February 22nd, 2012 In Colorado Avalanche, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Rumors, Player Profiles, Tampa Bay Lightning, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

By now, most hockey fans have heard the news. Yesterday, The Colorado Avalanche completed a surprising trade for the second year in a row. This time, the Avs involved themselves in a three team trade with the Detroit Red Wings and Tampa Bay Lightning. Each team acquired: Colorado- Forward Steve Downie Detroit- Defenseman Kyle Quincey Tampa...

February 22nd, 2012 In Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Humor, News, NHL Rumors, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

Welcome to the first instalment of 'The Tweet Sheet' where we follow your favorite players, broadcasters, journalists, and the occasional unruly fan who are all tweeting about hockey.  Are you gonna get breaking news and reports here?  Just Maybe.  But what you will absolutely get is trash talking, trade rumors, drunken gibberish, and a lot of...

February 21st, 2012 In Buffalo Sabres, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Rumors, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

Let's face it, Rick Nash is not going to the Buffalo Sabres. With Nash not even playing in a position of need for Buffalo, there's really no reason why he should, either. If you're looking for someone from the Columbus Blue Jackets to put on the Sabres, how about Nash's team mate, center Jeff Carter? Jeremy White of WGR Buffalo produced...

February 20th, 2012 In Anaheim Ducks, Boston Bruins, Carolina Hurricanes, Colorado Avalanche, Columbus Blue Jackets, Edmonton Oilers, Fantasy, Florida Panthers, Free Agents, Injury Report, Los Angeles Kings, Montreal Canadiens, NHL Rumors, Ottawa Senators, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Player Profiles, Washington Capitals, Winnipeg Jets 0 comments

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Pre Trade Deadline edition of "Chutes And Ladders". Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can be a lot like the original Milton Bradley game. There are enough twists and turns to drive any normal person crazy. So imagine what it is like for the average...

February 20th, 2012 In Minnesota Wild, News, NHL Rumors, Previews and Predictions, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

With the NHL trade deadline less than 2 weeks away, the Minnesota Wild are trying to keep pace in the Western Conference playoff race. The Wild were mired in a 7 game losing streak, during which they only managed to gain 2 out of 12 possible points. Teams such as Calgary, Colorado, and Dallas all jumped Minnesota in the standings during the losing...

February 19th, 2012 In Minnesota Wild, NHL Rumors 0 comments Marek Zidlicky played today in Minnesota's 2-0 win over Boston. He skated 21:04 minutes of ice time, blocked a couple of shots and generally had a solid game. However, everything suggests that the damage has been done between the blue-liner and the Wild, and it now seems inevitable that Zidlicky will be traded before the February 27 deadline, probably to New Jersey. Read more

February 19th, 2012 In New Jersey Devils, NHL Rumors, Winnipeg Jets 0 comments

Earlier today, Tom Gulitti of northjersey.com threw out an interesting notion in passing, while discussing the New Jersey Devils' need for a defenceman - reacquiring Johnny Oduya from the Jets. The idea struck as something very plausible, something Oduya would likely welcome - after all, the best years of his relatively young NHL career were...

February 17th, 2012 In NHL Rumors, Washington Capitals 5 comments

The NHL's trade deadline is less than two weeks away (February 27, 3PM EST) and the hockey world is buzzing with Rick Nash rumors. Multiple outlets have reported over the past week of the Columbus Blue Jacket's franchise player's availability and the cost to acquire his services. At 27-years-old, Rick Nash is one of the purest goal scorers...

February 16th, 2012 In New Jersey Devils, NHL Rumors, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

As the NHL Trade Deadline draws closer, the New Jersey Devils could find themselves looking to upgrade their defensive corps. The Devils have two defensemen (Bryce Salvador and Kurtis Foster) that are unrestricted free agents after this year, while Mark Fayne and prospect Matt Taormina are to become restricted free agents. New Jersey’s...

February 15th, 2012 In Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Rumors, Philadelphia Flyers, Trades Contracts and Transactions 1 comments

The Columbus Blue Jackets currently own the worst record in the NHL – and it’s not even close.  The NHL's newest expansion franchise has all but mathematically been eliminated from a playoff berth this season and with the trade deadline looming, it is inevitable that Columbus will look to sell what little talent it has on its roster. ...

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