Post Tagged with: "Aaron Ekblad"

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The Calder Kid

What a 2014-2015 NHL regular season we have had; from tank wars to 97 (West) & 98 (East) points needed to make the playoffs. However, one of the most impressive […]

by · May 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Filip Forsberg Snubbed As Calder Finalist, Scores Hat Trick

Prior to Thursday’s Western Conference Quarterfinals Game 5 between the Nashville Predators and Chicago Blackhawks, the NHL announced the 2014-15 finalists for the Calder Trophy, given to the rookie of the […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
John Klingberg has been a very pleasant surprise, and he's doing everything possible to not be ignored in fantasy circles.

New Contract Good for Stars and Klingberg

It’s been six years, but the Dallas Stars may have finally found someone to fill the shoes of Sergei Zubov. And Jim Nill wasted little time locking up the 22-year-old. […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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The Most Improved Team in the NHL

View image | gettyimages.com There are a few teams to consider when thinking about the most improved team in the league. Though for my money, it’s an easy decision in […]

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Hockey News: Coaching Changes; Throwing Burgers; Ekblad and Mitchell

The Canadiens are the first team to reach 100 points this season. [Montreal Gazette] The legendary Bob Cole has his own app. [Edmonton Journal] Dear Sens fans, stop throwing burgers […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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The Most Underrated Defense in the NHL

The most underrated defense in the NHL resides in South Florida. Surprised? You shouldn’t be.

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A New Year for Nyquist

No. 14 Dishing it Out in 2015 Since the turn of the New Year, Gustav Nyquist and line mate, Henrik Zetterberg, have been the Wings’ best players. With 11 points […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Tyler Seguin turns 23 at the end of January, but is competing in his second NHL All-Star Game (Credit: Alex Busch/Staff)

NHL All-Star Media Day: Youth Starting to Become All-Star Favorites

From top to bottom, the NHL All-Star field has one thing in common: youth. Well, for the most part. There will always be veterans like Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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NHL All-Star Game or All-Farce Game?

Florida Panthers rookie Aaron Ekblad replacing the injured Erik Johnson of the Colorado Avalanche on Friday best sums up the joke that is the NHL All-Star Game. Ekblad, who was […]

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Know Your 2015 NHL All-Stars: Rookies

Between the 2012 NHL Lockout and the 2014 Sochi Olympics, fans felt like there might never be another NHL All-Star Game. Now the big weekend is only a week away, […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Forsberg vs. Ekblad: The Calder Debate

Before the 2014-15 season began, the Calder trophy seemed as if it was Jonathan Drouin’s to lose. As 2014 ended, Drouin was no longer in the conversation and new names like […]

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Forget the Calder for Aaron Ekblad, What About the Norris?

It’s easy to forget at times that Aaron Ekblad is only 18 years old and is in his first NHL, let alone professional hockey, season. A year ago, Ekblad was […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers