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Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi set for UFC on FOX 16‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       July’s stacked “UFC on FOX 16” card just got another amazing lightweight fight! UFC officials recently announced that Joe Lauzon will be stepping into the octagon to face PRIDE legend Takanori Gomi! Lauzon is looking to bounce back from his loss to Al Iaquinta with […]

Predators force game 6 with the Blackhawks‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)         The Nashville Predators entered Thursday night’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks down 3-1 in their best of seven divisional series. Despite their having backs up against the wall and the knowledge that their squad needs to win three straight games, the Predators put forth a gritty […]

Canucks avoid elimination, force game 6 in Calgary‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Vancouver Canucks avoided elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs by playing their best game of the series against the Calgary Flames yesterday evening. The Canucks came back from a 1-0 deficit on Thursday night and ended up defeating Calgary by a final score of […]

Ducks fly through Winnipeg Whiteout, sweep Jets in 4‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The NHL Playoffs returned to Winnipeg for the first time in 19 years this season. The news caused the Canadian city to go in to a ‘playoff frenzy’, resulting in back-to-back ‘whiteouts’ inside the MTS Center arena. Unfortunately for Jets fans, the return did not […]

Round 1 Match-ups for 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs are set to begin on Wednesday April 16! Here is a look at the eight first-round match-ups: Eastern Conference: Ottawa Senators (W1) vs. Montreal Canadiens (A1) – Game 1 Wednesday April 16 at 7pm EST New York Islanders (M3) […]

Jets take flight! Head to playoffs!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Winnipeg Jets are flying high, this after clinching an NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs berth yesterday evening. Winnipeg suffered a 1-0 shootout loss to Colorado last night, but with the Calgary Flames victory over the Los Angeles Kings, the Jets officially locked down the second […]