Bluelines: Why You Shouldn't Worry About Another NHL Lockout
Stan Fischler looks at the NHLPA, the Vegas Golden Knights' goalie situation, Jacob Trouba, the passing of Ben Stelter and so much more in this week's edition of Bluelines.
Bluelines: John Tortorella is the Perfect Coach for Flyers
Stan Fischler looks at John Tortorella's hiring in Philadelphia, what the Lightning need to do better in Game 2, the New York Rangers' upcoming off-season, the life of Jim "Bearcat" Murray, Ryan Miller, Jon Cooper and so much more.
Bluelines: Why the Lightning Have Won Three in a Row
Stan Fischler looks at why the Tampa Bay Lightning hold a 3-2 series lead, Barry Trotz watch, David Pastrnak, Bruce Cassidy's firing, Ken Holland, Cale Makar and so much more.
Bluelines: Behind the Lightning's Remarkable Resiliency
Stan Fischler looks at the Tampa Bay Lightning, Connor McDavid, John Tortorella and the Philadelphia Flyers, a major milestone for women's hockey, Frans Nielsen, Claude Giroux and so much more.
Bluelines: The Crosby, Trouba Affair and How it Affects a Series
In a jam-packed Friday column, Stan Fischler looks at the Islanders' coaching search, breaks down the remaining playoff teams, Sidney Crosby, the Arizona Coyotes, Darnell Nurse, Cale Makar, Vladimir Tarasenko, Shane Wright and much, much more.
Bluelines: Singing the Third-String Blues
Stan Fischler looks at the rise of third-stringers making an appearance – and a positive impact – in the playoffs. Plus, he breaks down some things to think about this weekend, the USHL playoffs, Toronto's lack of production from a big-name star and more.
Bluelines: Stan Fischler's List of What You Need to Know
Stan Fischler shares thoughts about teams around the league; a comparison between Austin Matthews and Rick Vaive; the Ottawa Senators; Mike Bossy; Pat LaFontaine and much more.
Bluelines: A Harsh, But Honest, View of the Contenders
With some help from his friends, Stan Fischler looks at how some of the top contenders will fare down the stretch run, the loss of a New York hockey staple, how train rides kept hockey teams close in the past and so much more.
Bluelines: Women's Pro Hockey Needs Unity, not Enmity
Stan Fischler looks at recent development in women's hockey; the top contenders after the trade deadline; stories about Scotty Bowman; the Toronto Maple Leafs; the Carolina Hurricanes; and Hampus Lindholm's impact is broken down.
Bluelines: How to Go Nuts About Major Hockey Talking Points
This week on Bluelines, Stan Fischler looks at three of hockey's most controversial topics: fighting, the shootout and officiating. Plus, he discusses Auston Matthews, the Florida Panthers, Jean Potvin, John Forslund and more.
Bluelines: With Goalie Power Off, the Rangers Are Doomed
Stan Fischler talks about why the Rangers need a better backup goaltender, shares a chat with John Forslund, praises Jake Oettinger's play, receives a scouting report on the Colorado Avalanche and much, much, much more.
Bluelines: Jim Devellano, the 1-Man Manager Machine
Stan Fischler chats with former NHL GM Jim Devellano about the impact he had on general managers around the league and the story of how he got to Detroit. Plus, Fischler discusses goaltenders, Crosby, Flyers coaching and more.