Archive for May 7th, 2012

Canucks GM Mike Gillis already botched the Luongo situation (CalvinChanPhoto/Flickr)

Mike Gillis Agrees Terms With Canucks

  The Vancouver Canucks announced today via their official website and social media outlets that General Manager Mike Gillis has agreed terms to a contract extension. Gillis joined the club […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Vancouver Canucks
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What Exactly is Wrong With the Philadelphia Flyers?

What is wrong with the Philadelphia Flyers can be summed up in one word: everything.  The Flyers have been out coached, out played and out hustled by the New Jersey […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers
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Shanahan Misses Mark With Claude Giroux Suspension

The NHL announced Monday that Philadelphia Flyers star and leading playoff point scorer Claude Giroux will be suspended one game for his hit on New Jersey’s Dainius Zubrus Sunday night. […]

2012 Draft Eligible Nail Yakupov is one to watch on Team Russia at WJCs {Metcalfe Photography}

Rumors Swirling around the Oilers Draft Pick

Trade rumors always make for interesting water cooler conversation, and give the media something to talk about as the NHL approaches the dog days of summer. The Edmonton Oilers won […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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Oilers Taking Their Time With Coaching Decision

The Edmonton Oilers season ended April 7th, and a month later we are still no closer to knowing who will open the 2012/13 season as the Oilers bench boss then we were […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Rumors, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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New Jersey Devils Gain Upper Hand Vs. Philadelphia Flyers

On paper, it was a tight come-from-behind win in Game 4 for the New Jersey Devils. After Philadelphia jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead in the first period, New […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
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St. Louis Blues Left Looking For Answers After Sweep

It wasn’t supposed to end like this for the St. Louis Blues. After a stellar regular season in which the Blues finished second overall in the league, few expected the […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
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Relocation Roulette: Phoenix Coyotes News And Key Preseason Dates Scheduled

Jim Neveau, Managing Editor Glendale, Arizona – Over the course of three years, the Phoenix Coyotes have been the subject of bankruptcy hearings, relocation chatter, and general sniping from all […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Phoenix Coyotes
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Capitals Roster a Great Fit For Dale Hunter’s Coaching Style

If you were to take an average hockey fan from the end of the 2009 NHL season and tell them that Alexander Ovechkin, who was then coming fresh off of […]

by · May 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized, Washington Capitals
“Russian Problem” Analysis Surrounding Radulov & Kostitsyn Falls Flat

“Russian Problem” Analysis Surrounding Radulov & Kostitsyn Falls Flat

Regardless of whether they return to the lineup in Game 5 or ever this season, the Russian Left Winger Alexander Radulov and the Belarussian Left Winger Andrei Kostitsyn have cemented […]

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“What’s It All About Alfie?” Will Daniel Alfredsson Stay or Go?

It is very difficult to put into words what Daniel Alfredsson has meant to the Ottawa Senators organization. From day one, there always seemed to be something special about him. […]

Dustin Brown (Dinur/Flickr)

In Victory, the Los Angeles Kings Are Partying Like It’s 1993!

In 1993 the NHL was a very different place.  For starters, consider that the last time the Los Angeles Kings advanced to the third round of the playoffs, they were […]