The Vegas Golden Knights: Right place, right time

Against all expectations, the Vegas Golden Knights are off the best start for an expansion franchise in NHL history. Their 8-1-0 record so far places them 3rd in the Western Conference and in the NHL’s top 5 best teams to start the 2017-2018 season. This unexpected turn of events has many fans questioning what is going …
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Montreal Canadiens to Make a Trade

After another embarrassing 5-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings, a night removed from another embarrassing loss to the San Jose Sharks, it has become clear that the Montreal Canadiens are trending downwards this season due to their lack of offensive creativity and center depth. It has come to a point where Alex Galchenyuk has …
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Montreal Canadiens To Miss Stanley Cup Playoffs

Since the Montreal Canadiens admitted their defeat at the hands of the New York Rangers in the 2016-2017 playoffs, rumors had run rampant that Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin had his hands full trying to patch together his team. Bergevin had clear holes in his lineup at center, right wing and left defense. Although he may …
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Hockey Pool Goalie Picks: Your last line of defense

In every sport, there is a position that is pivotal to championship success. In baseball, it’s the pitcher. In football it’s the quarterback. In soccer, it’s the center mid-field. In hockey, it is without a doubt the goaltender. A strong goaltender can make or break a team. Just ask the Montreal Canadiens how confident they …
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Hockey Pool Defensemen Strategy

The Best Offense Is A Good Defense When researching your draft options for your upcoming pool, be sure to use the following rule for your defense picks: Select 2 defensemen within the first 5 picks. Many poolers who have followed this and have come out on top, mainly due to point production drop off between …
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Hockey Pool Strategy: Forwards

It’s September everyone! You know what that means, don’t you? Fantasy hockey pools are starting up as friends and families scramble to convince undecided members to join their league. Most people will shy away from hockey pools because of the daily upkeep and the lack of statistical knowledge, but Scrimmage and Stats has you covered …
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Vegas Golden Knights Expansion Targets

With the NHL’s trade freeze now in effect, the Vegas Golden Knights are now in the driver’s seat and begin to plan out their Expansion Draft strategy. Many talented and valuable unprotected players are now up for grabs for this new franchise to gather and build their infant club. On top of the actual draft …
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Dallas Should Trade Their Third Overall Pick

After winning the third overall pick at the draft lottery a month and a half ago, rumors have run rampant that the Dallas Stars were open to trading the pick for immediate help. There are certainly pros and cons to any trade decision, but this one seem to line up nicely for the Stars. On …
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