Archive for June 4th, 2012

Yes Devils fans..went there. (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

New Jersey Devils Dominated By Los Angeles Kings, Face Sweep in Game 4

What we are witnessing in this year’s Stanley Cup Finals is not your typical mismatch where team “A” dominates team “B” from top to bottom. We are seeing a great […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
Avalanche Keeping Their Leadership for 2012-13

Avalanche Keeping Their Leadership for 2012-13

The Colorado Avalanche begun a critical off-season by returning head coach Joe Sacco, and resigning team captain Milan Hejduk (the team also signed a trio of minor league goalies, which […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Hampus Lindholm (roglebk.se)

Hampus Lindholm – The Next Ones: 2012 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Hampus Lindholm THW Close-Up: Date of Birth: January 20, 1994 Place of Birth: Helsingborg, Sweden Ht: 6-2 Wt: 185 lbs Shoots: Left Position: Defense NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 Over recent […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Player Profiles, Prospects
(Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

Toby Enstrom: Rent, Buy or Build in Winnipeg?

How long a future does Enstrom have with the Jets? The Winnipeg Jets, like every other NHL team, have a bunch of decisions to make ahead of the league’s draft […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Winnipeg Jets
O2K client Jason Garrison leads all NHL defensemen in powerplay goals this season (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

Potential Edmonton Oilers Free Agent Targets

  With less than a month to go before the start of free agency, there are many highly sought after players out there that have not been resigned by their respective clubs.  […]

Vokoun was traded to the Penguins for a 7th round pick (Tom Turk / THW)

Tomas Vokoun Traded to the Penguins, Signs Two-Year Contract

Tomas Vokoun had made it clear that he would not be returning to the Washingon Capitals next year, so it was really only a matter of time before he was […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
Tim Thomas will likely draw interest from teams such as the Flyers (and maybe the Islanders), but what will it cost to bring the netminder over? (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Tim Thomas Has Earned Some Time Away From The Game

commentary by Steve Kendall Everyone and their brother seem to have an opinion on the latest Tim Thomas saga. Thomas announced on Sunday he was taking this season off from […]

Jankowski is a real wild card in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft (Source: Hamiltonnews.com)

Mark Jankowski – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile – The Wild Card

Mark Jankowski THW Close-Up: Date of birth: September 13th, 1994 Place of birth: Dundas, Ontario Ht: 6-2 Wt: 175 Shoots: Left Position: Center NHL Draft Eligibility: 1st time eligible in […]

(Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

New Jersey Devils Bear Striking Similarities to 1996 Yankees Team

On the surface, comparing hockey and baseball is like comparing apples and oranges. Setting aside the obvious differences in the two games, comparing teams and their make up, personnel, character […]

by · June 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
Dalton Thrower – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Dalton Thrower – The Next Ones: NHL 2012 Draft Prospect Profile

Dalton Thrower THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 12/20/1993 Place of birth: North Vancouver, BC, CAN Ht:  6’0″ Wt: 190 Shoots: Right Position: Defenseman NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 1st year eligible THW […]

2012 NHL Draft Preview: The Top Forwards

2012 NHL Draft Preview: The Top Forwards

There are many talented players available for selection in this year’s NHL Entry Draft, which is being held June 22-23 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A duo from the Sarnia Sting highlight […]

What Buffalo should have won - photo by jvr33 (via flickr)

Canada’s 2013 Stanley Cup Forecast

Montreal Canadiens Win 1993 Stanley Cup The old Montreal Forum was rockin’ and rollin’. Guy Carbonneau, John LeClair and the rest of the Canadiens mobbed Patrick Roy. Fans hugged one […]