’ve only got a few hours left to build out this rivalry,…


GDB +1.0: McDavid Ready To Breakout (8pm MT, CBC)

Connor McDavid has already won two Hart trophies as the league’s most valuable player. He’s won three Ted Lindsay awards as the NHL’s most outstanding player. He’s four four Art Ross trophies as the league’s top scorer. Despite that impressive resume, I think McDavid is going to take his game to another level this postseason.