Category Archive: lou lamoriello

$1600 Later and…

Ok…maybe it’s over $1600 at this point, but I thought I’d do an update on how things are going. First off, the first few rounds of testing confirm there is a tumor(or tumors).… Continue reading

The Singular Path

I’ve been trying to think of about a zillion different ways to explain a decision I made in my life.  I’ve probably written a dozen posts about it already and deleted every single… Continue reading

Oh God, You Devils…

So for you Devils players that actually read this blog…some of you guys are in really BIG TROUBLE!  READ AND SEE ALL ABOUT IT HERE. Most importantly…watch every single video in the attached link. … Continue reading

Final Season

Every summer I contemplate whether I’m going to return for another season or not.  I tinker with it and then decide I’m not ready yet.  But this time, my intuition is saying that this is… Continue reading

The First Time

News came out the other day that Stan Mikita has oral cancer. It made me think of the first time I met the former Chicago Blackhawk.  It was in Las Vegas in this huge… Continue reading

Devils In The Doldrums

What’s it going to take to raise the Devils from the dead?  Lou Lamoriello behind the bench to scare the bejesus out of them?  Lou throwing jelly against the wall?  What’s it going… Continue reading

Thursday’s Musings (9/16/10)

In other words…today’s musings is the director’s cut of what I didn’t write about for Inside Hockey. Yesterday, I was up before dawn to be out the door at 6:40AM to head to… Continue reading

Deciphering Bloch’s Ruling

In my hands, I have a copy of Bloch’s ruling…for one reason and one reason only… Last night, I was talking to Joe Yerdon who writes the hockey columns for NBC. We were… Continue reading

Round 2: NHL 2 – Devils 0

In case you haven’t heard, Kovalchuk contract number two that was dropped off (or what have ya) to the NHL’s offices on Monday by Jeff Vanderbeek, Lou Lamoriello and Jay Grossman was (according… Continue reading

The Calm Before the Storm

All is quiet in New Jersey right now. But across North America, it’s not so quiet right now. There is a calm before the storm right now, as we watch the storm start… Continue reading

What Would You Do To Land the Most Prized UFA?

The #1 UFA approaching the market is none other than Ilya Kovalchuk. While most people think that Kovalchuk will sign in the KHL (because who wouldn’t want to be paid an exorbitant amount… Continue reading

The Top Players YOU Should Be Watching

Every season there are a few diamonds in the rough that emerge in the hockey season that you may or may not notice. Well, there are a few out there that have caught… Continue reading

The 2010 Edition of the Top Players I Love To Hate

Well, it’s the off-season for me, and you guys just love when I come up with these lists, so now, I have a 2009-2010 Top Players I Love to Hate list, because you… Continue reading

The First 6 Days of the Off-Season

If you think I have nothing to do in the off-season…THINK AGAIN. I just don’t have hockey games to go to. Yet I still have hockey! Here’s a rundown on my off-season so… Continue reading

End of the Season Thoughts

TSN’s Bob McKenzie said recently on Twitter that what it takes to have a job like his…covering hockey…you have to be an expert. When I read that, it really hit home. You have… Continue reading

Getting Out of a Sticky Situation

I am in awe. Literally, I am in awe. Lou is just as mad as I am. While a few Devils may have found themselves in a very sticky situation following their loss… Continue reading

Where to Begin???

First, before I start talking about hockey and I have your immediate attention…I’d like to talk about a couple of charities. The Hockey Guys are hosting a fundraiser to benefit LiveStrong: The Lance… Continue reading

The Devils Olympic Contenders

Do you want to know just how well-respected Lou Lamoriello’s team is? The most winningest goaltender in the history of the NHL has spent his entire career with the New Jersey Devils. He’ll… Continue reading

Kovalchuk is a DEVIL!

So I’ve known for a few days now that the New Jersey Devils were the serious contender for Ilya Kovalchuk. A little birdie named EKLUND called me up and told me. Trust me,… Continue reading