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Positive Sign Girl is the Hero We Need Right Now

A Capitals fan is all about making people feel good about themselves. Finally, a leader in Washington who knows what's up.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.16.18
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The First Vegas Hockey Game Was Proof That Sports Can't Heal Tragedy

There were 58 seconds of silence before the Golden Knights' first regular season NHL game in Las Vegas. One for every life lost. But we need to do more to fix our society than symbolic gestures at sporting events.
Dave Lozo
10.12.17
fans

Penguins Fans Eat Raw Catfish to Celebrate Stanley Cup Win

The whiskered fish that became the symbol of the Predators became a popular post-Cup meal.
Sean Newell
6.12.17
Hockey

The NHL has a Problem: All its Fans are Bloody Old

A new report on aging audiences for televised sports provides more proof that the National Hockey League has a problem.
Dave Lozo
6.8.17
Billy Ray Cyrus

Faded Country Star Billy Ray Cyrus Yearns to "Bring the Stanley Cup to Tennessee" in New Song

If the first two games are any indication, they probably will.
Sean Newell
6.4.17
nhl playoffs

Stanley Cup Gets Super Weird As Fan Charged for Tossing Dead Catfish on the Ice

The Tennessee man brought the Nashville tradition to Pittsburgh for Game 1 of the Cup Final.
Kyle Cantlon
5.30.17
nhl playoffs

Senators' Unlikely Run Isn't Possible Without Craig Anderson

Anderson saved the Senators' season and has them a win away from a surprising berth in the Stanley Cup Final.
Kyle Cantlon
5.24.17
sports gambling

Trump Admin Invites New Jersey to Allow Citizens to Gamble Freely

The Solicitor General urged the Supreme Court to reject New Jersey's sports gambling case, and left open the door for a gambling free-for-all.
Steve Silver
5.24.17
nhl playoffs

Predators Fans Keep Tossing Dead Ducks onto the Ice in Nashville

It's like Detroit's octopus-tossing tradition, but with ducks.
Kyle Cantlon
5.21.17
nhl playoffs

The Ottawa Senators Are Worse Than Watching Your Parents Have Sex

Ottawa got to the conference finals by playing a methodical, defensive style that is not pleasing to watch, but it works for them.
Dave Lozo
5.16.17
stanley cup playoffs

It's the Capitals' Stanley Cup to Lose

Saying that Washington is one win away from a championship shouldn't be controversial, but because the Capitals have gagged so often, it’s the rare chalky hot take.
Dave Lozo
5.9.17
Hockey

Forty Years Ago, the Montreal Canadiens Changed Hockey Forever

The 1976-77 Canadiens might have been the best pro sports team in North American history.
Colin Fleming
4.16.17