December 28th, 2015 In Chicago Blackhawks, Ottawa Senators, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

On Monday the Chicago Blackhawks decided to waive defenseman David Rundblad. Despite Chicago sending a 2nd round draft pick to Arizona to acquire him, and signing him to a two-year contract extension, Joel Quenneville never seems to have warmed to him. He's spent the vast majority of the season wearing a suit in the press box. Rundblad has...

December 28th, 2015 In Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship 0 comments

Day three of the 2016 World Junior Championship was marked by a number of great goaltending performances and some tightly played matches through three of the four games on Monday. Here are eight standout performances from day three of the tournament. 1. Linus Soderstrom, Team Sweden The Islanders draft pick stole the day. Soderstrom made 46...

December 27th, 2015 In Top 10 Lists, World Junior Hockey Championship 0 comments

1. Michael Spacek, Team Czech Republic Spacek was easily the best player on the ice in the first game of the tournament. The Czech forward put the first puck in the net, but it was disallowed due to goaltender interference. But a breakaway opportunity later earned him a penalty shot that wound up being the Czech's only goal of the game. He was...

December 24th, 2015 In Nashville Predators, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

It’s Christmastime, and many people are finishing up on their wish lists. Nashville Predators fans are hoping that Santa Claus can grant some wishes they have for their favorite hockey team. The Predators had a good opening month of October but were sluggish in November with scoring troubles and injuries. The team did secure a 5-1 win over...

December 23rd, 2015 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Top 10 Lists, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

With rumors that Ryan Johansen may be on the move from Columbus not dying down, here are eight potential trade partners for the Blue Jackets and general manager Jarmo Kekalainen that could work in both directions. Nashville Predators It's no secret that Nashville has a lot of the pieces of a championship team, but no number one center and no...

December 22nd, 2015 In Los Angeles Kings, Top 10 Lists, Trades Contracts and Transactions 0 comments

The NHL rumor mill has begun to churn. Although we have yet to turn the calendar and welcome in 2016, speculation has already begun regarding the future homes of numerous stars, in particular those who are pending Unrestricted Free Agents (UFA) and are set to become Free Agents come July 1st. With such a strong potential free agent class,...

December 17th, 2015 In Canucks History, Hockey History, Top 10 Lists, Vancouver Canucks 0 comments

The Franchise Four. The Mount Rushmore. Four players who tell the story of an organization. In this series, I’ll be taking a look at the history of all 30 NHL squads. For criteria, I’m choosing one forward, defenceman, goaltender and a wild card from any position. Since entering the NHL in 1970, the Vancouver Canucks have reached the...

December 17th, 2015 In Arizona Coyotes, Coyotes Goaltending, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

With the team announcing that goaltender Mike Smith will miss upwards of two months, the Coyotes are looking for goaltending help. That's a surprising situation because given this scenario in August, you'd assume they'd stand pat and let the lack of a starter aid the tank job. But it's not a tank for Auston Matthews in the desert. As of...

December 16th, 2015 In Top 10 Lists, Vancouver Canucks 0 comments

A Las Vegas expansion would welcome the chance to join the Pacific Division, which is easily the worst in the NHL this season. Other than the Los Angeles Kings who sit fifth overall in the league, no Pacific team is higher than 19th. Anaheim and Calgary have taken a step back after their vaunted playoff runs, while Arizona and Edmonton have...

December 14th, 2015 In Editor's Choice, Hockey History, Top 10 Lists 0 comments

This week's look through the best NHL milestones and stats features much more than Kane's streak and Jagr's record goal. Kane Carries On With an assist in the first period of Sunday's game against the Vancouver Canucks, Patrick Kane kept his point streak alive at 26 straight games. The streak is now at a Blackhawks franchise-record 26 games....

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