Post Tagged with: "Francois Beauchemin"

Paul Martin's return improves the Penguins' breakout (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

The Edmonton Oilers Free Agent Wish List: Defence

In a recent post, I discussed the dangers of the Oilers trading away one of their young forwards for a goalie, and while that’s a position that certainly needs an […]

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The 8 Best Anaheim Ducks Stats From Round 2

Once again, the Anaheim Ducks have breezed through a round of the playoffs and will enter the Western Conference Championship having only played nine games, after sending the Calgary Flames […]

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3 Potential Defenceman Free Agent Targets for the Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche is a team on the rise with a young core of speedy forwards and a solid number one goalie in Semyon Varlamov.  As far as the teams […]

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The 5 Best Defense Pairings In The NHL

Defense, in sports as in government, is often a vague concept to the outsider looking in. The strategies and vital information, jealously kept by those in charge. Each administrations have […]

Steen left Saturday's game in the second period (Icon SMI)

5 Players The Leafs Might Want Back

The Toronto Maple Leafs will return home from their four-game road trip for a game against the Carolina Hurricanes Monday. The team comes back having gone 0-4-0 and scoring just […]

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Anaheim Ducks’ Midseason Grades: Defensemen

Sami Vatanen View image | gettyimages.com Vatanen has provided the offensive spark from the blueline that the Ducks desperately need. His defensive play remains a work in progress, as does […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 3 comments · Advanced Stats, Anaheim Ducks
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Fantasy Hockey: Streaking Defensemen Under 25% Owned

With the fantasy hockey season in full swing, managers have undoubtedly gone through their fair share of ups and downs by the mid-way mark of the NHL regular season. While […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Injury In Anaheim: Do Ducks’ Injuries Even Matter?

The Anaheim Ducks are a banged up bunch these days. Francois Beauchemin (upper body…), Eric Brewer (foot), Ben Lovejoy (finger), Mark Fistric (back), and Jason Labarbera (upper body!) have all […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Will Hampus Lindholm Avoid the Sophomore Slump?

The Anaheim Ducks are loaded with experience heading into the 2014-2015 regular season. Up front, they’ve got captain Ryan Getzlaf, his line mate Corey Perry, and newcomers Ryan Kesler and […]

by · August 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks
Francois Beauchemin is a savvy veteran that can contribute to a fantasy roster in more ways than one. (Jake Roth-US PRESSWIRE)

Ducks-Kings Game 6 Thoughts

The Los Angeles Kings edged the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 last night, forcing yet another Game 7. The winner takes on the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks in the Conference Final. Some […]

by · May 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks
Anaheim Captain Scott Niedermayer

Do the Ducks Need a Franchise Defenseman?

“Lots of defenseman are good at some elements of the game, but precious few can do it all. So when you find a guy who can be counted on to […]

by · March 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks
Joffrey Lupul is a viable candidate to be traded this offseason in the midst of the Maple Leafs rebuild. (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Top 5 Current Leafs Acquired in Lopsided Deals

There’s always been a lot of buzz about the Leafs making bad deals by giving away draft picks and prospects. For example, Tuukka Rask for Andrew Raycroft (still hurts) and […]