Southern Conference playoff predictions

Southern Conference Berlin (No. 1 seed, 128 points) vs. Prague (No. 8 seed, 81 points) Commissioner: Everyone knows the Smurfs play very well when they are angry and they must have found a way to harness that anger, keep it in the dressing room, and unleash it when needed because they put together quite a year, finishing second overall…

Rose and the Commish predict the playoffs

Rose in Accounting and I were talking in the office the other day. She brought up the upcoming elections in the U.S. and Canada and wondered if Donald Trump could lead both countries at the same time because, as she put it “he is different and that’s what both nations need.” I disagreed. Then the topic of…

Ballots out for league trophies

The ballots for league awards are out and here’s a more comprehensive look at the stats than offered by Websim. Click on any photo to enlarge it. Best Defensive Forward (sorted by plus/minus) Sportsmanship (Lady Rose Trophy) (sorted by points scored) Top Coach (sorted by points) Rookie of the Year (sorted by points) Best Goalie…

Red Stars deal huge blow to Gburg’s hopes

St. Petersburg 4, Gothenburg 0 – The St. Petersburg Red Stars dealt a severe blow to Gothenburg’s playoff hopes Thursday, shutting the Devils out in the process. St. Petersburg started stronger and through two periods led 3-0 with a 26-12 advantage in shots. Jonathan Huberdeau was the offensive star of the game with two goals…

Geneva tops Moscow stay alive

Geneva 4, Moscow 2 – Frederik Andersen and the Geneva Generals made  statement Wednesday and that was that they will not go down without a fight. The Generals were outshot, but Andersen stopped 31 shots to give his teammates a chance to erase a 2-0 Moscow lead in the second period. Geneva scored 4 straight…

Lots of names in running for Rookie trophy

The race for the Rookie of the Year trophy is a good one this year in the EURO league, with 3 or 4 slick forwards, a good goalie and a four defensemen all in the running. Three of those players won’t even be on the list of nominees that will be generated by Websim about…