Tag Archives: craig smith

  • The NHL’s Top 5 2011/12 Rookies After The First Quarter

    The NHL’s Top 5 2011/12 Rookies After The First Quarter

    With the 2011-12 NHL regular season reaching the quarter mark, we now have an opportunity to analyze the front runners for the Calder Trophy, which is awarded each year to the league’s best rookie. Although it may seem too soon to crown a candidate, this list should help give you all a chance to debate […]

  • Craig Smith Puts It Up And Over The Empty Net (Video)

    Craig Smith Puts It Up And Over The Empty Net (Video)

    In the game of hockey, shooting the puck over the net from inside the goal grease is probably harder than simply shooting it into the back of the net.  With that being said, I don’t expect anyone to be applauding the Nashville Predators’ Craig Smith for accomplishing that difficult feat during last night’s game against […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/9/11 — Craig Smith

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/9/11 — Craig Smith

    In a rematch of last year’s Western Conference first round playoff series between the Nashville Predators and the Anaheim Ducks, the Preds were looking for a similar result against their foes from California.  They would get the result that they were looking for, thanks in large part to a player who wasn’t involved in last […]

  • Wisconsin Badger Checks The Net, Gets Costly Penalty For It (Video)

    Wisconsin Badger Checks The Net, Gets Costly Penalty For It (Video)

    Any hockey coach will tell you that the net is a great source of protection from the opposition.  Defencemen often use it to escape the pressure of opposing forwards, as it forces oncoming forecheckers to go around it, or in the case of Wisconsin Badgers forward Craig Smith, through it. With his No. 13-ranked Badgers […]