Post Tagged with: "Dustin Penner"

Dougie Hamilton will be a key contributor to the Calgary Flames for years. (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

The Edmonton Oilers, Offer Sheets and Dougie Hamilton

Over the last number years, it has almost become an annual tradition for fans of the Edmonton Oilers to concoct a list of potential restricted free agents for the organization […]

Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Crosby Wasn’t Arrested; Habs Sportsnet Deal

Just for the record, Sidney Crosby was not arrested. [Pensblog] The Ottawa Sun must have confused Sid with Justin Beiber. [CBC] The Philadelphia Flyers are bringing back Zac Rinaldo. [Puck […]

by · September 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Clearance Bin Signings the Sharks Should Look Into

We are more than half way into the dog-days of summer and NHL news is getting fewer and further between. You need look no further for proof than the Twitter explosion […]

by · July 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Advanced Stats, San Jose Sharks
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Top 10 NHL UFA’s Available Mid-Summer

The summer is entering it’s mid-point with many names off the board. That said there are still plenty of names available including; Martin Brodeur, Daniel Alfredsson, Dustin Penner and Michael […]

Dustin Penner remains a UFA in late August (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

Dustin Penner, A Viable Option For Philadelphia?

The Flyers are in need of more than just defensive support and overall team speed. They now find themselves looking to fill a void that will apparently be left behind […]

by · June 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Philadelphia Flyers
This Vancouver Canucks fan may have the stuff, but her team fell short in bringing the cup back to Canada. (Icon SMI)

Women and Hockey, Pink Hats and Equality

I was 6 years old the first and last time I wore a hockey jersey to school. It was a gorgeous retro Calgary Flames jersey and I had found it […]

by · April 21, 2014 · 19 comments · News
Chris Kunitz has lost a step this season. Could he be available for trade? (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Does the “Kunitz Effect” Have Broader Value?

Evaluating prospects before they’re drafted is tricky business. It’s nearly impossible to know how a guy’s game is going to translate to the NHL, or predict how he will progress […]

by · April 21, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · News
Mikhail Grabovski (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Examining the Washington Capitals’ UFAs

With their six-season playoff streak snapped, the Washington Capitals are facing a number of questions. The blame game is in full swing, with its targets ranging from the coaching staff […]

by · April 19, 2014 · 3 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals Acquire Dustin Penner

In what is just the onset of NHL trade deadline activity, the Washington Capitals and General Manager George McPhee made a minor but important move Tuesday afternoon, acquiring Anaheim Ducks […]

by · March 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · News, Washington Capitals
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Fantasy Hockey Church: The 6 Edicts

Sometimes fantasy hockey answers to a higher power. Daily fantasy hockey often is even more mysterious. This is why there are certain thoughts and precepts that we try to apply […]

by · December 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
Olli Maatta has been great for the Penguins, and there is no doubt that he has excelled fairly quickly for a youngster. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Giguere Shuts-out Pens; Mike Smith Scores a Goal

In case you missed it, Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith scored a goal. Not a deflection, he actually shot it. Smith also has more goals on the season than Flyers […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
Anaheim Ducks Without Two Key Players In Season Opener Loss

Anaheim Ducks Without Two Key Players In Season Opener Loss

Before the puck had dropped for the Anaheim Ducks’ season opener against the Colorado Avalanche, I already had a sour taste in my mouth for two reasons. One being, after […]

by · October 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Colorado Avalanche