Monthly archives: July, 2012

The Underutilization of Mike Green

How the once-mighty Mike Green has fallen. Only three seasons removed from a 76-point season, Green has scored only 11 goals and produced only 31 points in his last 81 games (over two seasons). There are many reasons why Green’s production as tumbled – injuries, Washington changing to more of a defensive system, and a…

Max Pacioretty and the Search for a Superstar

March 8th, 2011. The Montreal Canadiens were playing the Boston Bruins. It was a game that could have defined the career of Max Pacioretty. The skilled and physical winger was racing for a loose puck against Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara. Showing the hustle and speed he was known for, Pacioretty tried to angle around Chara…

Alexander Semin and Ignoring the 10 Percent

enigma [ɪˈnɪgmə] n. A person, thing, or situation that is mysterious, puzzling, or ambiguous. See: Alexander Semin….