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A Moral Compass

Last night the entire league descended upon the Las Vegas strip for the NHL Awards.  The event is not exactly the most popular, but it does signal the start of the off season circus.  After last off season, the NHL really needed a win.  They really needed to set the tone and show fans that last summer was an anomaly.  The league was less than awesome, but I don’t really put all the blame on them.  

The NHL is a business.  While you can’t operate in a bubble, the NHL and other businesses try their hardest to do so and often come off insensitive, out of touch, and focused only on the money.  In a capitalist economy, that’s what happens.  People can’t rely on a business to be the moral compass for America.  Humans must create the moral compass, humans possess compassion, sincerity, and the ability to know right and wrong.

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Equality For Some

Our sport has a culture problem.  Actually that’s not true, our country has a culture problem.  We say we are all about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness but the Declaration of Independence was not written for diversity.  I am a white, American, cis woman; despite known disadvantages, I still have a leg up on so many people and I am part of the problem.  


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#123 Lift The Cup

Congrats to the Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks. We'll run down the finals as well as the rest of the season. Also, we run through each champion in the minor leagues and the changes coming for franchises.

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The 2012-13 Season Didn't Entirely Suck

I should have known it was a sign. Working at a gas station, listening to game 6 on the radio, I should have known.

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#121 Asleep At A Bar

We're back from our ill-timed hiatus in time to talk about the Stanley Cup Final with the Bruins writer for Hockeybuzz, Ty Anderson. We break down the series as well as discuss what the hell we've been up to for the past month.

 Ty can be found on twitter, and his Bruins work is here on Hockeybuzz. Ty also writes for the New York Hockey Journal.

Music Featured This Week:

Intro was by Trash Talk

Manifest Decimation by Power Trip

You Will Be Free by The Thermals

Night Shift At The Potato Factory by Modern Life Is War


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