2014-15 NHL Weekly Summary: Week 4


NHL Week 4

Here is this week’s top NHL news as chosen by me. This post is just meant to be a convenient way for some people out there who are busy during the week and need a nice condensed list of what has happened in the NHL each week. All headlines are linked to articles with further detail. Please let me know if there is any errors/anything that you think I should add to this list and I will fix it/deem if it is worthy!

Sunday October 26th 2014:

Monday October 27th 2014:

Tuesday October 28th 2014:

Wednesday October 29th 2014:

Thursday October 30th 2014:

Friday October 31th 2014:

Saturday November 1st 2014:

Sunday November 2nd 2014:

Connor McDavid watch: 42 points in 14 games played.

Injury Repory


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Hockey Life: Becoming a Hockey Dad


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My son is 3 years old.  For the last couple of years, my wife and I have been hands off when it comes to really pushing any sports or activities onto my son.  Not really for any reason, more or less because we were interested to see where his interests took him on his own.  When he was an infant, I noticed that he seemed to be more into football on Sunday afternoons than watching a hockey game with me.  (Now that I look back on it though, I’m much more relaxed during football games, so there’s that.)  When he turned 1, one of his uncles brought home a mini-stick set from a trip.  The thing that surprised me was the fact that he didn’t skip a beat.  He knew exactly what to do with a hockey stick.  Talk about setting up a discussion based around Nature or Nurture.

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Four Fantasy Hockey Footnotes: Bi-weekly Fantasy Hockey Thoughts

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Cover Photo by: nhl.com

Admittedly, I am addicted to fantasy hockey. This is possibly due to my competitive nature but more likely due to the fact I was never able to skate good enough to play hockey so it was the only way to compete in the sport I loved to watch. Anyway, beyond fantasy hockey I also enjoy rambling so I figured I might as well combine the two. After all my other article series on this site, Around the Arena, tends to be more informative, so it only made sense to have a less formal series to alternate that with. So without further ado here are my 4 biggest thoughts related to fantasy hockey in the last 2 1/2 weeks.

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