Ex-NHL goalie Ray Emery dead after swimming accident

Ex-NHL goalie Ray Emery dead after swimming accident

Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery has drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario. He was 35. Hamilton Police said Emery was identified as the victim of the swimming accident Sunday morning. Staff sergeant Paul Evans said police received a call just after…

Ranking the greatest saves in Stanley Cup playoff history

Ranking the greatest saves in Stanley Cup playoff history

It was a spectacular save all right, perhaps to be remembered as the series-changing event that kick-started the Capitals to their first Stanley Cup championship. But only recency bias (or in this case, immediacy bias) can account for folks calling Braden Holtby’s lunging…

What was Team USA thinking in hiring Vanbiesbrouck? Or was it?

What was Team USA thinking in hiring Vanbiesbrouck? Or was it?

USA Hockey’s decision to make John Vanbiesbrouck one of its most prominent faces and forces by hiring the former Rangers (and Islanders and Devils) goaltender as assistant executive director of hockey operations is, at best, a tone-deaf call and, at worst, a…