Astonishingly enough, the first ‘hard’ cap (meaning there are no exemptions and so no luxury tax penalties are required) was introduced to the NHL during the 1994-95 season. Prior to the resolution of the first league-wide lockout in 2004-05, the NHL was the only major North American professional sports league that had no luxury tax, […]


THE Chicago Blackhawks had to wait for the Stanley Cup to arrive but it was worth the wait.  They had waited 77 years to win at home and win they did! In Blackhawks fashion they came out intense and dead set on sending a message – we are a dynasty don’t play with us! After […]