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Trade Analysis: Toronto Maple Leafs Acquire Jonathan Bernier

  It wasn’t long ago that I was ranting about it being in the Leafs best interest to NOT acquire Jonathan Bernier. In fact, it was only three days ago […]

by · June 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Why Signing Raffi Torres is NOT a Mistake

San Jose’s big signing over the offseason has already happened in the informal agreement of Logan Couture’s contract extension.  However, in the background lies the contract of Raffi Torres.  The […]

by · June 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Top 15 Free Agents of 2013

The 2013 NHL free agent crop is generally considered to be thin and lacking a lot of big name, top end talent. With the salary cap going down next season, and […]

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Logan Couture Exten$ion Bang On

The San Jose Sharks playoff woes of the past decade have been well documented. Every year they’re in the mix, and every year they come up short. Every year they […]

by · June 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Edmonton Oilers Offseason Focus: The Forwards

The third of three features that will look at the Oilers in their three positional areas. Taking a look at where the strengths are and what weaknesses they need to look at […]

by · June 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Malkin Re-Ups; How Does it Affect Letang?

On Thursday morning, Penguins GM Ray Shero announced that he had reached an agreement on a contract extension for center Evgeni Malkin. The deal is for eight years and $76 […]

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Edmonton Oilers Offseason Focus: The Defence

  The second of three features that will look at the Oilers in their three positional areas. Taking a look at where the strengths are and what weaknesses they need to look […]

by · June 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Should the Penguins Entertain Trading Evgeni Malkin?

Hear me out on this. If only for just five seconds. Currently, the Pittsburgh Penguins are in a bit of a predicament. They have their franchise goalie, Marc-Andre Fleury, sitting […]

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Are The Detroit Red Wings In Danger of Losing Pavel Datsyuk?

Now that the Detroit Red Wings’ season is over, the Pavel Datsyuk-contract saga begins. The Russian forward just finished the sixth season of his 7-year contract worth $6.7 million per […]

by · June 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Mikael Samuelsson: Wasted Season Equals Wasted Salary For Detroit

When Red Wings general manager, Ken Holland signed Mikael Samuelsson to a 2-year, $6 million contract on July 1st, 2012, he thought he was signing the Swedish, right-winger that helped […]

by · May 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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2013-14 Nashville Predators: Who Stays, Who Goes

  With the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs coming to a close, with two game-7s, the Predators are still left to wonder what could have been different this […]

by · May 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Thomas Vanek’s Potential Landing Spots

The 2013 NHL Draft was already set to be an exciting time for both the league and the Buffalo Sabres. A draft this deep could turn around the fortunes of […]

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Trades Contracts and Transactions