Daniel Alfredsson hopes to return this season (Andrew Rodger THW)

Alfredsson: Hockeytown Bound But Forever A Sen

The free agent frenzy that was supposed to be celebrated here in the Nation’s Capital has turned into a city of heart break.  On Friday it felt as if a 5.0 magnitude […]

by · July 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Ottawa Senators
Ference (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Edmonton Oilers Add Needed Grit, Toughness and Depth

Craig MacTavish and the Edmonton Oilers haven’t made the big splash everyone was anticipating and hoping for, at least not yet. Expectations are running high and based on MacTavish’s proclamations […]

by · July 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
At 40 years old, Selanne was the most dangerous Duck on the ice. (Photo by Gregory Shamus)

Tipping Their Caps: Western Conference Team Salary Cap Space

I’m the first to admit this whole salary thing is getting out of control. In the final analysis, it’s still all about the work — Jim Carrey The NHL’s annual […]

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Edmonton Oilers Free Agent Frenzy Recap

For the first time in a while, free agency  lived up to it’s title. It was a frenzy indeed, a lot of it centered around the Ottawa Senators. Edmonton made […]

by · July 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Free Agents
Rangers add Depth During Free Agent Frenzy

Rangers add Depth During Free Agent Frenzy

A Change in Philosophy   The Rangers, for the third time in four years, have managed to avoid making a big splash in the UFA market. Instead, they have opted […]

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Sabres Silent on Free Agent Friday

  It has been said that some of the best deals are the ones that are never made. Not so sure that is the case today for some teams in […]

by · July 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Free Agents
David Clarkson (Icon SMI)

Horrible Free Agent Class Hurts Maple Leafs

The first day of free agency was indeed a “frenzy”, with over $350 million in contracts handed out to over 50 players as of 8:45 pm EST. The Toronto Maple […]

Maxim Lapierre is the newest St. Louis Blue (Icon SMI)

Blues Sign Lapierre, Pass on Others

Plenty of names were passed around on the first day of free-agency. Stephen Weiss signed with Detroit while Valtteri Filppula ended up in Tampa Bay. The St. Louis Blues were […]

by · July 5, 2013 · 1 comment · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
MacKinnon may not be wearing the Avalanche emblem if not for the shortened season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Colorado Avalanche Stay Clear of Free Agent Frenzy

On a day notorious for massive spending and wild contracts, the Colorado Avalanche once again stayed true to their word. While teams threw a lot of money around with some […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Free Agents
Ray Emery to the Maple Leafs is something few fans have considered (Tony Ding/Icon SMI)

Ray Emery Signs With Philly

Ray wants to be the man in goal again. He also says that he wants to stay with the Blackhawks. Emery also wants to be wanted. According to the Facebook […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks, Free Agents, NHL Goaltending