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Captials Add Depth, Sign Dan Ellis

On Saturday, the Washington Capitals added goaltending depth by signing veteran netminder Dan Ellis to a one-year, two-way contract. NEWS: #Caps sign goaltender Dan Ellis to a one-year, two-way contract. […]

by · July 4, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Washington Capitals
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Will Goaltending Sink the Panthers?

After reacquiring Roberto Luongo, it appears the last thing the Florida Panthers need to worry about is goaltending. But Luongo won’t be the netminder for all 82 games. The Panthers will […]

by · June 25, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
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Dallas Stars Strike Nice Balance With Pre-Deadline Deals

  It wasn’t the trade deadline that many Dallas Stars fans expected, but it turned out to be a very memorable one nevertheless. Following months of speculation leading up to […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Five Keys to a Successful Second Half for the Dallas Stars

The Olympic break is over and the Dallas Stars find themselves in the thick of the playoff race in the Western Conference. The good news is that as of February […]

by · February 25, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
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From the Waiver Wire: What Happened to Linus Omark?

In today’s internet driven society, it’s not uncommon for athletes to get run over the hype machine. Prospects are faced with an enormous amount of pressure, many times before they […]

by · February 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
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The Minnesota Wild’s Top 5 Goals in the First 5 Games

In the early-going of the season, the Minnesota Wild’s win total has left more to be desired. After five games, the Wild find themselves with six total points which puts […]

by · October 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
Which Newcomer Will Have Greatest Impact On Dallas Stars?

Which Newcomer Will Have Greatest Impact On Dallas Stars?

It didn’t take long after the final horn sounded last season before the Dallas Stars began making widespread changes. GM Jim Nill and head coach Lindy Ruff were hired. The […]

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Who Backs Up Lehtonen in Dallas Next Season?

Hopefully Kari Lehtonen likes the Dallas Stars new jerseys that were unveiled Tuesday, because the goaltender will be wearing the new digs for the foreseeable future. The Finnish goaltender is […]

by · June 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Dallas Stars
Antti Niemi certainly proved that he was worth the money during his solid 2012-2013 NHL season. (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Fantasy Hockey Chateau Bow Wow (Goalie Fatalities PLUS)

Sometimes there is quick and then there is not so quick. With a packed schedule, there were bound to be fantasy cringe worthy moments. It just seemed there were more […]

by · April 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Humor
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Fantasy Hockey Chateau Bow Wow (April 9th)

The Monday night schedule had only five games and yet full of performances that made you say what the hell? No, we’re not going to say look up at this […]

by · April 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy, Humor
Dan Ellis needs to play strong for the Hurricanes this week. (Andy Martin Jr.)

Carolina Hurricanes: Upcoming Week is Make or Break

The Carolina Hurricanes started off the season stronger than anyone expected, taking control of the Southeast Division for a long period of time.

Alex Semin was having a comeback season creating one of the top lines in the Eastern Conference with Eric Staal and Jiri Tlusty. The acquisition of Jordan Staal looked brilliant as he created secondary scoring with line mate Jeff Skinner. Cam Ward was also playing well in goal earning wins to cement the Hurricanes as playoff favorites.

But in the past month, the tracks have fallen off for the Hurricanes, who currently sit at 13th in the Eastern Conference and have been taken over by both the Winnipeg Jets and Washington Capitals in the Southeast.

by · April 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Depth Propelling Hurricanes to New Heights

The Carolina Hurricanes sit atop the Southeast Division, and while their star players have been on fire, depth has been key to their recent success, as well.

by · February 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes