Last year, through the Professional Hockey Writers Association, I was honored to be part of the voting body responsible for most of the major NHL Awards. Following the end of the lockout shortened season, I posted my selections, as submitted, with brief comments. The article was well received, so I thought I’d offer my thoughts [...]
After the Wild beat the Kings 3-2 in Los Angeles on Monday night, here’s what was being said in both locker rooms – including quotes from Drew Doughty, Matt Moulson, and both coaches…
Kings Head Coach Darryl Sutter on the game:
“We were better in the third than we were in the first. We turned a lot [...]
Guest Brad Schlossman joined us for the March 23, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio to discuss the just announced brackets for the 16-team NCAA hockey playoffs.
In addition, Jonathan Davis and I reviewed all the action from around the NHL and debated which teams are peaking at the right time, as [...]
Guests Sheldon Souray and Kelly Chase joined us for the March 2, 2014 edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio.
Trade rumors and hockey related comedy were the major topics of conversation this week. Anaheim Ducks defenseman helped us get the bottom of many burning questions surrounding his current and former teammates in a [...]
Here’s this week’s Mayor’s Minutes from NHL Network Radio – we’ll talk trade rumors (who might be coming to LA and why certain deals don’t work), Kings scoring woes, Darryl Sutter, Jake Muzzin, Dustin Brown, Justin Williams, Jarret Stoll, Tyler Toffoli, Mike Cammalleri, Matt Moulson, Ducks troubles at home, Canucks, Wild, Stars, Flyers, [...]
Following the Minnesota Wild’s 4-1 road win over the host Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday, here’s what was being said in both locker rooms…
Dave Tippett on the game:
“We had chances to capitalize and we didn’t capitalize and they capitalized on their chances- that’s the way it goes sometimes.”
Tippett on tonight’s game:
“Well, if you wanted to [...]
Following the Minnesota Wild’s 2-1 shootout win over the LA Kings, here’s what was being said in both locker rooms…
Darryl Sutter on the overall game:
“We had some unfinished opportunities. When you get to a shootout and they score the first goal… both goalies were good. Quick didn’t have a lot of work, but he had [...]
The Vancouver Canucks enter tonight’s game at Minnesota owners of the NHL’s longest current win streak at seven games. Vancouver has outscored their opponents by a wide margin of 24-8 in the seven games.
When you go inside the numbers there are two things stand out during the streak. Giving up just over one goal a [...]
Coming up on this weekend’s edition of West Coast Bias on NHL Network Radio (SiriusXM), we’ll be announcing our end-of-year contest. In partnership with Fathead, West Coast Bias will be giving away three NHL Fatheads between now and December 31st. Each week, beginning this Sunday, one lucky listener will win the opportunity to select the Fathead [...]
With a 2-1 win over the visiting Minnesota Wild on Wednesday, the Anaheim Ducks now sport a 12-0-2 home record – and they’re perfect in regulation. They’ve also won four straight overall and picked up points in seven consecutive games.
While Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf extended their points streaks (Perry with a career-high seven-game goal [...]