Tagged: Evgeni Malkin

Hockey is a sport of grace and violence. It is less about brute force, like football, and more about the skillful application of power.  There is nothing quite as beautiful as a player stepping up and into another to separate …

“Where is the horse and the rider? Where is the horn that was blowing? They have passed like rain on the mountain… Like wind in the meadow. The days have come down in the west, behind the hills… Into shadow.“ …

It’s incredible how long ago 2004 feels.  In the midst of the X-Generation, the Pens were a terrible team that sold off all of their talent in order to keep the lights in Mellon Arena on. Ten years ago was …

Allow me to take you back, back one year minus one day, to the start of the 2012-2013 NHL season.  There was only one word on the lips of fans at that time: Lockout. On January 19th, 2013, the NHL …