Eichel Watch

JW: Eichel Watch: Possession and Power Play


Jack Eichel's play at the World Championships offers a glimpse into what he might look like as an NHL player.  If the last few games, featuring some of the world's best players, are any indication, we should expect Eichel to be a demon of possession, and a terror on the power play.
 
Simon

Brady got what he deserved


"It's not personal, it's strictly business."  That classic quote from "The Godfather" is exactly how I feel about the suspension for Tom Brady.
Genie Bra
We're unable to show you the end of this hockey game. It's time now for Genie Bra.

NHL playoffs a yawn-a-thon


What would have to happen, really?

Would a playoff game have to go into a fifth overtime, scoreless? Would two games in the same series have to do that? Would seven?

Would a network have to abandon a game to switch for middle-of-the-night paid programming? ("It's 2 a.m., so due to contractual obligations we now leave tonight's Penguins-Flyers playoff game to bring you Genie
Eichel Watch

JW: Eichel Watch


In his third game at the World Championships Jack Eichel opened up at center ice. Across the red line, stood Evgeni Malkin.  In a game chock full of NHL players, Eichel showed the world what makes him such a special player, and that he's absolutely NHL-ready.


 
Simon

It was a low key Bills draft


Memo to the Buffalo Bills: Please don't trade your first round picks anymore.  It makes the draft far less interesting.