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Detroit Goaltending: Be Friends With The Monster

A “Big” Help Standing at 6′ 3” Jonas Gustavsson makes his presence felt wherever he goes. Throughout the 2013-2014 NHL season, the man known as “The Monster” in Detroit asserted […]

Brayden Schenn is widely considered a Flyers untouchable (theseoduke/Flickr)

Do The Flyers Consider Brayden Schenn Expendable?

Flyers GM Paul Holmgren has proven he’s not afraid to make unpopular decisions. Trading the cornerstones of the franchise in Mike Richards and Jeff Carter is all the proof you […]

Blackhawks Land Trevor van Riemsdyk

Blackhawks Land Trevor van Riemsdyk

The brother of Toronto Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk has inked a two-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks that will go into effect next season. Trevor van Riemsdyk will […]

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NCAA Hockey: Ex-College Hockey Players Traded During the Trade Deadline

According to College Hockey Inc., 31 percent of the hockey players in the NHL have come from NCAA Division I hockey. During the 2014 NHL trade deadline, 38 players were […]

by · March 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Free Agents, NCAA
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Montreal’s French Canadian Nightmare

Pressure is one reason why big name players regularly pass on the Montreal Canadiens. This summer, Daniel Briere wasn’t one of them.

by · December 23, 2013 · 0 comments · Free Agents, Montreal Canadiens
Morrow was the Stars' captain at the time he was traded (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

What Brenden Morrow Brings to the Blues

After a weekend of speculation, Blues GM Doug Armstrong made it official on Monday when he signed former Dallas Stars captain Brenden Morrow to a one-year, $1.5 million contract. Morrow […]

by · September 23, 2013 · 0 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
Alex Pietrangelo battles with Anze Kopitar in the 2013 playoffs (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Breaking Down Pietrangelo’s Contract

The waiting is finally over. On Friday, Alex Pietrangelo reached a contract extension with the St. Louis Blues, signing a seven-year, $45.5 million contract extension. Jeremy Rutherford of the St. […]

Morrow was the Stars' captain at the time he was traded (HermanVonPetri/Flickr)

Brendan Morrow To the Canes?

I recently read a report on SBNation that former Stars captain Brendan Morrow was engaged in talks with Canes GM Jim Rutherford. It’s an interesting piece of news for many reasons, […]

by · September 7, 2013 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Free Agents
Alex Pietrangelo battles with Anze Kopitar in the 2013 playoffs (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

What does Bouwmeester’s Contract Mean for Pietrangelo?

After being signed to take over the #1 defenseman role in Calgary in the summer of 2009, Jay Bouwmeester found himself wearing the Bluenote at the trade deadline last season. […]

by · August 3, 2013 · 2 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
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Valtteri Filppula Signing Upgrades Bolts

There wasn’t a dry eye in the Bay in late June, when the Lightning announced that they would use one of their compliance buy-outs on long-time captain and face of […]

by · August 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Tampa Bay Lightning
Chris Stewart has seen his name surface in trade rumors (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Chris Stewart Returns to Blues for 2 Years

The St. Louis Blues were generous enough to give their RFA right-winger a hefty wedding present. The Blues announced on Friday that they agreed to terms with 2013 leading-scorer Chris […]

by · July 19, 2013 · 1 comment · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
Clowe signed a 5-year contract with the Devils on July 5 (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

The NHL Compliance Buy-Out Loophole

Mulligans are definitely nice to have in real life. For those that are unfamiliar, a mulligan is a golf term that allows you to have a redo of a poor […]