Post Tagged with: "Dion Phaneuf"

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NHL Players Destined to Be Traded

Throughout the regular season, the NHL rumor mill is full of players that many believe are certain to be traded at or around the NHL trade deadline. Unfortunately, most of […]

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Are we being too impatient or is Jamie Oleksiak destined to fall short of his potential?  The Stars drafted the hulking 6’7 250 defenseman in the 1st round (14th overall) […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
An offensive threat, this season has shown the holes in Phil Kessel's defensive game. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

A Kessel-centric Maple Leafs Mailbag

Welcome to another addition of the Maple Leafs Mailbag.  While you no doubt are familiar with the concept of mailbags, this one comes straight from under the desk of the Toronto […]

by · May 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Detroit Red Wings Brendan Smith - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

The Detroit Red Wings 2015 Offseason Gameplan

Another season has come and gone for the Detroit Red Wings. We saw the Wings extend their amazing playoff streak to 24 years and push an exceptionally talented Tampa Bay […]

by · May 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
There's no doubting what Phil Kessel could bring to the Islanders, but would it be worth it for Garth Snow to bring in such a figure into New York's dressing room? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Re-thinking the Phil Kessel Problem: Emotions Aside

We’re all having fun discussing who the Leafs might trade and who they might get in exchange for virtually all their players. It seems all but certain the Leafs are […]

by · April 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dion Phaneuf (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Dion Phaneuf: the Most Unfairly Lambasted Player in the NHL

Someone has to say it. Dion Phaneuf is a great player who gets a bad rap. And I get that the Leafs have been garbage almost the whole time he’s […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
P.K. Subban (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Norris Nod Shows Price is Right For P.K.

When P.K. Subban signed a contract extension last season that gave him the highest cap hit among all National Hockey League defensemen, Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin took some […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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3 Potential Offseason Trades for the Dallas Stars

As some teams are busy playing postseason hockey, the Dallas Stars are preparing for next season’s run. With the Stars giving up more goals than almost everyone in the NHL, […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
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The Most Trade-Worthy Maple Leafs

The day known to Maple Leafs fans and former employees as “Bloody Sunday” marked the first major steps in the club’s attempt at a full-scale rebuild. With that, however, the […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer and wife, April, had their own battle with Twitter bullies during the team's struggles last season. (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Minute – Pure Class Off-Ice

The internet is littered with articles detailing the abysmal on-ice performance of the 2014-2015 Toronto Maple Leafs. This is not one of those stories. Despite the Toronto Maple Leafs dismal on-ice […]

Detroit Red Wings Brendan Smith - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Smith or No Smith – Time To Part Ways With Brendan Smith?

Following the 2011-2012 AHL season, Hockey’s Future provided this talent analysis for Brendan Smith, Smith, who is regarded as a high-end offensive defenseman, is a silky smooth skater who moves effortlessly. […]

There's no doubting what Phil Kessel could bring to the Islanders, but would it be worth it for Garth Snow to bring in such a figure into New York's dressing room? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Phil Kessel Doesn’t Need A Lesson In Media Relations

Last Tuesday, a Globe and Mail sports writer published this article. Of course, being a Leafs fan, I clicked the link, initially thinking that it might be a humorous take on the […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs