So you’ve traded Andre Burakovsky for a bag of pucks. Now what?

There's a vacancy in the middle six and the Capitals have been linked to a number of forwards, either realistically or, you know, just in my head. Brett Connolly Brett Connolly is coming off a 22 goal/46 point season with the Capitals, which is his best NHL season yet. He's a classic Capitals reclamation project, … Continue reading So you’ve traded Andre Burakovsky for a bag of pucks. Now what?

Un-hiatus

It is exactly two months since I last updated this blog and, since then, I have moved back to Ireland from the UK. Blogging hiatus and moving country are not entirely unrelated.It was a big decision to move back to Ireland and there are a variety of reasons, some of which are positive and some … Continue reading Un-hiatus

Five Songs

...to enter into that gate and dwell in that house, where there shall be no darkness nor dazzling, but one equal light; no noise nor silence, but one equal music...John Donne (1572-1631) The above quote is from a sermon by John Donne and it is about what waits after death. It's something that I've found … Continue reading Five Songs