2015 Handshake Line
AC tradition, win or lose, try and say something nice.
History has a strange way of re-writing itself, and the Chicago Blackhawks have undergone a process the last several seasons that dramatically alters their standing all time amongst the league.
Crawled out of my abyss of infinite solitude and sadness to give props where it's due
It's a word that's taken on a punchline quality with the rise of advanced stats. While it alone isn't enough to win the Stanley Cup, the Flames were a great reminder of how enough of it can overcome talent deficiencies in the right circumstances.
Winnipeg's 1996 playoff series still brings back vivid memories of youth, but for all the bygone feelings the 2015 Jets stirred, it felt right to have Manitoba back hosting NHL postseason hockey. And this Jets team feels poised for much more.