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Death and Rebirth of an NHL Tough Guy

  Fan Favourite Falls Out of Favour What is this a funeral?! A lot of media and fans have been circling like vultures looking to dive bomb in with their […]

Drew Stafford lit the lamp 31 times for the Sabres in an abbreviated 62-game season.

5 Potential Trade Targets for San Jose

Roller Coaster Year The San Jose Sharks have had a roller coaster first half of the 2014-15 season. During an arduous road heavy start to the season they went just […]

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Confusion Continues; Oilers Return Leon Draisaitl to CHL

In what is yet another confusing decision by the Edmonton Oilers, Leon Draisaitl, the third overall pick from the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, has been returned to the Canadian Hockey […]

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Craig MacTavish, The Edmonton Oilers And Collecting Assets

  View image | It was a trade that anyone who follows the Edmonton Oilers knew was coming but by no means did it make it any easier for […]

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Oilers Trade Perron To Penguins: Address Future, Neglect Today

Breaking news today out of Edmonton — A few days after scoring the shootout winner against the defending Stanley Cup Champions the Oilers have traded David Perron to the Pittsburgh […]

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Oilers Claim Forward Matt Fraser

The NHL waiver wire can be both a constructive and degrading beast, allowing teams to drastically improve their roster by claiming a player, or severely hurt teams who choose to run the risk […]

Top Five Buffalo Sabres’ UFA Trade Bait

Top Five Buffalo Sabres’ UFA Trade Bait

Thirty-six games into the 2014-2015 NHL season, the Buffalo Sabres have earned a record of 14-19-3. After a woeful start where Buffalo found itself in last place for a good […]

How to Identify NHL Organizational Mismanagement

How to Identify NHL Organizational Mismanagement

The top-flight, stud NHL players that receive headlines and make the cover of your favorite NHL video game are probably overpaid. There should be a disclaimer here: I’m a firm […]

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Benning: Canucks not Looking to Trade for a Defender

Dan Hamhuis may be the most vital member of the Vancouver Canucks. The 32-year-old, Smithers, BC native was struck down with a serious groin injury in a November game against […]


Trade Talk: Shopping Taylor Hall

Taylor Hall’s name is out there. Rightly or wrongly, it has people talking and proposing all kinds of outlandish trade scenarios. The reality is, Hall is the best player on […]

One Player on Every NHL Team Who Should be Traded

One Player on Every NHL Team Who Should be Traded

As the December 19th holiday roster freeze quickly approaches, trade talks will be heightened as teams look to make moves in order to improve their respective squads. Although there is no rush […]

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Will Jordan Nolan Be United with his Father in Buffalo?

By the time Ted Nolan accepted the coaching position in Buffalo, his son had already won a Stanley Cup with the Los Angeles Kings in 2012. He solidified himself as […]