From Hockey

LET ME RE-INTRODUCE YOU TO THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS

For the second year in a row, Las Vegas has been inflicted with playoff fever. Two years of existence, two years of playoff beards in the city of sin. The Vegas Golden Knights shocked the world last season, when in their first season of existence they went all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals before being ousted by the Washington Capitals. It was unexpected, a band of misfit toys that captured the hearts and imaginations of an entire city following a tragedy. This season though presented a new challenge, expectations. After losing names like James Neal, David Perron, and…

YOU’RE DUCKING RIGHT WE’RE GONNA TRY FANTASY HOCKEY

That’s right, we’re going to try fantasy hockey. Using the Yahoo fantasy sports platform, we’re looking to have a 10 team league. This will be a no fee league (we’ll try it for free the first year), with the winner likely to receive a coveted You’re Ducking Right prize pack. Draft is a live online format, currently scheduled for Monday night, September 24th. 6 PM (PST) so plan on doing the draft while watching the MNF game (its the Steelers at the Bucaneers for what its worth). If interested, please comment on this post, hit us up on Twitter at…

VEGAS’ KNIGHTS STILL LOOKING GOLDEN

Like their NBA counterparts, the NHL off-season is now in full swing. A year ago at this time the Vegas Golden Knights roster looked like a scene from the Island of Misfit Toys. Since then all the team has done is make an oasis in the middle of the desert a hockey town, and advanced all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals. Their practices (We talking about practice?) sell out. Golden Knights gear can be seen all over the city, and even non-sports fans were glued to televisions as the Knights advanced through the playoffs. In the opening moves…