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Top 10 Most Likely to Be Traded

It is now late-July, and for the most part teams are content with the roster they are set to ice for the upcoming season. They are, at the very least, […]

by · July 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Becoming Your Dad? We’ve Got You Covered

During the summer there’s obviously a slow down in hockey news, so we explore the offbeat a little more. Here’s a neat ad that was shared with me recently – […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Oshie's thrilling 4-for-6 shootout was a moment for the ages (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

The Shootout; the NHL’s Smartest Decision?

It’s quite the debate, something that nearly every hockey fan has an opinion on. Many feel that the shootout is an offensive showcase and an unfair way to decide a […]

by · July 20, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary
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Is The NHL Repeating Previous Contract Mistakes?

This off-season thus far has seen a lot of activity in the NHL. New rising stars have been drafted, trades have been made in hopes of improving teams, and free […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 5 comments · News/Commentary
With mountains, lakes, forests and money, about the only thing Seattle doesn't have is the NHL and NBA - yet. Credit: Spmenic, at Wikimedia Commons.

The NHL to Seattle: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

When last I wrote on the subject, the sun, moon and stars were aligning perfectly. NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly was openly discussing expansion, a contingent of Seattle politicos were […]

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Predators Sign Centermen Ribeiro, Roy

With Mike Fisher being out the next 4-6 months, the Nashville Predators became very desperate in acquiring a center, whether it was via trade or free agency. The sign of desperation […]

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It’s Time To Do Away With Offer Sheets

You’re a general manager overlooking your roster for the upcoming season and you notice a gaping hole in your lineup. Your team is one #1 defenseman away from being a […]

by · July 9, 2014 · 4 comments · News/Commentary
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Is The NHL Finished With Mike Ribeiro?

After just his first season of a four-year, $22 million deal, the Arizona Coyotes are finished with Mike Ribeiro. And while the details of Ribeiro’s reversal of fortunes are a […]

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Predators Lose Fisher 4-6 Months: So What Now?; Volchenkov Signed

A few days after signing Olli Jokinen to bolster up the Nashville Predators down the middle, they lost arguably their best center for 4-6 months. According to a statement from […]

Dave Bolland suffered a lacerated leg during the Maple Leafs loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

The Overpaid Free Agent Team: July 1 Edition

What is more Canadian than NHL Free Agency on Canada Day? It’s a day many fans have circled on their calendars to see where their GMs will make moves to […]

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2020-21: The NHL of the Future

It’s an exciting time in the NHL offseason. The NHL Entry Draft wrapped last weekend and we’re now in the midst of free agency frenzy. Ah, Christmas in July. The […]

by · July 1, 2014 · 8 comments · News/Commentary
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Dead Weight: 5 Players That Must Be a Compliance Buyout

The Compliance Buyout is a chance for teams to cut dead weight from their roster. It’s like giving you the chance to return that hideous sweater a relative got you […]

by · June 30, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary